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ERIC Number: EJ346272
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Class in the Household: A Power-Control Theory of Gender and Delinquency.
Hagan, John; And Others
American Journal of Sociology, v92 n4 p788-816 Jan 1987
Presents an expansion of power-control theory of delinquency based on household characteristics. States that this refined theory accounts for fluctuations in delinquency rates due to social class and gender. Maintains the theory calls for major changes in studying class, gender, and delinquency, as well as for a new appreciation of importance of gender and structures of patriarchy. (Author/JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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