NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ429637
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Movies and Juvenile Delinquency: An Overview.
Snyder, Scott
Adolescence, v26 n101 p121-32 Spr 1991
Notes that film viewing may affect juvenile delinquent through social learning and instigation; identification with movie and movie characters by delinquents is common. Presents examples of how films may serve as initiator or final common pathway of delinquent acts. Adds that prosocial aspects of films dealing with delinquency may exert positive influence on delinquents. Discusses treatment implications. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A