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ERIC Number: EJ466533
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
The Neophyte Female Delinquent: A Review of the Literature.
Calhoun, George; And Others
Adolescence, v28 n110 p461-71 Sum 1993
Notes recent escalation of incidence of female delinquency in armed robbery, gang activity, drug trafficking, burglary, weapons possession, aggravated assault, and prostitution. Notes research on etiology centering around dysfunctional families, victimization, aggression, neglect, rejection, physical and sexual abuse, self-perception, gender role, and intellectual ability. Attempts to ascertain status of female delinquency, focusing on definition, etiology, and treatment. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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