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ERIC Number: EJ648325
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-118X
Gender, Self-Control, and Informal Social Control in Adolescence: A Test of Three Models of the Continuity of Delinquent Behavior.
Mason, W. Alex; Windle, Michael
Youth & Society, v33 n4 p479-514 Jun 2002
Evaluated three alternative theories of the continuity of delinquent behavior throughout childhood and into adolescence with a series of nested structural equation models. Longitudinal analyses of 840 middle adolescents revealed that childhood behavior problems directly and indirectly related to adolescent delinquency among boys and had unmediated effects on girls' major delinquency. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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