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ERIC Number: EJ665581
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-118X
An Integrated Theory of the Adolescent Peak in Offending.
Agnew, Robert
Youth & Society, v34 n3 p263-99 Mar 2003
Reviews major theories of the adolescent crime rate peak; presents the integrated theory (which attempts to explain why most people in modern, industrialized societies increase their levels of offending during adolescence); and discusses the extent to which individual, group, and temporal factors influence the applicability of the theory. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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