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Child Social Skills Training in the Prevention of Antisocial Development and Crime  

Friedrich Lösel and Doris Bender

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
This article studies child social skills training, which can be easily implemented by teachers in schools or preschools. This training aims to prevent antisocial development in children, ... More

Delinquency Prevention  

Brandon C. Welsh

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Dec 2011
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Sep 2012
Delinquency prevention involves intervening in the lives of children and youths before they engage in delinquency. Delinquency control or repression responds to individuals after a ... More

Examining the Effectiveness of Juvenile Residential Programs  

Doris Layton MacKenzie and Rachel Freeland

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Dec 2011
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Sep 2012
Much controversy exists about the use of juvenile residential programs for delinquents. They are argued to be inherently detrimental by some, means of rehabilitation by others, and still ... More

Peer Influence, Mentoring, and the Prevention of Crime  

Christopher J. Sullivan and Darrick Jolliffe

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
There are a lot of criminological theories that state that criminal behavior is more or less likely dependent upon peers and the value placed on shared relationships. This article studies ... More

Preventing Future Criminal Activities of Delinquents and Offenders  

Doris Layton MacKenzie

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
This article discusses management of and programming for offenders and delinquents using an evidence-based perspective. It notes that these two strategies can help reduce future criminal ... More

Schools and Prevention  

Denise C. Gottfredson, Philip J. Cook, and Chongmin Na

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Mar 2012
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Sep 2012
Student misbehavior, which includes school violence and bullying, interfere with academic achievements and is one of the major sources of teacher turnover in American schools. This article ... More

Trends in Juvenile Justice Policy and Practice  

Donna M. Bishop and Barry C. Feld

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Dec 2011
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Sep 2012
Over the last century, the juvenile justice system has strayed far, opposed of its foundational ideals. Attentiveness to children's needs has given way to concentration on the offense. ... More

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