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Causes of Delinquency

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In Causes of Delinquency, Hirschi attempts to state and test a theory of delinquency, seeing in the delinquent a person relatively free of the intimate attachments, the aspirations, and the moral beliefs that bind most people to a life within the law. In prominent alternative theories, the delinquent appears either as a frustrated striver forced into delinquency by his acceptance of the... More
Book Information
PublisherTransaction Publishers
BindingPaperback (9 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages309
ISBN-100765809001
ISBN-13978-0765809001
Publication Date12/24/2001
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About Travis Hirschi (Author) : Travis Hirschi is a published author. Published credits of Travis Hirschi include Causes of Delinquency.
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