We are open but due to high demand and courier delays, delivery times are expected to be longer.
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Violence and Serious Theft by Rolf Loeber

In this volume, top experts in the field of delinquency discuss the implications of the findings of the Pittsburgh Youth Study for current conceptualizations of antisocial behavior. Violence and Serious Theft is unique in that it combines the strengths of three disciplines to explain delinquency in young people: developmental psychopathology, criminology, and public health. The book addresses questions in two main areas: serious offending as an outcome over time and developmental aspects of serious offending; and factors which explain why some young males become violent and/or commit serious crime while others do not. Violence and Serious Theft is a resource for researchers, practitioners and students in developmental, school and counseling psychology; psychopathology, psychiatry, public health and criminology.

Buy Violence and Serious Theft by Rolf Loeber from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781138004085
ISBN-10: 1138004081
Format: Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 428
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Jun-2014
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Violence and Serious Theft by Rolf Loeber

Book Reviews - Violence and Serious Theft by Rolf Loeber

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Violence and Serious Theft book by Rolf Loeber and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Rolf Loeber

Rolf Loeber, PhD, is distinguished professor of psychiatry, and professor of psychology and epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh, as well as professor of juvenile delinquency and social development, at Free University, the Netherlands. David P. Farrington, PhD, is professor of psychological criminology at Cambridge University. Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, PhD, is associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. Helene Raskin White, PhD, is professor of sociology with a joint appointment in the Center of Alcohol Studies and Sociology Department at Rutgers University.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.