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Family and Juvenile Delinquency

The role of the family in juvenile delinquency is well established. A family is the first socialization agency. The way parents treat their kids can have a lasting impact. Various studies on this topic suggest that childhood family problems can have impacts on adolescents deviation. For example, one study suggests that a childhood maltreatment can have criminal outcomes 30 years …

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Peer Influence and Juvenile Delinquency

One cannot segregate Peer influence from juvenile criminal behavior . Psychologists believe that friends and peers highly effect young peoples’ decisions. There are many factors other than the peers that effect an adolescent’s behavior. And, therefore, you cannot quantify the extent to which a criminal behavior is linked to a delinquent peer. For example, personal factors, family factors, and society all play important …

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Juvenile Delinquency: Juvenile Laws

Juvenile laws

History of juvenile laws Juvenile laws have been established in the United States of America since 1899 when the first juvenile court was established in Chicago, Illinois.In 1903 another juvenile court was established in Denver by Judge Ben Lindsay. The reason behind the establishment of separate justice system for the young people was their immaturity as compared to adults. Judge …

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Effects of Physical Punishment on Children

Today it is a well known facts that the effects of physical punishment on a child are always negative. The effects of physical punishment on children are not just ineffective but harmful. Regardless of the fact that physical punishment is harmful many families practice it. Most of the families practicing physical punishment believe that it is a form of disciplining their child. …

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Factors Contributing to Juvenile Delinquency

factors contributing to juvenile delinquency

Over the years, several reasons have been presented for juvenile delinquency in adolescents and pre-adolescent kids. The scientific investigation about juvenile delinquency advanced during the last 20 years. Research investigators, juvenile courts, educators, health organizations, adolescent welfare organizations, and mental health institutes have done extensive research on the factors contributing juvenile delinquency. In general, it can be said that juvenile …

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Juvenile Delinquency Prevention

juvenile delinquency prevention

Prevention of juvenile delinquency necessarily means early intervention. An early intervention can help the children become healthy, happy and satisfied adolescents and socially good adults. This is how the society overall can be saved from many evils since juvenile crime results in adult criminals and antisocial behavior. This need programs that provides guidelines to parents, teachers and other community partners who are in …

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Best Health Books of All Time

The health books

Health books and health related literature should be read on a regular basis. Health books are a great source of knowledge regarding food, health, diseases and their prevention. There are millions of health books available on the internet, some of these books are really worth reading. Here is a list of all those books that you must read in order to …

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Career Information for English literature Graduates

Career opportunities are unlimited

Boys and girls who have recently graduated in English literature have a great scope in freelance jobs online; they can also find great opportunities in full time jobs. Today there are great many jobs that require people who have skills in English writing, editing, proofreading, teaching and copywriting. The jobs are not limited to those I have mentioned here, there are hundreds of other opportunities. You …

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What are the principles of Professional Ethics

Professionalism

Professional ethics are the moral attitude, behavior and code of conduct that the professionals have to follow while working in any profession. Every profession has some code of conduct and it is necessary that the professional people know about these code of conduct and try to obey to them. Every company should have ethical, moral and legal rules that the …

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Causes and Solutions of Juvenile Delinquency

Juvenile crime

Juvenile delinquency is also known as teenage crime. It is like any crime that human beings commit but these crime differ because they are committed by young people. Before coming of age girls and boys have less understanding of the world. Parents, friends and teachers are all responsible along with the juvenile who commits a crime. This is why courts do …

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