Family and Parenting

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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Newborn Checklist for Travelling

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Newborn checklist for travelling enlists all the things that you might need when you have to travel. You might need to travel in an emergency if you have a list of things you won’t forget anything important from keeping. Travelling with a newborn baby needs lots of preparation, for the baby is too young and you might not be able …

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Choosing the Right School for Your Child

School is the most important socialization agency after home, at times school plays such an important role in your life that it becomes primary. As a parent deciding about the right school is very important. Every parent wants to choose the best for their kids in life. Choosing the right school means that you have fulfilled half of your responsibility …

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Why Babies Cry

Why Babies Cry All babies cry and their crying helps you understand that your baby needs you. Crying is a blessing otherwise you won’t be able to understand that your baby is hungry, in pain or sleepy. At times parents can’t get why their baby is crying. It has been proved from several researches that babies don’t cry without any …

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How to trim your baby’s nails for the first time

Trimming your baby’s nails for the first time is not a difficult task. You should take some caution as newborn babies have soft and thin skin that can get trimmed along with the nail. A bruise or cut can bleed and hurt your baby. Parents are often excited about their newborn baby, especially if they are becoming parent for the …

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Why Reading to Children is Important

Reading by parents

Parents often ask from the teachers why reading to children is important? Reading is a habit that should be inculcated in your children, but how you can develop this habit in them. The best way is to read to them when they are not able to read, parents should start reading stories to their children as soon they reach the age …

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