Desisting from crime : continuity and change in long-term crime patterns of serious chronic offenders

This study examines patterns of offending among persistent juvenile offenders. Employing advanced quantitative techniques to offenders with very high rates of recidivism, Ezell and Cohen demonstrate that many of these apparently hardened criminals will 'grow out' of crime by the time they...

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Main Author: Ezell, Michael Eugene
Other Authors: Cohen, Lawrence E.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2005, 2005
Series:Clarendon studies in criminology / Clarendon studies in criminology
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This study examines patterns of offending among persistent juvenile offenders. Employing advanced quantitative techniques to offenders with very high rates of recidivism, Ezell and Cohen demonstrate that many of these apparently hardened criminals will 'grow out' of crime by the time they reach their 20s
Physical Description:xiii, 328 p. ill
ISBN:9780191699702
0191699705