Juvenile Delinquency Case Study by cee-cee

Juvenile Delinquency
A case study of a 15 year-old male with a history of violent criminal offences.
# 114578 | 745 words | 6 sources | APA | 2009 | US
Published on Jun 16, 2009 in Psychology (Theory) , Criminology (Juvenile Justice)

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The paper describes the case of a 15 year-old male with a current offense of a first degree rape. The paper sheds light on the subject's family background, social relationships and history of victimization and applies theories of behavior to this case. The paper then proposes a viable intervention strategy that is suitable in this particular case.

Theories of Behavior
Case Summary
Theoretical Analysis
Intervention Strategy

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Gerrig, R., Zimbardo, P. (2005) Psychology and Life 17th Edition. Boston: Allyn & Bacon
  • Innes, B. (2007) Serial Killers: The Stories of History's Most Evil Murderers. London: Quercas
  • Macionis, J.J. (2002) Sociology. New Jersey: Prentice Hall
  • Packer, Herbert, L. (1968) The Limits of the Criminal Sanction. Stanford University Press.
  • Schmalleger, F. (1997) Criminal Justice Today: An Introductory Text for the 21st Century. New Jersey: Prentice Hall

Cite this Case Study:

APA Format

Juvenile Delinquency (2009, June 16) Retrieved August 18, 2017, from http://www.academon.com/case-study/juvenile-delinquency-114578/

MLA Format

"Juvenile Delinquency" 16 June 2009. Web. 18 August. 2017. <http://www.academon.com/case-study/juvenile-delinquency-114578/>