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Delinquency Intervention and Prevention
A proposal of a model to address delinquency and its prevention.
# 127213 | 4,250 words | 55 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Criminology (Juvenile Justice) , Sociology (General)

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This paper discusses delinquency prevention and intervention and proposes a model that addresses both, incorporating several existing programs and looking at delinquency prevention at the family, school and community levels.

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"Old stereotypes of delinquent youth portrayed them as inexplicably and irremediably bad, a term that suggested much but explained little. Movies often depicted the youth as coming from a hardworking family with loving parents who could not fathom why their delinquent children turned out as they did. The message in these films was that there was no rhyme or reason for delinquency and so therefore it was difficult to stop. Many such films ended with the delinquent's death, suggesting that death was the..."

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