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Juvenile Delinquency, Criminal Sentiments, and Self-Sentiments: Exploring a Modified Labeling Theory Proposition

Advances in Group Processes

ISBN: 978-1-78743-193-5, eISBN: 978-1-78743-192-8

ISSN: 0882-6145

Publication date: 12 August 2017

Abstract

Originality/value

This study is the first to test a modified labeling theory proposition on juvenile delinquents.

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Acknowledgements

Acknowledgments

We thank Rob Clark, Amy Miller, Martin Piotrowski, and Cyrus Schleifer for very helpful suggestions. This research was supported, in part, by Grant No. 2001-SI-FX-0006 awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. Funding was administered by the Youth Violence Prevention Program at the University of South Alabama. Funding also came from the Office of Faculty Affairs, the College of Social Sciences, and the Research Foundation at San José State University.

Citation

Kroska, A., Lee, J.D. and Carr, N.T. (2017), "Juvenile Delinquency, Criminal Sentiments, and Self-Sentiments: Exploring a Modified Labeling Theory Proposition", Advances in Group Processes (Advances in Group Processes, Vol. 34), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 21-47. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0882-614520170000034002

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