Offending from Childhood to Late Middle Age Recent Results from the Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development /

Offending from Childhood to Late Middle Age is a timely volume by leading researchers in Life Course Criminology, which reports new findings from The Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development, a prospective longitudinal survey of 411 South London males first studied at age 8 in 1961. The main aim of...

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Main Author: Farrington, David P.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Piquero, Alex R., Jennings, Wesley G.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Springer New York : 2013.
Series: SpringerBriefs in Criminology,
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-6105-0
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The Cambridge Study: previous results
  • The Social Interview at Age 48
  • Official Criminal Careers
  • Self-reported versus official offending
  • Life Success at Age 48
  • Persisters, desisters, and late onset offenders
  • Psychopathy at age 48
  • Death at age 48
  • Costs and benefits of offending
  • Conclusions and Policy Implications.