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Shared Beginnings, Divergent Lives

Delinquent Boys to Age 70

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$34.50 • £27.95 • €31.00

ISBN 9780674019935

Publication Date: 03/31/2006

Short

352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

22 line illustrations, 13 tables

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  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Diverging Pathways of Troubled Boys
  • 2. Persistence or Desistance?
  • 3. Explaining the Life Course of Crime
  • 4. Finding the Men
  • 5. Long-Term Trajectories of Crime
  • 6. Why Some Offenders Stop
  • 7. Why Some Offenders Persist
  • 8. Zigzag Criminal Careers
  • 9. Modeling Change in Crime
  • 10. Rethinking Lives in and out of Crime
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2005 Outstanding Book Award, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
  • 2005 Albert J. Reiss Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award, Crime, Law, and Deviance Section of the American Sociological Association
  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2005
  • 2004 Michael J. Hindelang Award, American Society of Criminology
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