Prospective Studies of Crime and Delinquency

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1 Introduction.- I Criminal Behavior.- 2 Delinquency in Two Birth Cohorts.- 3 Offending from 10 to 25 Years of Age.- 4 Genetic Influence in Criminal Behavior: Evidence from an Adoption Cohort.- 5 Social Class and Crime: Genetics and Environment.- 6 School and Family Origins of Delinquency: Comparisons by Sex.- 7 A Psychosocial Approach to Recidivism.- 8 Testing a General Theory of Deviant Behavior in Longitudinal Perspective.- 9 Delinquency among Metropolitan Boys: A Progress Report.- 10 Hyperactive Boys and Their Brothers at 21: Predictors of Aggressive and Antisocial Outcome.- II Violence and Psychopathy.- 11 Criminal Violence in a Birth Cohort.- 12 Criminal History of the Male Psychopath: Some Preliminary Data.- 13 Testosterone in the Development of Aggressive Antisocial Behavior in Adolescents.- 14 Violent Crime in a Birth Cohort: Copenhagen 1953–1977.- 15 A Longitudinal Study of Aggression and Antisocial Behavior.- 16 Aggression and Criminality in a Longitudinal Perspective.- 17 Linear Causal Modeling of Adaptation and Criminal History in Sexual Offenses.- III Noncriminal Aggressive Behavior.- 18 Early Life Experiences that Relate to Later Aggression by Women.- 19 Familial Characteristics of Adolescents Vulnerable to Subsequent Antisocial Disorders.- Author Index.- Contributing Authors.

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