Social Structure-social Learning and Delinquency

Social Structure-social Learning and Delinquency

Mediation or Moderation?

eBook - 2008
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After critically examining Akers' notion that social learning mediates the relationship between social structures and crime, US criminologist Verrill introduces the possibility that social learning may instead moderate social structure's effect on crime and criminal behavior. He applies the model to the research measures race, poverty, and family disruption. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2008
ISBN: 9781593323523
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vii, 188 pages) : illustrations


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