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Age, self-control, and adults' offending behaviors: A research note assessing A general theory of crime


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  • BurtonJr., Velmer S.
  • Evans, T. David
  • Cullen, Francis T.
  • Olivares, Kathleen M.
  • Dunaway, R. Gregory
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Criminal Justice.

    Volume (Year): 27 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 1 (January)
    Pages: 45-54

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:27:y:1999:i:1:p:45-54

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    1. Turner, Michael G. & Piquero, Alex R. & Pratt, Travis C., 2005. "The school context as a source of self-control," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 33(4), pages 327-339.
    2. Gibson, Chris & Schreck, Christopher J. & Miller, J. Mitchell, 2004. "Binge drinking and negative alcohol-related behaviors: A test of self-control theory," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 32(5), pages 411-420.
    3. Gibson, Chris & Wright, John, 2001. "Low self-control and coworker delinquency: A research note," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 29(6), pages 483-492.
    4. Turner, Michael G. & Piquero, Alex R., 2002. "The stability of self-control," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 30(6), pages 457-471.
    5. Williams, Mei Wah M. & Fletcher, Richard B. & Ronan, Kevin R., 2007. "Investigating the theoretical construct and invariance of the self-control scale using confirmatory factor analysis," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 35(2), pages 205-218.
    6. Moon, Byongook & McCluskey, John D. & McCluskey, Cynthia Perez, 2010. "A general theory of crime and computer crime: An empirical test," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(4), pages 767-772, July.
    7. Alvarez-Rivera, Lorna L. & Fox, Kathleen A., 2010. "Instittutional attachments and self-control: Understanding deviance among Hispanic adolescents," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 38(4), pages 666-674, July.


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