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According to this study, researchers have attempted to comprehend the association between juvenile delinquency and academic performance and achievement. The article asserts that poor academic performance can alter a child’s behavior for the worst. The article also proves that the rates of juvenile recidivism are highly correlated with low levels of academic achievement. Maniadaki, Katerina & Kakouros, Efthymios & Karaba, R.. (2009). Juvenile delinquency and mental health. _health/citation/download This article analysis the reason juvenile delinquency occurs, through an increased comprehension of the beginning of such crimes among the youths. The article relates the increase
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CORRECTIONAL WRITING ESSAY 10 of juvenile recidivism with use of substances and mental illnesses. The article conclude that the psychological maladjustment are contributing factors to juvenile delinquency and recidivism. McMackin, R. A., Tansi, R., & LaFratta, J. (2004). Special section: Studies in the rehabilitation of juvenile offenders, recidivism among juvenile offenders over periods ranging from one to twenty years following residential treatment. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 28, 1–15. Doi: 10.1300/ J076v38n03_01 This article examines the recidivism information and data for young delinquents discharged between 1976 and i995 from a residential treatment unit in Massachusetts. The article shows that chronic offending was highly associated with recidivism. OJP Annual Report--Mapping a Course 2010 The office of justice program report address the causes of juvenile delinquency and correlates the high rates with the increased peer pressure among youths. The report also asserts that the high rate of juvenile delinquent is as a result of weak social bonds, as well as past history with crime. This implies that if a young person has witnessed a crime cases in the past within his lineage, there are high chances of engaging in the juvenile recidivism for such young people. Sourander, Andre & Elonheimo, Henrik & Niemelä, Solja & Nuutila, Ari-Matti & Helenius, Hans & Sillanmäki, Lauri & Piha, Jorma & Tamminen, Tuula & Kumpulainen, Kirsti & Moilenen, Irma & Almqvist, Frederik. (2010). Childhood Predictors of Male Criminality: A Prospective Population-Based Follow-up Study From Age 8 to Late Adolescence. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 45. 578-86. 10.1097/01.chi0000205699.58626.b5.
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CORRECTIONAL WRITING ESSAY 11 This article asserts that living in a disunited and broken family where parents have low education level, unethical and maladaptive behaviors and hyperactivity in middle childhood predict criminal delinquency in late adolescences. The article also emphasizes and provides strategies of preventing later criminality. Children raised in such backgrounds have high tendency of engaging in violence, drunkenness, illegal substance use, property traffic and theft activities.
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