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- PublisherTaylor & Francis Ltd
- Date of Publication18/07/2015
- GenreSocial Issues, Services & Welfare
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Content Note32 black & white illustrations, 44 black & white tables, 32 black & white line drawings
- Weight462 g
- Width156 mm
- Height234 mm
- Spine15 mm
- Edited byCatrien Bijleveld,Frank Weerman
- Table Of Contents1.Employment, education and crime: a complex field of research, Frank Weerman, Victor van der Geest, Janna Verbruggen, Arjan Blokland, 2. The development of delinquency in adolescence: employment, gender, SES and ethnicity, Britta Ruschoff, Tina Kretschmer, Jan Kornelis Dijkstra, Rene Veenstra, 3. The Relationship between School Performance, Early School Leaving, and Delinquency during and after Secondary School, Tanja Traag, Olivier Marie, Rolf Van Der Velden, 4. School, work and delinquency among older adolescents. Exploring the consequences of different tracks in education and employment after secondary school, Frank Weerman, 5. School, intensive work, excessive alcohol use and delinquency during emerging adulthood, Arjan Blokland 6. Pathways to adulthood and the relation between employment, education and criminal behaviour: a latent class analysis, Hanneke Palmen, Femke Hilverda, Arjan Blokland and Wim Meeus, 7. Educational level, employment, financial support and crime: A longitudinal study of disadvantaged youths, Janna Verbruggen, Victor van der Geest, Arjan Blokland, 8. The effect of unemployment on crime for high risk families in the Netherlands between 1920 and 2005, Geert Mesters, Doreen Huschek, Catrien Bijleveld, 9. Conclusion and discussion: main insights and remaining questoins, Frank Weerman and Catrien Bijleveld, Appendix A: The Dutch school system, Rolf van der Velden, Charlotte Buchner, Tanja Traag, Appendix B: Employment and the Dutch welfare state, Janna Verbruggen.
- Author BiographyFrank Weerman is senior researcher at the NSCR. His research interests are juvenile delinquency and criminological theory, with a focus on the role of peers in delinquent behaviour. He coordinated the NSCR School Project , a longitudinal study among secondary school students, and was also involved in the longitudinal Study of Peers, Activities and Neighbourhoods (SPAN). Catrien Bijleveld is senior researcher at the NSCR and professor of Research Methods in Criminology at the VU University Amsterdam. She has been appointed as member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences (KNAW). Her research activities focus on criminal careers, effects of (experimental) interventions, juvenile sex offenders, historical trends in punishment and offending and intergenerational continuity in offending.
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