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Article in Journal of Youth and Adolescence 44(3) · December 2014 with 12 Reads. How we measure 'reads'.

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The authors, Xiangming Fang, Richard Rosenfeld, Linda L. Dahlberg, and Curtis S. Florence seek to determine whether . Florence seek to determine whether there is a linear or nonlinear relationship between neighborhood disadvantage and violent behavior by youth, and whether there is a disadvantage threshold or ceiling in regards to its influence on violence.

Edberg, Fang, and Florence revolutionize the economics of youth and violence literature by bringing together expertly written contributions that focus on the relationship between macroeconomic factors (inflation, unemployment.

Edberg, Fang, and Florence revolutionize the economics of youth and violence literature by bringing together expertly written contributions that focus on the relationship between macroeconomic factors (inflation, unemployment, poverty rate, income inequality) and the propensity of youth for violent crime.

How do economic conditions such as poverty, unemployment, inflation, and economic growth impact youth violence? Economics and Youth Violence provides a much-needed new perspective on this crucial issue.

RICHARD ROSENFELD, CURTIS S. FLORENCE, FANG XIANGMING and MARK EDBERG. Youth violence is a serious public health problem that affects young people, their families, and communities across the United States. Scholars, policymakers, and the general public have long been interested in how economic conditions such as poverty, unemployment, inflation, and economic growth affect public problems, including the level and types of youth violence in a community or society, the focus of the current volume. The connection between macroeconomic factors and youth violence has been referenced or alluded to in much of the literature on this issue.

Rosenfeld, Richard, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, and Curtis S. Florence, ed. Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community. Messner, Steven F. and Richard Rosenfeld. Florence, eds. 2013. Economics and. Crime and the American Dream. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. Rosenfeld, Richard, Kenna Quinet, and Crystal Garcia, eds. 2012. Goldberger, Arthur and Richard Rosenfeld, eds. 2008. Understanding Crime Trends

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Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community (Hardback). Economics and Youth Violence provides a much-needed new perspective on this crucial issue.

Economics and Youth Violence provides a much-needed new perspective on this crucial issue.

By Richard Rosenfeld, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, Curtis S. Florence. The connection between macroeconomic factors and youth violence has been referenced or alluded to in much of the literature on this issue

By Richard Rosenfeld, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, Curtis S. Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community. By Richard Rosenfeld, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, Curtis S.

How do economic conditions such as poverty, unemployment, inflation, and economic growth impact youth violence?Economics and Youth Violenceprovides a much-needed new perspective on this crucial issue. Pinpointing the economic factors that are most important, the editors and contributors in this volume explore how different kinds of economic issues impact children, adolescents, and their families, schools, and communities.Offering new and important insights regarding the relationship between macroeconomic conditions and youth violence across a variety of times and places, chapters cover such issues as the effect of inflation on youth violence; new quantitative analysis of the connection between race, economic opportunity, and violence; and the cyclical nature of criminal backgrounds and economic disadvantage among families. Highlighting the complexities in the relationship between economic conditions, juvenile offenses, and the community and situational contexts in which their connections are forged,Economics and Youth Violenceprompts important questions that will guide future research on the causes and prevention of youth violence.
Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community download epub
Education & Reference
Author: Richard Rosenfeld,Mark Edberg,Xiangming Fang,Curtis S. Florence
ISBN: 0814789307
Category: Teen & Young Adult
Subcategory: Education & Reference
Language: English
Publisher: NYU Press (August 19, 2013)
Pages: 336 pages