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Resilient Girls-Factors that Protect Against Delinquency
(NCJ 220124) January 2009
OJJDP Girls Study Group Series, Bulletin, 16 page(s)
Stephanie R. Hawkins, Phillip W. Graham, Jason Williams, and Margaret A. Zahn
 
This study explored four processes hypothesized to operate as protective factors in the lives of girls at risk for delinquency: support from or presence of a caring adult, school connectedness, school success, and religiosity.
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