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Gang Membership, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior (NCJ 171119) October 1998
12 page(s)
Battin-Pearson, S. R., Thornberry, T. P., Hawkins, J. D., Krohn, M. D.
Longitudinal research that involved juveniles in Seattle, Wash., and Rochester, N.Y., examined whether gang membership contributes to delinquency above and beyond the influence of associating with delinquent peers.