The social causes of juvenile crime


Grant Data
Project Title
The social causes of juvenile crime
Principal Investigator
Dr Bacon-Shone, John   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Leung Yat Ming Julian   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lam Oi Bing Debbie   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Traver Harold Henry   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Winter Stephen John   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
1992-07-01
Completion Date
1994-06-30
Amount
109000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Discipline
Sociology
Sponsor
RGC Direct Allocation Grant
Grant Type
University Research Committee / Committee on Research and Conference Grants - General Award
Funding Year
1992/1993
Status
Completed
Objectives
To identify the social and especially the social-environmental causes of crimes committed by different age groups from 7 to 20; to test different hypotheses relating to juvenile and youth delinquency; to study recidivism among offenders aged 7-20.