3 edition of Delinquency and the Mexican American family found in the catalog.
Delinquency and the Mexican American family
JoEllen Miller Murata
Written in English
|Statement||by JoEllen Miller Murata.|
|LC Classifications||Microfilm 83/483 (H)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 147 leaves.|
|Number of Pages||147|
|LC Control Number||83231459|
A strong case for interventions with expectant parents can be made because of the nature of human growth. Brain development during the fetal period has lifelong consequences (Carnegie Task Force on Meeting the Needs of Our Youngest Children, ) and can be altered by chemical agents (such as alcohol, nicotine, and drugs), by mothers' behavior and health, and by environmental effects on the. Stay Informed Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.. NCJRS Abstract. The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection.
In the Gregory Nava film "My Family/Mi Familia," he joins an ensemble cast, which includes Jimmy Smits and Edward James Olmos, as a loving yet troubled son of a working class Mexican-American. First, States of Delinquency shifts the terrain of penal reform histories from the Northeast to the American West. In a wide-ranging opening chapter that stretches from the colonial era to the early twentieth century, Chávez-García charts how the treatment for unruly juveniles shifted from family-based discipline in Indian, Spanish, and.
His next book, Domestic Revolutions: A Social History of American Family Life (), co-authored with Susan Kellogg, was the first comprehensive history of the American family since Underscoring ethnic, class, and temporal diversity in family life, this volume identified a series of major shifts in family structure and composition, roles. the experiences of Mexican American women during this era. The book is a beautifully written account of the changing roles that Mexican American women played during the war. Escobedo outlines both the opportunities and challenges women faced as they entered newly available defense employment.
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Parke, Scott Coltrane, and Thomas Schofield discovered that many of its ideals are alive and well—and they’re being imported from Mexico. By Ross D. Parke, Scott Coltrane, Thomas Schofield | September 1, Print. 2) California youths of color (Mexican, Mexican American, and African American young people).
While the initial results of scientifically guided rehabilitation efforts were promising, the reliance on science, particularly the new science of eugenics, changed the institution into a facility that sorted and categorized delinquents by their Author: Kathleen W. Jones. Parents of young people are often blamed for the delinquent behavior of their children.
In some courts parents are even penalized for the antisocial conduct of their children (e.g., Bessant and Hil ; Drakeford ; Dundes ).Although lay as well as scholarly theories assume that a link between parenting and delinquency exists, clear conclusions concerning the magnitude of this link are Cited by: Through the use of the latest science and scientific research into the causes of juvenile delinquency, Nelles helped craft innovative policies and practices aimed at unraveling juvenile crime that, at the same time, proved pernicious to those on the margins of society, namely, Mexican, Mexican American, and African American youths.
Many academic and public policies promote rapid immigrant assimilation. Yet, researchers have recently identified an emerging pattern, known as the "immigrant paradox," in which assimilated children of immigrants experience diminishing developmental outcomes and educational achievements.
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Courtesy of Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection, Herald Examiner Collection. States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California's Juvenile Justice System (American Crossroads Book 35) - Kindle edition by Chavez-Garcia, Miroslava. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
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Using rich new untapped archives, States of Delinquency is the first book to explore the experiences of young Mexican Americans, African Americans, and ethnic Euro-Americans in California correctional facilities including Whittier State School for Boys and the Preston School of Industry.
Miroslava Chávez-García examines the ideologies and. Gangs and Juvenile Delinquency in the Hispanic Culture Abstract: There has been a rise in gang violence among the youth across the nation. There are also cruel and violent tendencies that the youth that are a part of this group.
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Effects of the family environment on adolescent substance use, delinquency, and coping styles. American. In the book, Guerrero — whose mother is Puerto Rican — sets off on a quest to understand her brilliant, infuriating and profoundly damaged Mexican-born.
Directed by Richard Brooks. With Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes. A new English teacher at a violent, unruly inner-city school is determined to do his job, despite resistance from both students and faculty. Parent-Adolescent Processes and Reduced Risk for Delinquency The Effect of Gender for Mexican American Adolescents Article in Youth & Society 37(4) June with 36 Reads.
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Mexicans and World War II 47 T. García argues that this campaigning represents the birth of the Mexican-American ‘political generation’, as the first second-generation Mexican Americans came to age in the early s.
This book discusses the demographic, cultural, linguistic, socioeconomic, and educational characteristics of Hispanic children and youth. Chapters cover: (1) historical and demographic overview (history of Hispanic presence in the United States, geographic distribution, population size and growth, migration, social and cultural patterns, parent economic status and educational attainment, and.
The Role of Puberty in Violent and Nonviolent Delinquency among Anglo American, Mexican American, and African American Boys Article in Journal of Adolescent Research 17(4) July This chapter reviews the worldwide literature on crime, delinquency, and its relation to intelligence.
The chapter begins with the historically troubled story of an inverse relationship between intelligence and delinquent and criminal behavior, and argues that even today .Functional Family Therapy The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delin-quency Prevention (OJJDP) is dedicated to preventing and reversing trends of increased delinquency and violence among adoles-cents.
These trends have alarmed the public during the past decade and challenged the juvenile justice system. It is widely accepted.