De co-evolutie van vriendschapsrelaties en delinquent gedrag onder Nederlandse jongeren

@inproceedings{Cuyper2009DeCV,
  title={De co-evolutie van vriendschapsrelaties en delinquent gedrag onder Nederlandse jongeren},
  author={Ruben De Cuyper and Frank M. Weerman and Stijn Ruiter},
  year={2009}
}
This article focuses on two research questions. To what degree is similarity in delinquent behaviour among Dutch secondary school students explained by selection and influence processes? And to what extent is the effect of friends' delinquency on adolescents' delinquency level moderated by characteristics of the friendship relation? Hypotheses were drawn from Sutherland's Differential Association Theory, its extension by Burgess and Akers, and Hirschi's Social Control Theory. The hypotheses… CONTINUE READING