Early predictors of adolescent violence.

  title={Early predictors of adolescent violence.},
  author={Phyllis L. Ellickson and Kimberly A. McGuigan},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  volume={90 4},
OBJECTIVES This study sought to identify early predictors of adolescent violence and to assess whether they vary by sex and across different types and levels of violence. METHODS Data from a 5-year longitudinal self-report survey of more than 4300 high school seniors and dropouts from California and Oregon were used to regress measures of relational, predatory, and overall violence on predictors measured 5 years earlier. RESULTS Deviant behavior in grade 7, poor grades, and weak bonds with… CONTINUE READING

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