Gender, Friendship Networks, and Delinquency: A Dynamic Network Approach.

  title={Gender, Friendship Networks, and Delinquency: A Dynamic Network Approach.},
  author={Dana L. Haynie and Nathan Doogan and Brian Soller},
  journal={Criminology : an interdisciplinary journal},
  volume={52 4},
Researchers have examined selection and influence processes in shaping delinquency similarity among friends, but little is known about the role of gender in moderating these relationships. Our objective is to examine differences between adolescent boys and girls regarding delinquency-based selection and influence processes. Using longitudinal network data from adolescents attending two large schools in AddHealth (N = 1,857) and stochastic actor-oriented models, we evaluate whether girls are… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…