Sexual Orientation and Involvement in Nonviolent and Violent Delinquent Behaviors: Findings From the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health

@article{Beaver2016SexualOA,
  title={Sexual Orientation and Involvement in Nonviolent and Violent Delinquent Behaviors: Findings From the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health},
  author={Kevin M. Beaver and Eric J. Connolly and Joseph A. Schwartz and Brian B. Boutwell and J. C. Barnes and Joseph L. Nedelec},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={2016},
  volume={45},
  pages={1759-1769}
}
This study examined the association between sexual orientation and nonviolent and violent delinquency across the life course. We analyzed self-reported nonviolent and violent delinquency in a sample of heterosexual males (N = 5220–7023) and females (N = 5984–7875), bisexuals (N = 34–73), gay males (N = 145–189), and lesbians (N = 115–150) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health). The analyses revealed, in general, that bisexuals were the most delinquent of… 

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