Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -231) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. An overview of life course theory and research 2. Biology and behavior : the launch pad 3. The family : initial trajectories 4. Adolescence and crime : continuity and change 5. Adulthood : desistance, persistence, and human agency 6. History, social change, and the life course 7. What can be done? : intervening in the life course 8. Crime and the life course : summing up.