Vulnerable girls and young women

Linda Robb

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Abstract

There has historically been a tendency to group girls and young women’s offending and risk taking behaviours alongside those of boys and young men. As a consequence, responses to offending and risk taking behaviours tend to be derived from the principles of “What Works?” which stem from theories of male offending and often do not fully meet the needs of females.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGlasgow
PublisherUniversity of Strathclyde
Number of pages1
Edition8
Publication statusPublished - 5 May 2014

Keywords

  • vulnerable girls
  • vulnerable young women
  • women offenders
  • female offenders
  • girl offenders

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    Robb, L. (2014). Vulnerable girls and young women. (8 ed.) Glasgow: University of Strathclyde.