Juvenile Delinquent
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Compton’s Encyclopedia
juvenile delinquency
juvenile delinquencyCriminal acts of young people are called juvenile delinquency. Sometimes the term delinquency is also used to refer to conduct that is antisocial but not against the law. However, it usually describes activities that would be considered crimes if committed by an adult. This excludes
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Juvenlile Delinquency
JUVENILE DELINQUENCY Juvenile delinquency was treated very seriously by the writers of the Bible because rebellion among children, in disrupting the authority structure of the family, tore at the very fabric of society. A well-ordered family prevented trouble outside the home which in turn ensured a