Publications

Rochester Youth Development Study (RYDS) Publications

Contact the Rochester Youth Development Study for more information about the following publications.

Telephone: (518) 442-5597
E-mail: p.porter@umd.edu
FAX: (518) 442-4266

Books, Articles, and Chapters

Forthcoming:

Bushway, Shawn D., Terence P. Thornberry, and Marvin D. Krohn. Forthcoming. Desistance as a developmental process: A comparison of static and dynamic approaches. Journal of Quantitative Criminology.

Thornberry, Terence P., Adrienne Freeman-Gallant, Alan J. Lizotte, Marvin D. Krohn, and Carolyn A. Smith. Forthcoming. Linked lives: The intergenerational transmission of antisocial behavior. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

2003

Thornberry, Terence P. and Marvin D. Krohn. (eds.) 2003. Taking Stock of Delinquency: An Overview of Findings from Contemporary Longitudinal Studies. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, Carolyn A. Smith, and Kimberly Tobin. 2003. Gangs and Delinquency in Developmental Perspective. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Carolyn A. Smith, Alan J. Lizotte, and Pamela K. Porter. 2003.
Causes and Consequences of Delinquency: Findings from the Rochester Youth Development Study. Pp. 11-46 in Terence P. Thornberry and Marvin D. Krohn (eds.) Taking Stock of Delinquency: An Overview of Findings from Contemporary Longitudinal Studies. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

2002

Ireland, Timothy O., Carolyn A. Smith, and Terence P. Thornberry. 2002. Developmental issues in the impact of child maltreatment on later delinquency and drug use. Criminology 40:359-399.

Lizotte, Alan J., Trudy L. Bonsell, David McDowall,, Terence P. Thornberry, and Marvin D. Krohn. 2002. 
Carrying guns and involvement in crime. Pp. 145-158 in Robert A. Silverman, Terence P. Thornberry, Bernard Cohen, and Barry Krisberg. Crime and Justice at the Millennium: Essays by and in Honor of Marvin E. Wolfgang. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

McCluskey, Cynthia Perez, Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, and Monica L. Rodriguez. 2002. Early 
substance use and school achievement: An examination of Latino, white, and African American youth. Journal of Drug Issues 32:921-944.

2001

Krohn, Marvin D., Terence P. Thornberry, Craig Rivera, and Marc LeBlanc. 2001. Later delinquency careers. Pp. 67-93 in Rolf Loeber and David P. Farrington (eds.) Child Delinquents: Development, Intervention, and Service Needs. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Lanctot, Nadine and Carolyn A. Smith. 2001. Sexual activity, pregnancy, and deviance in a representative urban sample of African American girls. Journal of Youth and Adolescence 30:349-372.

Lizotte, Alan and David Sheppard. 2001. Gun Use by Male Juveniles: Research and Prevention Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, July.

Thornberry, Terence P., Timothy O. Ireland, and Carolyn A. Smith. 2001. The importance of timing: The varying impact of childhood and adolescent maltreatment on multiple problem outcomes. Development and Psychopathology 13:957-979.

Thornberry, Terence P. and Marvin D. Krohn. 2001. The development of delinquency: An interactional perspective. Pp. 289-305 in Susan O. White (ed.), Handbook of Youth and Justice. New York: Plenum.

Thornberry, Terence P. and Pamela K. Porter. 2001. Advantages of longitudinal research designs in studying gang behavior. Pp. 59-77 in Malcolm W. Klein, Hans-Juergen Kerner, Cheryl Maxson, and Elmar G.M. Weitekamp (eds.), The Eurogang Paradox. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

2000

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, Terence P. Thornberry, and Lynn Cothern. 2000. Co-occurrence of Delinquency and Other Problem Behaviors, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, November.

Lizotte, Alan J., Marvin D. Krohn, James C. Howell, Kimberly Tobin, and Gregory J. Howard. 2000. Factors influencing gun carrying among young urban males over the adolescent - young adult life course. Criminology 38:811-834.

Smith, Carolyn A., Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, Cynthia Perez McCluskey, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, and Anne Weiher. 2000. The effect of early delinquency and substance use on precocious transitions to adulthood among adolescent males. Pp. 233-253 in Greer Litton Fox and Michael L. Benson, (eds.)Families, Crime and Criminal Justice. Amsterdam: JAI Press.

Thornberry, Terence P. and Marvin D. Krohn. 2000. The self-report method for measuring delinquency and crime. Pp. 33-83 in David Duffee, Robert D. Crutchfield, Steven Mastrofski, Lorraine Mazerolle, and David McDowall (eds.) Criminal Justice 2000 (v.4): Innovations in Measurement and Analysis. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice.

Thornberry, Terence P., Evelyn H. Wei, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, and Joyce Van Dyke. Teenage Fatherhood and Delinquent Behavior, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, January 2000.

1999

Browning, Katherine, David Huizinga, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry. 1999. Causes and Correlates of Delinquency Program. Fact Sheet #100, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, April.

Browning, Katherine, Terence P. Thornberry, and Pamela K. Porter. 1999. Highlights of Findings from the Rochester Youth Development Study. Fact Sheet #103, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, April.

Krohn, Marvin D. and Terence P. Thornberry. 1999. Retention of minority populations in panel studies of drug use. Drugs & Society 14:185-207.

Loeber, Rolf, Evelyn Wei, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, David Huizinga, and Terence P. Thornberry. 1999. Behavioral antecedents to serious and violent offending: Joint analyses from the Denver Youth Survey, Pittsburgh Youth Study and the Rochester Youth Development Study. Studies on Crime and Crime Prevention 8(2):245-263.

Stern, Susan B., Carolyn A. Smith, and Sung Joon Jang. 1999. Urban families and adolescent mental health. Social Work Research 23:15-27.

Thornberry, Terence P., Carolyn A. Smith, Craig Rivera, David Huizinga, and Magda Stouthamer-Loeber. 1999. Family Disruption and Delinquency, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, September.

1998

Battin-Pearson, Sara R., Terence P. Thornberry, J. David Hawkins, and Marvin D. Krohn. 1998. Gang Membership, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, October.

Jang, Sung Joon and Terence P. Thornberry. 1998. Self-esteem, delinquent peers, and delinquency: A test of the self-enhancement thesis. American Sociological Review 63:586-598.

Thornberry, Terence P. 1998. Membership in youth gangs and involvement in serious and violent offending. Pp. 147-166 in Rolf Loeber and David P. Farrington (eds.) Serious & Violent Juvenile Offenders: Risk Factors and Successful Interventions. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

1997

Jang, Sung Joon and Carolyn A. Smith. 1997. A test of reciprocal causal relationships among parental supervision, affective ties, and delinquency. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 34:307-336.

Kelley, Barbara Tatem, David Huizinga, Terence P. Thornberry, and Rolf Loeber. 1997. Epidemiology of Serious Violence, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, June.

Reprinted in:

Criminal Justice: Concepts and Issues, Chris W. Eskridge (ed.). Los Angeles: Roxbury Publishing Company, 1999, pp. 324-333.

Kelley, Barbara Tatem, Terence P. Thornberry, and Carolyn A. Smith. 1997. In the Wake of Childhood Maltreatment, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, August.

Krohn, Marvin D., Alan J. Lizotte, and Cynthia M. Perez. 1997. The interrelationship between substance use and precocious transitions to adult statuses. Journal of Health and Social Behavior 38:87-103.

Lizotte, Alan J., Gregory J. Howard, Marvin D. Krohn, and Terence P. Thornberry. 1997. Patterns of illegal gun carrying among young urban males. Valparaiso University Law Review 31:375-393.

Smith, Carolyn. 1997. Factors associated with early sexual activity among urban adolescents. Social Work 42:334-346.

Smith, Carolyn and Bonnie Carlson. 1997. Stress, coping, and resilience in children and youth. Social Service Review 71:231-256.

Reprinted in:

Research Methods: Current Social Work Applications, S.A. Kirk (ed.). Washington, DC: NASW Press, in press.

Smith, Carolyn A. and Susan B. Stern. 1997. Delinquency and antisocial behavior: A review of family processes and intervention research. Social Service Review 71:382-420.

Thornberry, Terence P. (ed.) 1997. Developmental Theories of Crime and Delinquency. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers.

Thornberry, Terence P. and James H. Burch II. 1997. Gang Members and Delinquent Behavior, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, June.

Thornberry, Terence P. and Marvin D. Krohn. 1997. Peers, drug use, and delinquency. Pp. 218-233 in David M. Stoff, James Breiling, and Jack D. Maser (eds.), Handbook of Antisocial Behavior. New York: Wiley.

Thornberry, Terence P., Carolyn A. Smith, and Gregory J. Howard. 1997. Risk factors for teenage fatherhood. Journal of Marriage and the Family 59:505-522.

1996

Krohn, Marvin D., Alan J. Lizotte, Terence P. Thornberry, Carolyn Smith, and David McDowall. 1996. Reciprocal causal relationships among drug use, peers, and beliefs: A five-wave panel model. Journal of Drug Issues 26:405-428.

Smith, Carolyn. 1996. The link between childhood maltreatment and teenage pregnancy. Social Work Research 20:131-141.

Reprinted in:

Research Methods: Current Social Work Applications, S.A. Kirk (ed.). Washington, DC: NASW Press, in press.

Thornberry, Terence P. 1996. Crime policy in America today. Criminal Law Bulletin 32:470-473.

Thornberry, Terence P. 1996. Empirical support for interactional theory: A review of the literature. Pp. 198-235 in J. David Hawkins (ed.) Delinquency and Crime: Current Theories. New York: Cambridge University Press.

1995

Bjerregaard, Beth and Alan J. Lizotte. 1995. Gun ownership and gang membership. Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 86:37-58.

Jang, Sung Joon and Marvin D. Krohn. 1995. Developmental patterns of sex differences in delinquency among African American adolescents: A test of the sex-invariance hypothesis. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 11:195-222.

Krohn, Marvin D., Terence P. Thornberry, Lori Collins-Hall, and Alan J. Lizotte. 1995. School dropout, delinquent behavior, and drug use: An examination of the causes and consequences of dropping out of school. Pp.163-183 in Howard B. Kaplan (ed.) Drugs, Crime, and Other Deviant Adaptations:  Longitudinal Studies. New York: Plenum Press.

Smith, Carolyn and Marvin D. Krohn. 1995. Delinquency and family life among male adolescents: The role of ethnicity. Journal of Youth and Adolescence 24:69-93.

Smith, Carolyn, Alan J. Lizotte, Terence P. Thornberry, and Marvin D. Krohn. 1995. Resilient youth: Identifying factors that prevent high-risk youth from engaging in delinquency and drug use. Pp. 217-247 in John Hagan (ed.) Delinquency and Disrepute in the Life Course. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press.

Smith, Carolyn and Terence P. Thornberry. 1995. The relationship between childhood maltreatment and adolescent involvement in delinquency. Criminology 33:451-481.

Stern, Susan B. and Carolyn A. Smith. 1995. Family processes and delinquency in an ecological context. Social Service Review 69:703-731.

Thornberry, Terence P., David Huizinga, and Rolf Loeber. 1995. The prevention of serious delinquency and violence: Implications from the Program of Research on the Causes and Correlates of Delinquency. Pp. 213-237 in James C. Howell, Barry Krisberg, J. David Hawkins and John J. Wilson (eds.), Sourcebook on  Serious, Violent, and Chronic Juvenile Offenders. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

1994

Farnworth, Margaret, Terence P. Thornberry, Marvin D. Krohn, and Alan J. Lizotte. 1994. Measurement in the study of class and delinquency: Integrating theory and research. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 31:32-61.

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry (eds.). 1994. Urban Delinquency and Substance Abuse: Initial Findings. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, March.

Lizotte, Alan J., James M. Tesoriero, Terence P. Thornberry, and Marvin D. Krohn. 1994. Patterns of adolescent firearms ownership and use. Justice Quarterly 11:51-74.

Lizotte, Alan J., Terence P. Thornberry, Marvin D. Krohn, Deborah Chard-Wierschem, and David McDowall. 1994. Neighborhood context and delinquency: A longitudinal analysis. Pp. 217-227 in E.G.M. Weitekamp and H.-J. Kerner (eds.) Cross-National Longitudinal Research on Human Development and Criminal Behaviour. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Thornberry, Terence P. 1994. Violent Families and Youth Violence. Fact Sheet #21, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, December.

Reprinted in:

Violence: Opposing Viewpoints, Scott Barbour and Karin L. Swisher (eds.). San Diego: Greenhaven Press, 1996, pp. 108-112.

Thornberry, Terence P., Alan J. Lizotte, Marvin D. Krohn, Margaret Farnworth, and Sung Joon Jang. 1994. Delinquent peers, beliefs, and delinquent behavior: A longitudinal test of interactional theory. Criminology 32:47-83.

Reprinted in:

Criminal Careers, David F. Greenberg (ed.) Brookfield, VT: Dartmouth Publishing, 1996.

 

1993

Bjerregaard, Beth and Carolyn A. Smith. 1993. Gender differences in gang participation, delinquency, and substance use. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 9:329-355.

Reprinted in:

The Modern Gang Reader, Malcolm W. Klein, Cheryl L. Maxson, and Jody Miller (eds.) Los Angeles: Roxbury, 1995, pp. 93-105.

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry. 1993. Longitudinal study of delinquency, drug use, sexual activity, and pregnancy among children and youth in three cities. Public Health Reports 108 (Suppl.1):90-96.

Krohn, Marvin D. and Terence P. Thornberry. 1993. Network theory: A model for understanding drug abuse among African-American and Hispanic youth. Pp. 102-128 in Mario De La Rosa and Juan-Luis Recio Adrados (eds.) Drug Abuse Among Minority Youth: Advances in Research Methodology, NIDA  Research Monograph 130, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Thornberry, Terence P., Beth Bjerregaard, and William Miles. 1993. The consequences of respondent attrition in panel studies: A simulation based on the Rochester Youth Development Study. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 9:127-158.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, and Deborah Chard-Wierschem. 1993. The role of juvenile gangs in facilitating delinquent behavior. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 30:55-87.

Reprinted in:

The Modern Gang Reader, Malcolm W. Klein, Cheryl L. Maxson, and Jody Miller (eds.) Los Angeles: Roxbury, 1995, pp. 174-185.

1992

Krohn, Marvin D., Susan B. Stern, Terence P. Thornberry, and Sung Joon Jang. 1992. The measurement of family process variables: An examination of adolescent and parent perceptions of family life on delinquent behavior. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 8:287-315.

Lizotte, Alan J., Deborah J. Chard-Wierschem, Rolf Loeber, and Susan B. Stern. 1992. A shortened child behavior checklist for delinquency studies. Journal of Quantitative Criminology 8:233-245.

1991

Thornberry, Terence P., Alan J. Lizotte, Marvin D. Krohn, Margaret Farnworth, and Sung Joon Jang. 1991. Testing interactional theory: An examination of reciprocal causal relationships among family, school, and delinquency. Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 82:3-35.

1987

Thornberry, Terence P. 1987. Toward an interactional theory of delinquency. Criminology 25:863-891. 

Translated into Chinese by Guo Xiang and published in:

Studies in Juvenile Delinquency, Beijing, China Society for Research on Juvenile Delinquency, Vol. 95, May, 1990, pp. 41-48.

Reprinted in:

    Juvenile Delinquency: Classic and Contemporary Readings, William E. Thompson and Jack E. Bynum 
    (eds.) Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1991, pp. 227-249. Juvenile Delinquency: Historical, Theoretical, and 
    Societal Reactions to Youth
, Paul M. Sharp and Barry W. Hancock (eds.) Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 
    1995, pp. 139-156. Readings in Contemporary Criminological Theory, Peter Cordella and Larry Siegel 
    (eds.) Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996, pp. 233-239. The Criminology Theory Reader, Stuart 
    Henry and Werner Einstadter (eds.) New York: New York University Press, 1998, pp. 471-492. Juvenile 
    Delinquency: Historical, Theoretical, and Societal Reactions to Youth
, Paul M. Sharp and Barry W. 
    Hancock (eds.) Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1998, pp. 151-168. Criminological Theory: Past to 
    Present
, Francis T. Cullen and Robert Agnew (eds.) Los Angeles: Roxbury Publishing Company, 1999, pp. 
    225-235.

1986

Krohn, Marvin D. 1986. The web of conformity: A network approach to the explanation of delinquent behavior. Social Problems 33:581-593.

Reports

Smith, Carolyn A., and Carolyn Levy. The Impact of Stress on Delinquency in the Rochester Youth Development Study. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 2002.

Krohn, Marvin D., Terence P. Thornberry, Alan J. Lizotte, Carolyn A. Smith, and Kimberly Tobin. 
Causal Processes of Gang Membership: A Test of Interactional Theory. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 2002.

Thornberry, Terence P., Timothy O. Ireland, and Rolf Loeber.
Violence Among Adolescents Living in Public Housing: A Two Site Analysis. Submitted to the National Consortium on Violence Research, Carnegie Mellon University, February 2001.

Smith, Carolyn A., Craig Rivera, David Huizinga, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, and Terence P. 
Thornberry. Resilience to Serious Violent Juvenile Offending in Three Sites. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, December 2000.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Alan J. Lizotte, Carolyn A. Smith, and Kimberly Tobin. 
Gangs in Developmental Perspective: The Origins and Consequences of Gang Membership. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, April 2000.

Porter, Pamela K., Terence P. Thornberry, David Huizinga, Rolf Loeber, and Magda Stouthamer-
Loeber. Risk Factors for Serious Violent Offending. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, November 1999.

Thornberry, Terence P., Carolyn A. Smith, and Timothy O. Ireland.
Adolescent Maltreatment, Delinquency, and Drug Use. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1999.

Ireland, Timothy O. and Terence P. Thornberry. Public Housing and Delinquency. Prepared for the 
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1999.

Loeber, Rolf, Evelyn Wei, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, David Huizinga, and Terence P. Thornberry. 
Behavioral Antecedents to Serious and Violent Juvenile Offending: Joint Analyses from the Denver Youth Survey, Pittsburgh Youth Study, and the Rochester Youth Development Study. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, 1999.

Lizotte, Alan J.
Findings on Firearms Ownership and Use from the Rochester Youth Development Study. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, March 1999.

Smith, Carolyn A., Alan J. Lizotte, Craig Rivera, Marvin D. Krohn, and Terence P. Thornberry.
Age of Onset and Dimensions of Delinquency. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1998.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, and Shawn D. Bushway.
Predicting Desistance Using Measures of Onset. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1998.

Thornberry, Terence P., Marvin D. Krohn, Nancy Jakubowyc, Alan J. Lizotte, and Carolyn A. Smith. 
The Effects of Parenting and Peer Variables on Delinquency for Early and Late Onset Offenders. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1998.

Smith, Carolyn A., Craig Rivera, and Terence P. Thornberry. Family Disruption and Delinquency: 
The Impact of Changes in Family Structure on Adolescent Development. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1997.

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry.
The Co-Occurrence of Persistent Problem Behavior. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, October 1997.

Battin, Sara R., J. David Hawkins, Terence P. Thornberry, and Marvin D. Krohn.
The Contribution of Gang Membership to Delinquency Beyond the Influence of Delinquent Peers. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, August 1997.

Lizotte, Alan J. Correlates of Hidden Gun Carrying Among Young Urban Males. Prepared for the 
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, March 1997.

Thornberry, Terence P.
The Contribution of Gang Members to the Amount of Delinquency in American Society. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, December 1996.

Loeber, Rolf, David Huizinga, and Terence P. Thornberry (eds.).
Program of Research on the Causes and Correlates of Delinquency: Annual Report 1995-1996. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, September 1996.

Thornberry, Terence P.
The Relationship Between Marijuana Use, the Use of Other Substances, and Other Problem Behaviors. Submitted to National Institute on Drug Abuse, July 1995.

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry (eds.).
Recent Findings from the Program of Research on the Causes and Correlates of Delinquency. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, July 1995.

Huizinga, David, Rolf Loeber, and Terence P. Thornberry (eds.).
Urban Delinquency and Substance Abuse: Technical Report. Prepared for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, September 1991.

Dissertations

Rivera, Craig. 2002. The Effects of Adolescent Delinquency and Drug Use on Early Adult Employment: An Analysis of Developmental Trajectories. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Collins-Hall, Lori M. 2000.
Application of a Social Interactionist Perspective to Examine the Effects of Children's Experiences of Domestic Violence on the Development of Juvenile Delinquency and Substance Use. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

McCluskey, Cynthia Perez. 1999.
Strain Theory and Latino Delinquency: The Applicability of a Theoretical Model Across Ethnic Groups. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Chard-Wierschem, Deborah J. 1998.
In Pursuit of the "True" Relationship: A Longitudinal Study of the Effects of Religiosity on Delinquency and Substance Use. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Tesoriero, James M. 1998.
A Longitudinal Study of Weapon Ownership and Use Among Inner-City Youth. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Tobin, Kimberly. 1998. A Lifetime Decision? The Consequences of Adolescent Gang Membership. 
Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Bennett, Katherine J. 1996.
A Family Model of Shaming and Delinquency: A Partial Test of Braithwaite's Reintegrative Shaming Theory. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.

Ireland, Timothy O. 1996.
Elaborated Strain Theory: Building and Testing an Individual-level Theory of Delinquent Behavior. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Jang, Sung Joon. 1992.
Sex Differences in Delinquency Among African American Adolescents: A Longitudinal Study. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Bjerregaard, Beth E. 1991.
The Etiology of Gang Membership: A Test of an Elaborated Social Control Theory. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Cass, Elizabeth S. 1991.
Interviewer Effects in Self-Reported Delinquency Research: A Neglected Area of Methodological Concern. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.

Smith, Carolyn A. 1990. Delinquency and Family Life: The Role of Ethnicity and Environment. 
Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University at Albany, State University of New York.