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The Neighborhood Ecology of Family Influence on Delinquency and Violence

Presenters: 

<p>DEBORAH GORMAN-SMITH<br>University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry</p>

Event Dates: 
May 4, 2006
Location: 
620 Thompson Hall
Event Time: 
4:00 pm

Professor Gorman-Smith studies the influence of community structural characteristics and neighborhood social organization on parenting practices and family relationship characteristics among families living in urban poor communities; the relationship between the community and family violence; the connection between delinquency and antisocial behavior.