Parent-Child Incarceration And Delinquency

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Murray, J. and Farrington, D. (2005). Parental imprisonment: effects on boys' antisocial behaviour and delinquency through the life-course. J Child Psychol & Psychiat, 46(12), pp.1269-1278. In 1946 Bowlby made an association between parent- child separation and delinquency. His research showed that children from difficult up bringing families were at a higher risk of antisocial behaviour compared to children from complete homes. (Juby & Farrington, 2001) This article talks about the profound psychosocial difficulties that are evident during parental incarceration. It studies the later life of prisoners children in comparison to other children who have been separated from their parents under different circumstances. The methodology used in

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