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The Importance of Familial Liability for Substance Abuse and Criminality in Young Male Violent Offenders


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Title: The Importance of Familial Liability for Substance Abuse and Criminality in Young Male Violent Offenders
Authors: Edstorp, Ida-Marie
Issue Date: 20-Apr-2018
Degree: Student essay
Abstract: Background: There is an interest to find out more about family background of violent offenders and how it affects the development of their problems. Aims: To investigate the association between familial liability, substance abuse disorders (SUDs) and aggressive antisocial behaviour in young violent offenders. Method: Pedigree of first, second and third degree relationship were used to measure familial liability of young, male violent offenders (n = 221) in prison. Clusters were formed based on f... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/56201
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