A spatial study of juvenile delinquency in urban Brisbane

Bartlett, Leo (1980). A spatial study of juvenile delinquency in urban Brisbane M.A. Thesis, School of Geography, Planning and Architecture, The University of Queensland.

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Author Bartlett, Leo
Thesis Title A spatial study of juvenile delinquency in urban Brisbane
School, Centre or Institute School of Geography, Planning and Architecture
Institution The University of Queensland
Publication date 1980
Thesis type M.A. Thesis
Total pages 215
Language eng
Subjects 160810 Urban Sociology and Community Studies
Formatted abstract This thesis investigates spatial aspects of juvenile delinquency in Urban Brisbane. Characteristics of delinquents are described first. This is followed by a broad epidemiological approach to the study of distributions of delinquents in order to generate research propositions to be tested and to derive categories of offence to be analysed. Theft delinquency is examined using areal centrographic techniques. An ecological analysis is then presented to determine the relationship between spatial order in delinquency rates in areas and the order in variables which describe conditions in the
built and social environment in which delinquents reside.
Keyword Juvenile delinquency -- Queensland -- Brisbane
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