“All in the family?” The relationship between sibling offending and offending risk

Joris Beijers, Catrien Bijleveld, Steve van de Weijer, Aart Liefbroer

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The purpose of this study is to investigate the associations between criminality of family members and individual offending. The main focus is on investigating the extent to which criminal offending by siblings is associated with individual offending, as well as the extent to which parental and grandparental offending accounts for this relationship.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-14
Number of pages14
JournalJournal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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