Chiquita D. Howard is a Doctoral Candidate and instructor in the Department of Sociology at Virginia Tech. Her research areas include social inequality, gender, crime and community, and social policy.

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Justice or Injustice in Jamaica: The Social Construction of Juvenile Crime

This paper will explain and describe the social construction of criminal behaviour among low-income youth offenders who reside in underprivileged urban communities in Jamaica.

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