For your response to this Discussion topic, summarize the major scholarly theories concerning the causes of juvenile delinquency, and answer the following questions:
1. Which theory do you find most compelling? Why?
2. Which theory do you find least persuasive? Why?
3. Imagine you have been given a large grant to start a program designed to decrease juvenile delinquency in your community. How would you allocate your resources and structure your program? Explain which theory of causation of juvenile delinquency would most support your approach to decreasing juvenile delinquency in your community.
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