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Suitability of Assessment Instruments for Delinquent Girls
(NCJ 226531) April 2010
OJJDP Girls Study Group Series, Report, 12 page(s)
Susan Brumbaugh, Jennifer L. Hardison Walters, and Laura A. Winterfield
 
This report summarizes the findings of a study that systematically examined the extent to which existing adolescent assessment instruments used in the juvenile justice system are equally effective for girls and boys.
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