Upbringing: Disrupted families - Farrington et al.

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FARRINGTON ET AL.

Aim: to document the start, duration and end of offending behaviour from childhood to adulthood in families. 

Design: 
- Longitudinal survey
- Data were gathered from interviews at the age of 48 and criminal records.

Participants: 
- Children from 6 state schools in East London.
- 411 boys aged 8 and 9.
- 397 different families were involved and there were 14 pairs of brothers and 5 pairs of twins in the sample. 
- At age 48, of the 397 males still alive, 365 were interviewed. 

Results:
- At

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