Discuss whether or not you believe that labeling a child as a juvenile delinquent is a self-fulfilling prophesy. Justify your response.

“Once a Delinquent, Always a Delinquent”  Please respond to the following:

  • Discuss whether or not you believe that labeling a child as a juvenile delinquent is a self-fulfilling prophesy. Justify your response.
  • Identify at least two (2) ways in which children adapt to parental power and oppression. Next, discuss the manner in which these adaptations may contribute to delinquent behavior.