Elliott Leyton

LRC Contributor

Elliott Leyton is past president of the Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association and Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is the author of a dozen books, including The Myth of Delinquency: An Anatomy of Juvenile Nihilism, published in 1979 by McClelland and Stewart and later by Oxford University Press.

Articles by Elliott Leyton

  • The Carrot and the Stick (April 2006)
    A review of Responding to Youth Crime in Canada, by Anthony N. Doob and Carla Cesaroni