[Juvenile delinquency and social scientists]

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Gilbert Seldes discusses psychiatrists who study juvenile delinquency. He discusses the roots of delinquency according the reports he has read - including many factors related to parenting.


He also discusses the role of media in the development of delinquents.


He moves on to discuss a national arts council and the role of government in selecting art.


Seldes notes the sale of the RKO movie studio.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 71192
Municipal archives id: LT6453