Juvenile Delinquency: The Core / Edition 5

Juvenile Delinquency: The Core / Edition 5

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by Larry J. Siegel, Brandon C. Welsh
     
 

ISBN-10: 1285067606

ISBN-13: 9781285067605

Pub. Date: 01/01/2013

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text from Larry Siegel presents all of the theories, policies and issues of juvenile delinquency - in one affordable paperback. From the legacy of the nineteenth-century "child saving" movement to contemporary material on school shooters and bullies, from the unexpected legacy of divorce to teen courts, this text will help you get to the core - and core issues -…  See more details below

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This text from Larry Siegel presents all of the theories, policies and issues of juvenile delinquency - in one affordable paperback. From the legacy of the nineteenth-century "child saving" movement to contemporary material on school shooters and bullies, from the unexpected legacy of divorce to teen courts, this text will help you get to the core - and core issues - of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285067605
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
87,721
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Childhood and Delinquency1
Ch. 2The Nature and Extent of Delinquency22
Ch. 3Individual Views of Delinquency46
Ch. 4Sociological Views of Delinquency78
Ch. 5Developmental Views of Delinquency106
Ch. 6Gender and Delinquency130
Ch. 7The Family and Delinquency155
Ch. 8Peers and Delinquency: Juvenile Gangs and Groups184
Ch. 9Schools and Delinquency212
Ch. 10Drug Use and Delinquency237
Ch. 11The History and Development of Juvenile Justice264
Ch. 12Police Work with Juveniles291
Ch. 13Juvenile Court Process: Pretrial, Trial, and Sentencing311
Ch. 14Juvenile Corrections: Probation, Community Treatment, and Institutionalization343
Concluding Notes376
Appendix
Glossary
Notes
Name Index
Subject Index
Photograph Credits

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