Juvenile Justice In America / Edition 7

Juvenile Justice In America / Edition 7

by Clemens Bartollas, Stuart Miller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 013297830X

ISBN-13: 9780132978309

Pub. Date: 02/14/2013

Publisher: Pearson

A major new feature of this third edition is a chapter on International Juvenile Justice, based on the 1985 Bejing Rules. It illustrates just how far some countries have come and, even more aptly, how far almost all countries have to go in achieving justice for juveniles.

Other notable features:

  • the historical development

Overview

A major new feature of this third edition is a chapter on International Juvenile Justice, based on the 1985 Bejing Rules. It illustrates just how far some countries have come and, even more aptly, how far almost all countries have to go in achieving justice for juveniles.

Other notable features:

  • the historical development of issues in juvenile justice
  • police discovery and investigation of child sexual abusejuvenile court procedures, issues, and waiver to adult court
  • the pitfalls of juvenile institutionalization
  • the field's strongest chapter on research and theory
  • websites of interest for each chapter
  • a vision for the year 2000 and beyond

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132978309
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/14/2013
Pages:
408
Sales rank:
211,505
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION

1. Juvenile Justice: An Overview

2. The Measurement of Juvenile Crime and Victimization

3. Causes of Juvenile Crime

PART II: THE SYSTEM AND EARLY DECISION MAKING

4. The Police

5. The Juvenile Court

6. The Juvenile Court: Trial and Disposition

7. Juveniles in Adult Court

PART III: COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS

8. Juvenile Probation

9. Community-Based Programs

PART IV: INSTITUTIONALIZATION

10. Juvenile Institutionalization

11. Juvenile Aftercare

12. Treatment Technologies

PART V: TOWARD AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE YOUTHFUL OFFENDER

13. Juvenile Gangs

14. Drugs and Youthful Offending

PART VI: THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE

15. International Juvenile Justice

PART VII: THE FUTURE

16. Juvenile Justice in the Twenty-First Century

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