Juvenile Justice In America / Edition 7

Juvenile Justice In America / Edition 7

by Clemens Bartollas, Stuart Miller
     
 

ISBN-10: 013297830X

ISBN-13: 9780132978309

Pub. Date: 02/14/2013

Publisher: Prentice Hall

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

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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:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
02/14/2013
Pages:
408
Sales rank:
180,702
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Juvenile Justice: An Overview.
2. The Measurement of Juvenile Crime and Victimization.

II. THE SYSTEM AND EARLY DECISION MAKING.

3. The Police.
4. The Juvenile Court.
5. The Juvenile Trial and Disposition.
6. Juveniles in Adult Court.

III. COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS.

7. Juvenile Probation.
8. Community-Based Programs.
9. Juvenile Aftercare.

IV. INSTITUTIONALIZATION.

10. Juvenile Institutionalization.
11. Research and Theory in Juvenile Justice.
12. The Social Correlates of Youth and Gang Crime.
13. Profile of the Juvenile Offender.
14. Treatment Technologies.

V. THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE.

15. International Juvenile Justice.

VI. THE FUTURE.

16. Juvenile Justice in the Twenty-first Century.
Name Index
Subject Index

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