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Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices / Edition 4
     

Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices / Edition 4

by Robert W Taylor
 

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ISBN-10: 0078026563

ISBN-13: 9780078026560

Pub. Date: 04/11/2014

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs and Practices provides a student-friendly introduction to the juvenile justice system. Practical application is emphasized through features that focus on policies, programs, practices and careers. The text reviews the current legal atmosphere of juvenile justice and current events that have impacted the

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Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs and Practices provides a student-friendly introduction to the juvenile justice system. Practical application is emphasized through features that focus on policies, programs, practices and careers. The text reviews the current legal atmosphere of juvenile justice and current events that have impacted the field.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078026560
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
04/11/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
248,513
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Taylor/Fritsch, Juvenile Justice 4e
Brief TOC
Preface
1. The Juvenile Justice System
2. History of the Juvenile Justice System
3. Juvenile Crime, Criminals, and Victims
4. Choice, Deterrence, Biological and Psychological Theories
5. Social Structure, Social Process, and Social Reaction theories
6. Delinquency Prevention and Intervention
7. Police and Juveniles
8. Juvenile Law and Procedure
9. The Juvenile court
10. Juveniles in the Criminal Justice System
11. Community-based Corrections for Juveniles
12. Institutional Corrections for Juveniles
13. Gangs and Delinquency
14. Special Populations
15. Future Directions in Juvenile Justice
Endnotes
Glossary
Credits
Index

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