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American Youth Violence - 98 edition

American Youth Violence (ISBN10: 019514063X; ISBN13: 9780195140637)
ISBN13: 978-0195140637
ISBN10: 019514063X

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0195121452
ISBN10: 0195121457

Summary: This is the definitive examination of adolescent violence in the United States as both a social phenomenon and a policy problem. Franklin Zimring, one of America's most esteemed scholars of law and crime, scrutinizes criminal statistics and demographic trends in order to authoritatively address public worries. The result is a thorough debunking of Congressional predictions of "a coming storm of juvenile violence" and the half-baked policy proposals that acc ...show moreompany such warnings. The book sets forth comprehensive and dispassionate analyses of three key areas of youth violence policy: adolescent firearms possession and use, standards for transfer from juvenile to criminal court jurisdiction, and legal sanctions for adolescents who kill. Throughout American Youth Violence, the core issues of youth violence in the 1990s are examined with an unprecedented degree of analytic rigor. Zimring also offers an appropriate set of responses to youth violence that are consistent with a positive future for the juvenile court and for American youth.
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Edition/Copyright: 98
Cover: Print On Demand
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 10/28/2000
International: No

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