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Juvenile Justice : Policies, Programs, and Practices

Juvenile Justice : Policies, Programs, and Practices - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0078111457

Cover of Juvenile Justice : Policies, Programs, and Practices 3RD 11 (ISBN 978-0078111457)
ISBN13: 978-0078111457
ISBN10: 0078111455

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 11
Copyright: 2011
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2011
International: No

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Juvenile Justice : Policies, Programs, and Practices - 3RD 11 edition

ISBN13: 978-0078111457

Robert Taylor

ISBN13: 978-0078111457
ISBN10: 0078111455

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 11
Copyright: 2011
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2011
International: No
Summary

This four-color text provides students with a solid overview of the juvenile justice system in the United States. It presents the historical background of the US Juvenile Justice system, its current status, as well as contemporary societal and legal debates. An examination of various policies, programs, and practices is provided throughout the text. The text includes coverage of juvenile law and procedure, juvenile corrections, juvenile delinquency, delinquency prevention, and the future of juvenile justice in the United States.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Part 1. Juvenile Justice and Delinquency in the United States Chapter 1. The Juvenile Justice System Chapter 2. History of the Juvenile Justice System Chapter 3. Juvenile Crime, Criminals, and Victims Part 2. Theories of Juvenile Delinquency Chapter 4. Choice, Deterrence, Biological, and Psychological Theories Chapter 5. Social Structure, Social Process, and Social Reaction Theories Chapter 6. Delinquency Prevention and Intervention Part 3. Policing Juveniles, the Law, and the Courts Chapter 7. Police and Juveniles Chapter 8. Juvenile Law and Procedure Chapter 9. The Juvenile Court Chapter 10. Juveniles in the Criminal Justice System Part 4. Juvenile Corrections Chapter 11. Community-Based Corrections for Juveniles Chapter 12. Institutional Corrections for Juveniles Part 5. Issues in Juvenile Delinquency Chapter 13. Gangs and Delinquency Chapter 14. Special Populations Chapter 15. Future Directions of Juvenile Justice

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