Brief, focused, and up-to-date, this must-have text by Stephen Cox, Jennifer Allen, and Robert Hanser takes students on a journey through the juvenile justice system by covering topics such as the history of the juvenile justice system, crime measurements, theories of crime causation, the juvenile justice process, community-based sanctions, treatment and rehabilitation, gangs, and international youth crime. Featuring new examples and new illustrations, Juvenile Justice: A Guide to Theory, Policy, and Practice, Eighth Edition helps readers develop a comprehensive understanding of the interrelationships among theory, policy, and the practical world of juvenile justice today.(e.g., curbing drug activity, preventing violence). Overall, therefore, it was determined that girls tended to have little trust or support for the police (Hurst et al ., 2005). Girls may actually benefit more from other agencies such as transitional- livinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Juvenile Justice: A Guide to Theory, Policy, and Practice|
|Author||:||Steven M. Cox, Jennifer M. Allen, Robert D. Hanser, John J. Conrad|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2013-11-19|