This handbook is an up-to-date examination of advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice that includes interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners. Examines advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice with interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners Provides a current state of both fields, while also assessing where they have been and defining where they should go in years to come Addresses developments in theory, research, and policy, as well as cultural changes and legal shifts Contains summaries of juvenile justice trends from around the world, including the US, the Netherlands, Brazil, Russia, India, South Africa, and China Covers central issues in the scholarly literature, such as social learning theories, opportunity theories, criminal processing, labeling and deterrence, gangs and crime, community-based sanctions and reentry, victimization, and fear of crime... for determining the sanctions for the youth, which involve participation in the court as a juror, community service, letters of apology, and counseling (Garrison, 2001). Civil citation programs are another form of diversion that allows law enforcement officers to make the decision to divert in the field. ... Successful completion requires no new arrests and completion of all sanctions listed in the contract.
|Title||:||The Handbook of Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice|
|Author||:||Marvin D. Krohn|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-06-22|