Juvenile Crime and Justice (Key Issues in Crime and by William J. Chambliss

By William J. Chambliss

The authors of the 20 chapters in Juvenile Crime and Justice handle a variety of hotly debated themes alongside 3 loosely hooked up topics: prevention, prosecution, and corrections. each one writer provides arguments either in desire of and against quite a few remedies, courses, and punishments, interpreting matters corresponding to early life curfews, juveniles in grownup courts, criminal illustration for juveniles, juvenile boot camps, team houses, out-of-home placement, and extra. The chapters incorporated hide the top arguments concerning key themes during this box and indicate the place extra study has to be done–which, at the moment, comprises a few of the such a lot debatable matters in juvenile justice policy.

The Series

The 5 short, issues-based books in SAGE Reference's Key concerns in Crime & Punishment sequence offer examinations of debatable courses, practices, difficulties or concerns from various views. Volumes correspond to the 5 crucial subfields within the legal Justice curriculum: Crime & legal habit, Policing, The Courts, Corrections, and Juvenile Justice.

Each quantity includes nearly 20 chapters providing succinct pro/con examinations, and suggested Readings finish every one bankruptcy, highlighting varied methods to or views at the factor to hand. As a collection, those volumes supply ideal reference help for college kids writing place papers in undergraduate classes spanning the felony Justice curriculum. each one identify is nearly 350 pages in length.

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