Juvenile Justice In America, 9th edition

  • Clemens Bartollas, 
  • Matthew Makarios

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Hallmark features of this title

Perspectives within the juvenile justice system

  • Evidence-Based Practice boxes highlight real examples of evidence-based practices and programs.
  • Focus boxes scrutinize juvenile justice laws, social policy and intervention programs, while offering insights into offenders’ thoughts and motivations.
  • Thinking Like a Corrections Professional boxes help students consider how they might handle an issue or challenge in juvenile justice.
  • Career boxes detail how practitioners in juvenile justice work effectively with youth offenders.

Active learning

  • Critical-thinking and review questions appear at the end of chapters and certain boxes.
  • Group exercises in each chapter include exercises for small group discussions, writing exercises and suggestions for class debate topics.

Published by Pearson (July 25th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137911257

Subject: Criminal Justice

Category: Juvenile Justice

Table of contents

  1. Juvenile Justice
  2. The Extent and Nature of Juvenile Crime
  3. Causes of Juvenile Crime
  4. Gender and Juvenile Justice
  5. The Prevention of Delinquency
  6. The Police
  7. The Juvenile Court
  8. Juveniles in Adult Court
  9. Community Corrections
  10. Juvenile Institutionalization
  11. Juvenile Aftercare
  12. Treatment Technologies
  13. Juvenile Gangs
  14. Drugs and Delinquency
  15. Juvenile Justice in the Twenty-First Century

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