For introductory courses in Juvenile Justice.This text provides a complete, in-depth overview of all phases of the contemporary juvenile justice system. It examines the nature of delinquency, classifications of juvenile offenders, alternative explanations for juvenile misconduct, juvenile courts and juvenile rights, and corrections.
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Thoroughly referenced and comprehensive in scope, The Juvenile Justice System: Delinquency, Processing, and The Law provides readers with a complete overview of all phases of the juvenile justice system. In-depth treatment of the mechanisms, procedures, punishments, and sanctions are reinforced by the author's extensive use of case studies. The book compares the juvenile justice system in the United States with the juvenile justice systems of Japan, Norway, the Soviet Union, and Great Britain, as well as our own criminal justice system to provide students with a unique perspective.From the Back Cover:
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130166391
Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130166391
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