Juvenile Delinquency

Juvenile Delinquency


  • Release: 2013
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 399 page
  • ISBN: 9781442219434
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Juvenile Delinquency is a comprehensive textbook that covers criminal behavior and justice for young people. Donald J. Shoemaker offers a simple and accessible text for students who are seeking a better understanding of crime and youth culture. With a strong emphasis on the importance of theory and practice, this updated edition of Juvenile Delinquency is a must read for understanding crime and youth culture.

Juvenile Delinquency

Juvenile Delinquency


  • Release: 2019-12-03
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 442 page
  • ISBN: 9783030314521
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Combining theory with practical application, this seminal introduction to juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice integrates the latest research with emerging problems and trends in an overview of the field. Now in its sixth edition, this book features new interviews and discussions with child care professionals and juvenile justice practitioners on their experiences translating theory to practice. It addresses recent changes in the characteristics of delinquents alongside changes in laws and the rise of social media and smartphones. It includes a new chapter of international perspectives on juvenile justice and delinquency. Incorporated throughout is consideration of the mental health and special needs of youth in the juvenile justice system, as well as at-risk and non-fault children as victims. With attention to both quantitative and qualitative findings, this clear and comprehensive text will be useful for students of criminology, criminal justice, sociology and those interested in working with at-risk youth.

Juvenile Delinquency

Juvenile Delinquency


  • Release: 2015-12-14
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 514 page
  • ISBN: 9781317550952
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This book offers a comprehensive introduction to juvenile delinquency by defining and describing juvenile delinquency, examining explanations for delinquent behavior, and considering contemporary efforts to control delinquency through prevention and juvenile justice. The text cultivates an understanding of juvenile delinquency by examining and linking key criminological theories and research. Coverage includes: the historical origins and transformation of "juvenile delinquency" and juvenile justice; the nature of delinquency, addressing the extent of delinquent offenses, the social correlates of offending and victimization (age, gender, race and ethnicity, and social class), and the developmental patterns of offending; theoretical explanations of delinquency, with insights from biosocial criminology, routine activities, rational choice, social control, social learning, social structure, labeling, and critical criminologies; evidence-based practice in delinquency prevention and contemporary juvenile justice. Fully revised and updated, the new edition incorporates the latest theory and research in the field of juvenile delinquency and provides expanded discussion of contemporary juvenile justice reform, evidence-based practice in delinquency prevention, and disproportionate minority contact throughout the juvenile justice process. This book is essential reading for courses on juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice. The book is supported by a range of compelling pedagogical features. Each chapter includes key terms, learning objectives, an opening case study, box inserts that provide practical application of theory and research, critical thinking questions, suggested reading, useful websites, and a glossary of key terms. A companion website offers an array of resources for students and instructors. For students, this website provides chapter overviews, flashcards of key terms, and useful websites. The instructor site is password protected and offers a complete set o

Juvenile Delinquency  Indians

Juvenile Delinquency Indians


  • Release: 1954
  • Publisher:
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  • File: PDF, 455 page
  • ISBN: MINN:31951D021131859
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Hearings survey all aspects of North Dakota Indians' living conditions. Oct. 11 hearing was held in Fort Yates, N.Dak.; Oct. 12 hearing was held in New Town, N.Dak.; Oct. 13 hearing was held in Rolla, N.Dak.; and Oct. 14 hearing was held in Bismarck, N.Dak.

Juvenile Delinquency

Juvenile Delinquency


  • Release: 2018-07-13
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 392 page
  • ISBN: 9781544337753
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Juvenile Delinquency: Pathways and Prevention explores the pivotal roles that family, trauma, mental health, and schools have on juvenile delinquency, while exploring opportunities for prevention and intervention. Authors Christopher A. Mallett and Miyuki Fukushima Tedor draw from years of experience working with juvenile offenders to shed light on the nature of delinquency and the diverse pathways to juvenile delinquency, while offering evidence-based techniques for preventing and rehabilitating youthful offenders. Clear explanations of the concepts and thought-provoking case studies move students beyond memorization—encouraging them to think critically about juvenile delinquency and make recommendations for better practices and policies.