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The juvenile offender. Juvenile delinquency. Reform schools, etc.

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  • Jugendrechtby Arthur Wegner

    De Gruyter 1929; US$ 133.00

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  • Falling Backby Jamie J. Fader

    Rutgers University Press 2013; US$ 27.95

    Falling Back documents the transition to adulthood for young inner-city men of color who have, by the age of eighteen, already been imprisoned. It is based on over three years of ethnographic research with black and Latino males on the cusp of adulthood and incarcerated at a rural reform school. The book portrays the complexities of human decision-making... more...

  • Zwischen Kosten, Zeit und Anspruchby Volker Hielscher; Lukas Nock; Sabine Kirchen-Peters; Kerstin Blass

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.95

    Der Wohlfahrtsstaat in Deutschland ist durch die zunehmende Ökonomisierung des Sozialen und durch den Paradigmenwechsel hin zum aktivierenden Sozialstaat geprägt. Die vorliegende Studie fragt nach den Folgewirkungen dieser Entwicklungen in den Einrichtungen der sozialen Dienste, nach den Strategien des Managements und nach den Effekten für... more...

  • Jugendkriminalitätby Bernd Dollinger; Michael Schabdach

    Springer 2013; US$ 19.99

    Das 'Lehrbuch Jugendkriminalität' vermittelt einen Überblick zentraler Aspekte des aktuellen theoretischen und empirischen Wissens zu Jugendkriminalität. Den Ausgangspunkt bildet eine sozialwissenschaftliche Perspektive, indem Jugendkriminalität als diskursive Konstruktion in den Blick genommen wird. An ihr sind verschiedenste... more...

  • Soziale Arbeit in der Transformation des Sozialenby Fabian Kessl

    Springer 2013; US$ 29.95

    Mit der Transformation des Sozialen ergeben sich Änderungen und Veränderungen in der Sozialen Arbeit, die in diesem Buch aus verschiedenen Perspektiven analysiert und systematisiert werden. Elemente und Begriffe im Kontext aktueller Forschung werden aufgenommen und reflektiert. more...

  • Philanthropy Under Fireby Howard Husock

    Encounter Books 2013; US$ 5.99

    In Philanthropy Under Fire , author Howard Husock defends the American tradition of independent philanthropy from significant political and intellectual challenges which threaten it today. Although the U.S. continues to be the most charitable nation in the world, serious efforts seek to discourage traditional, personal charitable giving by changing... more...

  • Welfare Fraud Investigationby Gary W. Hutton

    Charles C Thomas 1985; US$ 51.95

    What It Is: Welfare In The United States; Who Is Responsible: Agencies and Conflicts; How To Run It: Establishing and Managing a Welfare Fraud Unit; How To Do It: Investigation of Welfare Fraud; Prosecution: Collecting the Payoff. Bibliography. more...

  • Youth Crimeby Justin Healey

    The Spinney Press 2013; US$ 25.00

    Young people aged between 15 and 19 years commit three times more offences than any other members of the Australian population. Certain types of offences are committed disproportionately by young people; juveniles are more likely than adults to come to the attention of police, for a variety of reasons. Compared to adults, young people are also more... more...

  • Professional Misconduct against Juveniles in Correctional Treatment Settingsby Lee Michael Johnson; Joycelyn M. Pollock; Michael C. Braswell

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 16.95

    A significant barrier to successful juvenile intervention is misconduct committed against juveniles by the persons employed to help them. Professional Misconduct with Juveniles explores the nature of employee-on-youth misconduct, its extent, its consequences, factors that increase its occurrence, and potential solutions to the problem. Obviously,... more...

  • Implementing a Gender-Based Arts Program for Juvenile Offendersby Jill Rosenbaum; Shelley Spivack

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 16.95

    Studies have shown that arts-based programming in juvenile detention settings can be an effective tool in rehabilitating and reintegrating youth who have come into contact with the juvenile justice system. Implementing a Gender-Based Arts Program for Juvenile Offenders focuses on a 2012-2013 program in Flint, Michigan and demonstrates that visual... more...