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

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  • 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...

  • Delinquent and Neurotic Childrenby Ivy Bennett

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate.... more...

  • Growth to Freedomby Derek Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate.... more...

  • Reformatory Schools (1851) Cbby Taylor and Francis

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    First published in 1969. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Youth Crimeby Justin Healey

    The Spinney Press 2013; US$ 18.00

    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...

  • Competition, Choice, and Incentives in Government Programsby John M. Kamensky; Albert Morales

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 45.99

    Since the 1980s, the language used around market-based government has muddied its meaning and polarized its proponents and critics, making the topic politicized and controversial. Competition, Choice, and Incentives in Government Programs hopes to reframe competing views of market-based government so it is seen not as an ideology but rather as a fact-based... more...

  • Ventures in Criminologyby Sheldon Glueck; Eleanor Glueck

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate.... more...

  • The Delinquent Solution (Routledge Revivals)by David Downes

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    First published in 1966, The Delinquent Solution presents a study of crime associated with the nature of subcultures. The book discusses issues such as the concept and theory of subcultures, the life of delinquent gangs, and the English experience of delinquent subcultures. It also takes an in-depth look at the Stepney and Poplar survey on crime... more...

  • Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justiceby Meda Chesney-Lind; Randall G. Shelden

    Wiley 2013; US$ 53.95 US$ 46.76

    The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls? delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook. Including global perspectives and coverage of cutting-edge... more...