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

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  • Alter und neuer Rechtsbruchtatbestand.by Roland Böhler

    Duncker & Humblot 2008; US$ 78.25

    Hauptbeschreibung Verstößt ein Unternehmen gegen eine öffentlich rechtliche Regelung, wie etwa das Ladenschlussgesetz, und verschafft sich hierdurch einen unlauteren Vorteil im Wettbewerb, so gibt das UWG seinem Konkurrenten unter bestimmten Voraussetzungen einen Anspruch auf Schadenersatz und Unterlassung dieses Rechtsbruchs ("Rechtsbruchtatbestand").... more...

  • Das Ende der Geduldby Kirsten Heisig

    Herder Verlag 2010; US$ 7.62

    Die Gewalttäter werden jünger, brutaler, skrupelloser und die Gesellschaft mit diesem Problem hilfloser. Die Berliner Jugendrichterin Kisten Heisig war nicht bereit, das hinzunehmen. So wollte sie nicht akzeptieren, dass bei Jugendlichen zwischen Straftat und Gerichtsverhandlung viele Monate vergehen und entwickelte das Neuköllner Modell. Hier findet... more...

  • Kampfzone Straßeby Karlheinz Gärtner; Fadi Saad

    Herder Verlag 2012; US$ 11.44

    Anfangs stehen sie sich unversöhnlich, geradezu feindlich, gegenüber: Hier der Berliner palästinensischer Herkunft, Mitglied einer Straßengang. Dort der Berliner Polizist, der Hassgegner schlechthin. Doch es passiert das Unglaubliche: Aus Konfrontation wird die gemeinsame Suche nach Lösungen, aus unversöhnlichen Gegnern werden Freunde, die beginnen,... more...

  • Taking Stock of Delinquencyby Terence P. Thornberry; Marvin D. Krohn

    Springer 2002; US$ 79.95

    A comprehensive synthesis of the empirical findings of seven important ongoing longitudinal studies of delinquency. The seven projects included in this volume represent much of the diversity found in individual-based panel studies of antisocial behaviour. more...

  • Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner Cityby Bill Sanders

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 55.95

    Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City offers an interpretive account of juvenile delinquency within the modern inner city, an environment which is characterized by a long history of social deprivation and high rates of crime. A wide range of topics are explored, such as young people's motivation for, frequency of, and attitudes towards,... more...

  • Gender,Justice and Welfare in Britain,1900-1950by Dr Pamela Cox; Jo Campling

    Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 26.00

    The first major study of the history of British 'bad girls', this book uses a wide range of professional, popular and personal texts to explore the experiences of girls in the twentieth century juvenile justice system. It examines the processes leading to their definition as variously delinquent, defective or neglected and analyses the different possibilities... more...

  • Delinquent Networksby Jerzy Sarnecki

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 44.00

    A network analysis of over 22,000 delinquent youths in Stockholm between 1991-5. more...

  • Juvenile delinquency in Japanby G. Foljanty-Jost

    BRILL 2003; US$ 155.00

    How to explain juvenile delinquent behaviour in the Japan of the nineties? Are its reasons really fundamentally different from those in other societies? "Juvenile Delinquency in Japan", written by leading Japanese and German scholars, looks comprehensively into the phenomenon. more...

  • American Juvenile Justiceby Franklin E. Zimring

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 22.99

    Suitable for courses on the criminology and policy analysis of adolescence, this book focuses on the principles and policy of a distinct system of juvenile justice. It opens with an introduction of the creation of adolescence, presenting a justification for the category of the juvenile or a period of partial responsibility before full adulthood. more...

  • American Youth Violenceby Franklin E. Zimring

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 44.99

    This is an examination of adolescent violence in the United States as both a social phenomenon and a policy problem. Franklin Zimring, a scholar of law and crime, scrutinizes criminal statistics and demographic trends in order to authoritatively address public worries. more...