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

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  • Youth Justiceby Rod Morgan

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00

    The aim of this e-book is to bring together the proposals on youth justice that are made in the Independent Commission on Youth Crime and Anti-social Behaviour’s report (Time For a Fresh Start); and the UK Government’s plans as set out in the current green paper (Breaking the Cycle: Effective Punishment, Rehabilitation and Sentencing of Offenders).... more...

  • Handbuch Jugendkriminalitätby Bernd Dollinger; Henning Schmidt-Semisch

    Springer 2011; US$ 49.99

    Die Lebensphase 'Jugend' wird h ufig mit Defiziten, St rungen und riskanten Verhaltensweisen assoziiert. Besondere mediale und politische Aufmerksamkeit erhalten Jugendliche dann, wenn sie mit strafrechtsrelevantem Verhalten in Erscheinung treten. In diesen publizistisch-politischen Kontexten sto en kriminologische und sozialp dagogische Befunde... more...

  • Alter und neuer Rechtsbruchtatbestand.by Roland Böhler

    Duncker & Humblot 2008; US$ 78.43

    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...

  • 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...

  • Juvenile Justiceby Donald J. Shoemaker

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 55.00

    This is an overview of the challenges and emerging solutions surrounding corrections, treatment, and prevention programs for troubled youth. It includes research studies, further references, and a directory of national and international organizations dealing with children's rights. 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...

  • Responding to Troubled Youthby Cheryl L. Maxson; Malcolm W. Klein

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 109.99

    An overview of the dominant philosophical approaches and practices used in handling status offenders - youths who habitually resist the control of their parents and schools. The three basic social philosophies in responding to these youths are the treatment, deterrence and normalization rationales. more...