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

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  • Jugendrechtby Arthur Wegner

    De Gruyter 1929; US$ 154.00

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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...

  • Youth, Crime and Justiceby Cyndi Banks

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency. It encourages readers to adopt an analytical understanding encompassing not only juvenile crime, but also the broader context within which the conditions of juvenile criminality occur. Students are invited to explore the... more...

  • Preventing and Reducing Juvenile Delinquencyby James C. Howell

    SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 68.00

    The Second Edition of Preventing and Reducing Juvenile Delinquency: A Comprehensive Framework aims to inform students about the latest research and the most promising and effective programs and provides a wealth of information for understanding, preventing and controlling juvenile delinquency. more...

  • Jugendkriminalitätby Bernd Dollinger; Michael Schabdach

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; Not Available

    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 Akteure beteiligt (Öffentlichkeit,... more...

  • Soziale Arbeit in der Transformation des Sozialenby Fabian Kessl

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 29.99

    Die öffentliche Dienstleistungsinstanz Soziale Arbeit ist in den vergangenen Dekaden Teil eines derart grundlegenden Transformationsprozesses geworden, dass sie am Beginn des zweiten Jahrzehnts des 21. Jahrhunderts eine immens veränderte Gestalt aufweist. Mit diesem Band wird eine systematische Lokalisierung Sozialer Arbeit in diesem Prozess wohlfahrtsstaatlicher... more...

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

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 44.99

    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 die Arbeitsbedingungen... 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...

  • 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...