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

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  • Giving Circlesby Angela M. Eikenberry

    Indiana University Press 2009; US$ 18.65

    In the contemporary United States, third parties are being relied upon to deliver social services that were once chiefly the responsibility of government. Among the new philanthropic associations that have arisen in this environment are voluntary groups known as giving circles. Their purpose is to bring... 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...

  • A Handbook for Evidence-Based Juvenile Justice Systemsby James C. Howell; Mark W. Lipsey; John J. Wilson

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 39.99

    A Handbook for Evidence-Based Juvenile Justice Systems promotes a comprehensive strategy for reducing criminal careers of serious, violent, and chronic juvenile offenders, including gang members, in an approach that is supported by current research. A step-by-step blueprint is provided for interrupting these offender?s criminal careers with a... more...

  • The Handbook of Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justiceby Marvin D. Krohn; Jodi Lane

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00

    This handbook is an up-to-date examination of advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice that includes interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners. Examines advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice with interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners... more...

  • Handbook of Social Work Practice with Vulnerable and Resilient Populationsby Alex Gitterman

    Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 94.99

    Every day, social workers deal with individuals, families, and groups struggling with problems that are often chronic, persistent, acute, and/or unexpected. When community and family support systems are weak or unavailable, and when internal resources fail, these populations become vulnerable to physical, cognitive, emotional, and social deterioration.... more...

  • Handbuch Jugendkriminalitätby Bernd Dollinger; Henning Schmidt-Semisch

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 49.95

    Die Lebensphase 'Jugend' wird häufig mit Defiziten, Störungen 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 stoßen kriminologische und sozialpädagogische Befunde und... more...

  • Handbuch Jugendkriminalitätby Bernd Dollinger; Henning Schmidt-Semisch

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 49.99

    Die Lebensphase 'Jugend' wird häufig mit Defiziten, Störungen 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 stoßen kriminologische und sozialpädagogische Befunde und... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 19.95

    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...

  • The Inner World of the Black Juvenile Delinquentby Harrell B. Roberts

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.00

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Innovation in der Sozialen Arbeitby Anne Parpan-Blaser

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 39.99

    Die Autorin nimmt die Diskrepanz zwischen dem aktuellen Innovationsdiskurs und dem Mangel an sozialwissenschaftlichen Analysen von Innovation zum Anlass, um aus der Perspektive der Sozialen Arbeit den Innovationsbegriff zu klären und die theoretische Fundierung des Innovationskonzepts zu skizzieren. In einer empirischen Studie zeigt sie weiter auf,... more...