Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • Police in Schools: An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers book cover

    Police in Schools

    An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers, 1st Edition

    By Linda Duxbury, Craig Bennell

    This co-authored book critically reviews existing literature on school resource officer (SRO) programs and presents a thorough evaluation of an SRO program offered by Peel Regional Police in Ontario, Canada. The implementation of a school resource officer (SRO) program is a controversial response…

    Paperback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • Changing Narratives of Youth Crime: From Social Causes to Threats to the Social book cover

    Changing Narratives of Youth Crime

    From Social Causes to Threats to the Social, 1st Edition

    By Bernd Dollinger

    In recent years, Western societies have experienced a fundamental transformation in the way crime is understood and dealt with. Against the backdrop of a current great interest in narratives in criminology, this book draws on a narrative perspective to explore this transformation. Drawing on data…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most of the research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention paid to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Armand French

    Native Americans are disproportionately represented as offenders in the U.S. criminal justice system. Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues is an authoritative volume that provides an overview of the state of American Indigenous populations and their contact with justice concerns and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-08
    Routledge

  • Young Offenders and Open Custody book cover

    Young Offenders and Open Custody

    1st Edition

    By Tove Pettersson

    Young offenders given custodial sentences in youth institutions constitute an important group in the context of crime prevention research, given that offenders within this group are at high risk of reoffending or continuing with a criminal career into adulthood. This book explores the significance…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Gendered Injustice: Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls book cover

    Gendered Injustice

    Uncovering the Lived Experience of Detained Girls, 1st Edition

    By Anastasia Tosouni

    Without strong proof, policy advocates along with some scholars have causally linked declines in juvenile offending and incarceration with evidence-based and rehabilitation-oriented policy reform. Such studies have called for a shift back to rehabilitative ideals augmented by innovative strategies…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Recalibrating Juvenile Detention: Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center book cover

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention

    Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, 1st Edition

    By David W. Roush

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention chronicles the lessons learned from the 2007 to 2015 landmark US District Court-ordered reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JTDC) in Illinois, following years of litigation by the ACLU about egregious and unconstitutional conditions of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Diversion in Youth Justice: What Can We Learn from Historical and Contemporary Practices? book cover

    Diversion in Youth Justice

    What Can We Learn from Historical and Contemporary Practices?, 1st Edition

    By Roger Smith

    Diversion in youth justice is a subject of enduring interest. It concerns the processes by which decisions are made about whether or not to prosecute young offenders, and this book explores the continuing debates and historical developments which shape these processes. The treatment of young…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment: Living Life book cover

    Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment

    Living Life, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Rose Tynan

    Long sentenced young people are a small but significant part of the juvenile prison population. The current approach to young people convicted of serious crime speaks to wider issues in criminal and social justice, including the idealisation of (some) childhoods, processes of racialisation and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Cyber-risk and Youth: Digital Citizenship, Privacy and Surveillance book cover

    Cyber-risk and Youth

    Digital Citizenship, Privacy and Surveillance, 1st Edition

    By Michael C Adorjan, Rosemary Ricciardelli

    Cyber-risks are moving targets and societal responses to combat cyber-victimization are often met by the distrust of young people. Drawing on original research, this book explores how young people define, perceive, and experience cyber-risks, how they respond to both the messages they are receiving…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Educational Planning of Court-Involved Youth: A Guide for Counties, Systems, and Individuals book cover

    Educational Planning of Court-Involved Youth

    A Guide for Counties, Systems, and Individuals, 1st Edition

    By Amy Bishop

    Educational Planning of Court-Involved Youth provides a framework for alleviating chronic barriers for youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. This guide combines best-practice recommendations from national research with direct service tactics employed successfully in multiple…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge

  • Social Development Models of Gang Involvement: Recent Contributions book cover

    Social Development Models of Gang Involvement

    Recent Contributions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marvin D. Krohn, James C. Howell

    This book—containing contributions from scholars who are well-known for their research on gangs, and selected as experts on the assigned topics—examines youth gangs from a developmental/life-course perspective, exploring a myriad of issues related to gang membership, its causes, its consequences,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge

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