Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context book cover

    Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context

    1st Edition

    By Barry Goldson, Chris Cunneen, Sophie Russell, David Brown, Eileen Baldry, Melanie Schwartz, Damon Briggs

    Researchers have often attempted to identify and comprehend international trends in criminal justice, and in youth justice and penality more particularly. But the complex, contradictory and often inconsistent nature of youth justice and penality over both time and space, defies generalized accounts…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Compensated Dating Girls in Hong Kong: Scripts, Voices and Views book cover

    Compensated Dating Girls in Hong Kong

    Scripts, Voices and Views, 1st Edition

    By Jessica C.M. Li

    Compensated dating or commercial sex involving young girls has emerged as a global concern over the past decades and since the turn of the twenty-first century, has created a panic among parents in Hong Kong. Nevertheless, there is no consensus on whether compensated dating is an offence, an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • 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 – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • 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 – 2019-03-18 
    Routledge

  • 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 research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • 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 2007-2015 landmark U.S. 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 – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • 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 – 2019-01-28 
    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

  • Criminal Defense-Based Forensic Social Work book cover

    Criminal Defense-Based Forensic Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ashley Ratliff, Maren Willins

    This book draws upon the Colorado Model of Criminal Defense-Based Forensic Social Work – a holistic, client-centered, collaborative approach that uses a trauma-informed care framework – to outline the numerous roles and skills of a forensic social worker. The comprehensive, developmentally informed…

    Paperback – 2018-10-16
    Routledge

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