Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • Young Adult Offenders: Lost in Transition? book cover

    Young Adult Offenders

    Lost in Transition?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Friedrich Lösel, Anthony Bottoms, David P. Farrington

    This latest volume in the Cambridge Criminal Justice Series focuses upon young adults and their treatment in the criminal justice system. The subject is very topical because there is increasing evidence that a rigid distinction between ‘youth’ and ‘adulthood’ is not appropriate in modern societies.…

    Hardback – 2012-05-28
    Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

  • Offending Girls: Young Women and Youth Justice book cover

    Offending Girls

    Young Women and Youth Justice, 1st Edition

    By Gilly Sharpe

    At the dawn of the twenty-first century, panic about girls’ offending in Britain reached fever pitch. No longer sugar and spice, a ‘new breed’ of girl, the hedonistic, violent, binge-drinking ‘ladette’, was reported to have emerged. At the same time, the number of young women entering the youth…

    Hardback – 2011-10-21

  • Transforming Youth Justice book cover

    Transforming Youth Justice

    1st Edition

    By Anna Souhami

    In 1997 the newly modernized Labour party swept into power promising a radical overhaul of the youth justice system. The creation of inter-agency Youth Offending Teams (YOTs) for the delivery of youth justice services were the cornerstone of the new approach. These new YOTs were designed to tackle…

    Hardback – 2007-02-01

  • Young Men in Prison book cover

    Young Men in Prison

    1st Edition

    By Joel Harvey

    This book examines how young men between the ages of 18 and 21 make the transition to prison life and how they adapt practically, socially and psychologically. Based on extensive research in Feltham Young Offenders Institution, this book examines in particular the role of social support, both…

    Hardback – 2006-11-01

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