Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • The Subcultural Imagination: Theory, Research and Reflexivity in Contemporary Youth Cultures book cover

    The Subcultural Imagination

    Theory, Research and Reflexivity in Contemporary Youth Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shane Blackman, Michelle Kempson

    The Subcultural Imagination discusses young adults in subcultures and examines how sociologists use qualitative research methods to study them. Through the application of the ideas of C. Wright Mills to the development of theory-reflexive ethnography, this book analyses the experiences of young…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Youth Justice: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Case

    This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Green, Andy Smith

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account book cover

    Abuse Between Young People

    A Contextual Account, 1st Edition

    By Carlene Firmin

    Awareness of peer-on-peer abuse is on the rise and is a matter of increasing international concern. Abuse Between Young People: A Contextual Account is the first book to offer a contextualised narrative of peer-on-peer abuse that moves beyond recognising an association between environments and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • Prosecuting Juvenile Piracy Suspects: The International Legal Framework book cover

    Prosecuting Juvenile Piracy Suspects

    The International Legal Framework, 1st Edition

    By Milena Sterio

    Duncan Gaswaga, a former judge of the Seychelles Supreme Court who has presided over numerous piracy trials, asked the following question: "What is a judge to do when a bearded piracy suspect facing justice asserts that he is fourteen?" This book addresses this important question by focusing on the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration book cover

    Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris W. Surprenant

    One of the most important problems faced by the United States is addressing its broken criminal justice system. This collection of essays offers a thorough examination of incarceration as a form of punishment. In addition to focusing on the philosophical aspects related to punishment, the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy: The politics of becoming adult book cover

    Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy

    The politics of becoming adult, 1st Edition

    By Sana Nakata

    Debates about children’s rights not only concern those things that children have a right to have and to do but also our broader social and political community, and the moral and political status of the child within it. This book examines children’s rights and citizenship in the USA, UK and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Criminal Justice: An Introduction book cover

    Criminal Justice

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Joyce

    This revised and expanded third edition offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the criminal justice system of England and Wales. Starting with an overview of the main theories of the causes of crime, this book explores and discusses the operation of the main criminal justice agencies…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

  • Reaffirming Juvenile Justice: From Gault to Montgomery book cover

    Reaffirming Juvenile Justice

    From Gault to Montgomery, 1st Edition

    By Alida V. Merlo, Peter J. Benekos

    This book will expand students’ knowledge and understanding of the evolution of juvenile justice in the last 50 years. Designed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the landmark case In re Gault, which the U.S. Supreme Court decided in 1967, the authors provide a brief history of juvenile…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • Individual Psychological Therapies in Forensic Settings: Research and Practice book cover

    Individual Psychological Therapies in Forensic Settings

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Davies, Claire Nagi

    From the ‘nothing works’ maxim of the 1970s to evidence-based interventions to challenge recidivism and promote pro-social behavior, psychological therapy has played an important role in rehabilitation and risk reduction within forensic settings in recent years. And yet the typical group therapy…

    Paperback – 2017-05-08
    Routledge

  • Responding to Youth Crime in Hong Kong: Penal Elitism, Legitimacy and Citizenship book cover

    Responding to Youth Crime in Hong Kong

    Penal Elitism, Legitimacy and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Michael Adorjan, Wing Hong Chui

    A society’s response to youth crime reveals much about its broader cultural values, social circumstances, and political affairs. This book examines reactions and policy responses to youth delinquency and crime in Hong Kong during its colonial and post-colonial periods, and in doing so, underscores…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research On Public and Social Policy in Asia

  • Working with High-Risk Youth: A Relationship-based Practice Framework book cover

    Working with High-Risk Youth

    A Relationship-based Practice Framework, 1st Edition

    By Peter Smyth

    In the child welfare system some youth do well in their lives, but far too many do not experience positive outcomes by the time they are leaving government services. The youth often feel marginalized and that they were not involved in decisions about their own lives, leaving them with a sense of…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

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