Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • Risk Assessment for Juvenile Violent Offending book cover

    Risk Assessment for Juvenile Violent Offending

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Costanza Baldry, Andreas Kapardis

    This volume is the result of an EU project involving two different European countries (Italy and Cyprus) on risk and needs assessment for juvenile violent offenders. The book is based on a longitudinal data base of juveniles who have committed violent crimes and who have been followed up after …

    Paperback – 2014-06-18

  • Boy Racer Culture: Youth, Masculinity and Deviance book cover

    Boy Racer Culture

    Youth, Masculinity and Deviance, 1st Edition

    By Karen Lumsden

    On the public roads boy racers are a foreboding presence, viewed with suspicion and derision by the ‘respectable’ motorist. The problem of the young (male) driver is one which has plagued authorities and governments due to youths’ acclaimed propensity to engage in deviant and dangerous driving…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Youth Justice in Context: Community, Compliance and Young People book cover

    Youth Justice in Context

    Community, Compliance and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Mairéad Seymour

    Youth Justice in Context examines the influence of legislative, organizational, policy and practice issues in shaping what constitutes compliance and how non-compliance is responded to when supervising young offenders in the community. It also addresses the impact of adolescent developmental…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Youth Justice: Ideas, Policy, Practice book cover

    Youth Justice

    Ideas, Policy, Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Roger Smith

    The exciting new edition of this well-loved textbook offers a fully expanded and revised account and analysis of the youth justice system in the UK, taking into account and fully addressing the significant changes that have taken place since the second edition in 2007.The book maintains its…

    Paperback – 2013-11-26

  • 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.…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

  • Implementing a Gender-Based Arts Program for Juvenile Offenders book cover

    Implementing a Gender-Based Arts Program for Juvenile Offenders

    1st Edition

    By Jill Leslie Rosenbaum, Shelley Spivack

    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…

    Paperback – 2013-10-22

  • Professional Misconduct against Juveniles in Correctional Treatment Settings book cover

    Professional Misconduct against Juveniles in Correctional Treatment Settings

    1st Edition

    By Lee Michael Johnson

    A significant barrier to successful juvenile intervention is misconduct committed against juveniles by the persons employed to help them. Professional Misconduct with Juveniles explores the nature of employee-on-youth misconduct, its extent, its consequences, factors that increase its occurrence,…

    Paperback – 2013-10-22

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15

  • Youth, Crime and Justice book cover

    Youth, Crime and Justice

    1st Edition

    By Cyndi Banks

    Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency. It encourages readers to adopt an analytical understanding encompassing not only juvenile crime, but also the broader context within which the conditions of juvenile…

    Paperback – 2013-03-11

  • Criminal Justice in Scotland book cover

    Criminal Justice in Scotland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    The existence of the separate criminal jurisdiction in Scotland is ignored by most criminological texts purporting to consider crime and criminal justice in 'Britain' or the 'UK'. This book offers a critically-informed analysis and understanding of crime and criminal justice in contemporary…

    Paperback – 2013-03-06

  • Juvenile Justice Administration book cover

    Juvenile Justice Administration

    1st Edition

    By Peter C. Kratcoski

    An effective administrator must not only have the educational background to understand the foundational basis for the system, but must also be guided by the vision and mission of the organization. Juvenile Justice Administration illustrates through examples and interviews with juvenile justice…

    Hardback – 2012-05-10

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20

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