Youth Offending and Youth Justice Products

  • Juvenile Delinquency

    An integrated approach, 3rd Edition

    By James Burfeind, Dawn Jeglum Bartusch

    This book offers a comprehensive introduction to juvenile delinquency by defining and describing juvenile delinquency, examining explanations for delinquent behavior, and considering contemporary efforts to control delinquency through prevention and juvenile justice. The text cultivates an…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Juvenile Justice and Juvenile Delinquency

    Case Studies Workbook

    By James Windell, Nicole Bain

    Designed as supplemental material for juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice courses, Juvenile Justice and Juvenile Delinquency: Case Studies Workbook fills a void in current textbooks. This workbook provides a hands-on experience that helps students understand the kinds of court hearings that…

    Paperback – 2015-10-28 
    CRC Press

  • The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs

    Edited by Dale L. June, Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane

    The problem of gangs and gang subculture is a growing threat to the stability of neighborhoods and entire communities. During the past two decades, gang members have increasingly migrated from large urban centers to suburban areas and other countries. This book addresses the intricacies and…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05 
    CRC Press

  • Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland is an edited collection of chapters from leading experts that builds and expands upon the success of the 2010 publication Criminal Justice in Scotland to offer a comprehensive and critical overview of Scottish criminal justice and its relation to wider social…

    Hardback – 2015-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Gun Crime in Global Contexts

    By Peter Squires

    Every year around three-quarters of a million people die (directly or indirectly) as a result of gun violence, with most deaths occurring in the poorest, yet also most highly weaponized parts of the world. Firearm proliferation -- 875 million global firearms -- is a direct contributor to both…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    Routledge

  • Working with Adolescent Violence and Abuse Towards Parents

    Approaches and Contexts for Intervention

    Edited by Amanda Holt

    Adolescent violence and abuse towards parents is increasingly recognised as a global problem. Inverting how we normally understand power to operate in abusive relationships, it involves actors who cannot easily be categorised as victims or perpetrators, and often impacts families who are…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge

  • Young Men and Domestic Abuse

    By David Gadd, Claire L. Fox, Mary-Louise Corr, Steph Alger, Ian Butler

    Surveys reveal that domestic abuse is more commonplace among teenagers and young adults than older populations, yet surprisingly little is written about young men’s involvement in it. Reporting on a three-year study based in the UK, this book explores young men’s involvement in domestic abuse,…

    Hardback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Schools and the Problem of Crime

    By Stephen Boxford

    What causes young people to offend? What influence do schools have on young peoples' offending behaviour in relation to other possible causal factors? These critical criminological and educational questions are addressed in Schools and the Problem of Crime. The book examines the causes of offending…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Willan

  • Out of Sight

    By Robert McAuley

    Youth crime is simultaneously a social problem and an intrinsic part of consumer culture: while images of gangs and gangsters are used to sell global commodities, young people not in work and education are labelled as antisocial and susceptible to crime. This book focuses on the lives of a group…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Willan

  • Youth Street Gangs

    A critical appraisal

    By David C. Brotherton

    Gangs have been heavily pathologized in the last several decades. In comparison to the pioneering Chicago School's work on gangs in the 1920s we have moved away from a humanistic appraisal of and sensitivity toward the phenomenon and have allowed the gang to become a highly plastic folk devil…

    Paperback – 2015-05-05
    Routledge
    New Directions in Critical Criminology

  • The Role of Community in Restorative Justice

    By Fernanda Fonseca Rosenblatt

    Although restorative justice is probably one of the most talked about topics in contemporary criminology, little has been written about how community involvement in restorative justice translates into practice. While advocates have presented the community as an essential pillar of restorative…

    Hardback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy

    The politics of becoming adult

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

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