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The Resource Juvenile justice : a reference handbook, Donald J. Shoemaker and Timothy W. Wolfe

Juvenile justice : a reference handbook, Donald J. Shoemaker and Timothy W. Wolfe

Label
Juvenile justice : a reference handbook
Title
Juvenile justice
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
Donald J. Shoemaker and Timothy W. Wolfe
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Authoritative, current, and easy to use, this book is an outstanding resource for readers looking to gain an accurate and thorough understanding of American juvenile justice. Presents historical and contemporary data in an easy-to-understand fashion that survey the complex history of the juvenile justice system and allow readers to better comprehend the key issues Includes a perspectives chapter that enables readers to hear voices from individuals with different backgrounds who are concerned with juvenile justice Provides an ideal resource for general readers who want to learn more about the history and current events concerning juvenile justice as well as students without previous background knowledge of the subject Contains a chronology of key moments in the history of juvenile justice in the United States as well as a glossary of key terms and definitions to guide the reader"--
  • "Juvenile delinquency is a topic that has interested the public and academic scholars for decades. When hearing the word "delinquent," most people think of street gangs or bands of teens running loose and frightening people in streets or parks. However, delinquency covers a range of behaviors from minor offenses, such as trespassing, to the more serious crimes often associated with gangs"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shoemaker, Donald J
Dewey number
364.360973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9104
LC item number
.S448 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wolfe, Timothy W.
Series statement
Contemporary world issues series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of
  • LAW / Child Advocacy
  • LAW / Criminal Law / Juvenile Offenders
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of
  • United States
Label
Juvenile justice : a reference handbook, Donald J. Shoemaker and Timothy W. Wolfe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of the authors' Juvenile justice, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Background and history -- 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions -- 3. Perspectives -- 4. Profiles -- 5. Data and documents -- 6. Resources -- 7. Chronology
Control code
ocn920551889
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvi, 314 pages
Isbn
9781440840746
Lccn
2015031563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o920551889
  • (OCoLC)920551889
Label
Juvenile justice : a reference handbook, Donald J. Shoemaker and Timothy W. Wolfe
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of the authors' Juvenile justice, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Background and history -- 2. Problems, controversies, and solutions -- 3. Perspectives -- 4. Profiles -- 5. Data and documents -- 6. Resources -- 7. Chronology
Control code
ocn920551889
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvi, 314 pages
Isbn
9781440840746
Lccn
2015031563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o920551889
  • (OCoLC)920551889

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