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Balancing Juvenile Justice


Book Description


The juvenile justice system in the United States has become a detrimental rather than a remedial experience, one that often reinforces youths' defiance of authority. Trying juveniles as adults, overcrowding juvenile detention facilities, and other factors have led to the deterioration of a system whose original intent was to protect immature youngsters who might get arrested for truancy... More
Book Information
PublisherTransaction Publishers
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages227
ISBN-100765802333
ISBN-13978-0765802330
Publication Date04/22/2004
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About Edward J Loughran (Author) : Edward J Loughran is a published author. Some of the published credits of Edward J Loughran include Balancing Juvenile Justice, Performance-based standards for juvenile facilities: The wave of the fut... more
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About Susan Guarino-Ghezzi (Author) : Susan Guarino-Ghezzi is a published author. Published credits of Susan Guarino-Ghezzi include Balancing Juvenile Justice.
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