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NCJ Number: 34466 Find in a Library
Title: JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM
Editor(s): M W KLEIN
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 287
Sponsoring Agency: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Sage Publications, Inc
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Sale Source: Sage Publications, Inc
2455 Teller Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS COLLECTION OF EIGHT PAPERS DEALS WITH THE ASSESSMENT AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM.
Abstract: TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE THE STATE-OF-THE-ART OF DELINQUENCY PREVENTION; THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF CHILDHOOD, DELINQUENCY, AND SOCIAL REFORM; INTERACTIONS BETWEEN COMMUNITY STRUCTURE, DELINQUENCY, AND SOCIAL POLICY IN THE INNER CITY; EVALUATING THE STRUCTURAL DIMENSIONS OF POLICE DIVERSION PROGRAMS; THE POLICE VIEW OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM; THE JUVENILE COURT JUDGE'S VIEW OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM; VARIETIES OF JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL APPROACHES, AND PREVALENCE AS A MEASURE OF DELINQUENCY.
Index Term(s): Attitudes; Community involvement; Community-based corrections (juvenile); Evaluation; Judges; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile justice system; Police attitudes; Police diversion; Policy
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