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NCJ Number: 35067 Find in a Library
Title: CRIME, VIOLENCE AND AMERICAN YOUTH
Journal: BILL OF RIGHTS NEWSLETTER  Volume:7  Issue:1  Dated:(SPRING 1973)  Pages:WHOLE ISSUE
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Constitutional Rights Foundation
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 24
Sponsoring Agency: Constitutional Rights Foundation
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Type: Instructional Material
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ISSUE OF THE BILL OF RIGHTS NEWSLETTER PROVIDES STUDENTS, TEACHERS, AND OTHER READERS WITH INFORMATION ON THE NATURE AND EXTENT OF THE CRIME PROBLEM IN AMERICA, THE COURTS, CRIME CAUSES, AND THE RIGHTS OF OFFENDERS.
Abstract: SPECIAL FEATURES OF THIS ISSUE INCLUDE A CASE STUDY OF A JUVENILE COURT HEARING INVOLVING MURDER, A REVIEW OF MAJOR SUPREME COURT DECISIONS WHICH HAVE AFFECTED CRIMINAL JUSTICE, A BRIEF ARTICLE ON JUVENILE COURTS, AND TWO STUDENT STUDY PROJECTS ON TELEVISION VIOLENCE AND PERSONAL ATTITUDES TOWARD CRIME. ALL MATERIALS ARE INTENDED FOR STUDENT AND TEACHER USE AS A WAY TO STIMULATE SERIOUS CONSIDERATION OF THE CRIME PROBLEM. QUESTIONS FOR CLASS DISCUSSION ARE INCLUDED IN THE ARTICLES. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Course materials; Crime Causes; Crime patterns; Crime prevention measures; Criminal justice education; High school education; Judicial decisions; Juvenile courts; Rights of the accused; US Supreme Court
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