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NCJ Number: 42549 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: NEW TRENDS IN THE TREATMENT OF YOUNG OFFENDERS
Author(s): ANON
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 103
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: MAKING COMPARISONS BETWEEN NATIONAL SYSTEMS, THIS STUDY CRITICALLY SURVEYS THE METHODS OF RE-EDUCATION EMPLOYED IN WORKING WITH YOUNG OFFENDERS.
Abstract: FURTHER, THIS STUDY ATTEMPTS TO DRAW CONCLUSIONS WHICH COULD SERVE, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO INNOVATIONS AND EXPERIMENTS ALREADY UNDERTAKEN, AS A SOURCE OF GUIDANCE TO OTHER MEMBER STATES OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE IN THE TREATMENT OF OFFENDERS AND THE PREVENTION OF CRIME AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE. THOSE INVOLVED IN THE STUDY COMPILED AN INVENTORY OF THE MOST RECENT EXPERIMENTS EMBARKED UPON IN THIS FIELD AND THE MOST NOVEL SOLUTIONS APPLIED TO THE PROBLEM OF JUVENILE DELINQUENCY, INCLUDING SIGNIFICANT EXPERIMENTS. A NUMBER OF EXPERIMENTS CARRIED OUT IN VARIOUS COUNTRIES ARE DESCRIBED IN THE APPENDICES. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)...KAP
Index Term(s): Council of Europe; Education; International cooperation; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile justice system; Juvenile rehabilitation; Juvenile treatment methods; Research
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