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NCJ Number: 49454 Find in a Library
Title: JUVENILE JUSTICE - A GUIDE TO PRACTICE AND THEORY INSTRUCTOR'S RESOURCE MANUAL
Author(s): S M COX; J J CONRAD
Corporate Author: William C Brown Co
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 44
Sponsoring Agency: William C Brown Co
Dubuque, IA 52001
Sale Source: William C Brown Co
2460 Kerper Boulevard
Dubuque, IA 52001
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: CHAPTER-BY-CHAPTER SUMMARIES OF MAJOR POINTS COVERED IN A TEXT ON JUVENILE JUSTICE FOR PRACTIONERS ARE PRESENTED IN AN INSTRUCTOR'S GUIDE TO BE USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE TEXT.
Abstract: IN ADDITION TO THE SUMMARIES, THE GUIDE INCLUDES LISTS OF TRUE-FALSE AND MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS AS AIDS TO THE INSTRUCTOR FOR PREPARING EXAMINATIONS. DISCUSSION AND ESSAY QUESTIONS AND READING SUGGESTIONS ARE PRESENTED AT THE END OF EACH CHAPTER IN THE TEXT. THE TEXT AND GUIDE COVER THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: DEFINING AND MEASURING DELINQUENCY; CHARACTERISTICS OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS; THEORIES OF CAUSATION; THE PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF JUVENILE COURT ACTS; JUVENILE JUSTICE PROCEDURES; JUVENILES AND THE POLICE; KEY FIGURES IN JUVENILE COURT PROCEEDINGS; YOUTH SERVICE AGENCIES; JUVENILE DELINQUENCY PROGRAMS; AND DISPOSITIONAL ALTERNATIVES IN THE JUVENILE COURT. SEE NCJ-49453 FOR THE TEXT. (LKM)
Index Term(s): Instructional aids; Juvenile delinquency theory; Juvenile justice system
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