Global Perspectives on Social Issues: Juvenile Justice Systems
Global Perspectives on Social Issues: Juvenile Justice Systems is an attempt to characterize juvenile offenders in twenty-five nations in North America, South America, Western, and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Australia. Each chapter represents a fact sheet and contemporary report on juvenile justice systems in the eight different regions of the world.
- Hardback | 208 pages
- 154.9 x 231.1 x 22.9mm | 408.24g
- 03 Jun 2004
- Lexington Books
- Lanham, MD, United States
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 North America (United States of America and Canada) Chapter 3 South America (Chile and Colombia) Chapter 4 Western Europe (United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, and Sweden) Chapter 5 Eastern Europe (Russia, Poland, Romania, and Hungary) Chapter 6 The Middle East (Israel, Egypt, Iran, and Syria) Chapter 7 Africa (South Africa, Kenya, Ghana, and Nigeria) Chapter 8 Asia (India, China, and Japan) Chapter 9 Australia Chapter 10 Conclusion
Well-referenced, well-written, and adequately indexed...Recommended. CHOICE
About Paola Zalkind
RIta J. Simon is University Professor in the School of Public Affairs and the Washington College of Law at American University. Paola Zalkind is a recent graduate of American University.