Juvenile Justice : Policies, Programmes and Services
This book should be of interest to undergraduate students of sociology.
- Paperback | 384 pages
- 158.75 x 230 x 19.05mm | 520g
- 01 Jan 1989
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
Table of contents
Part I: Overview. An introduction and overview of juvenile justice - Albert R Roberts; Part II: Historical Background. - Albert R Roberts; Historical background of treating juveniles in institution and open settings. Community strategies with juvenile offenders. The emergence of the juvenile court and probation services. The emergence and prolieration of juvenile diversion programs. Part III: Contemporary approaches. Police work and juveniles - Roslyn Muraskin; The juvenile court landscape - Ted Rubin; Pre-adjudicatory detention - Charles E Frazier; Juvenile diversion - Arnold Bindes; Wilderness experiences, camps and outdoor programs - Albert R Roberts; Family treatment approaches - Albert R Roberts; Social work advocacy in juvenile justice - Robert B Coates; Part IV: Epilogue. The future of corrections in juvenile justice: A case for avoiding polarities - Robert B Coates; Appendices. Index.