Juvenile criminal law

    Youth Court Guide

    By Pakeeza Rahman

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    The Youth Court Guide is the definitive legal handbook for practitioners involved in the youth court. It provides an in-depth knowledge of the youth court system, as well as the fundamental principles and day-to-day practice that pertain to it, with direction on every stage of youth justice. This new edition...

    Moral Foundations of the Youth Justice System

    By Raymond Arthur

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    When is it fair to hold young people criminally responsible? If young people lack the capacity to make a meaningful choice and to control their impulses, should they be held criminally culpable for their behaviour? In what ways is the immaturity of young offenders relevant to their blameworthiness? Should youth...

    Young People, Crime and Justice

    By Roger Hopkins Burke

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    In the minds of the general public, young people and crime are intrinsically linked; wide-spread belief persists that such activities are a result of the 'permissive 1960s' and the changing face of the traditional nuclear family. Roger Hopkins Burke challenges these preconceptions and offers a detailed and comprehensive introduction to...

    Wild Arabs and Savages: A History of Juvenile Justice in Ireland

    By Paul Sargent

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    The first history of the Irish juvenile justice system

    From Juvenile Delinquency to Adult Crime

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    What makes a juvenile delinquent develop into an adult criminal? Edited by two leading authorities in the fields of psychology and criminology, Transitions from Juvenile Delinquency to Adult Crime examines why the period of transition to adulthood is important and how it can be better understood and addressed both inside...

    When Children Kill Children: Penal Populism and Political Culture

    By David A. Green

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    This title examines the role of political culture and penal populism in the response to the emotive subject of child-on-child homicide, comparing the differing responses of English and Norwegian criminal justice systems to two high profile cases: those of the killers of James Bulger and Silje Redergard respectively.

    Young Offenders and the Law: How the Law Responds to Youth Offending

    By Raymond Arthur

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    How does the law deal with young offenders, and to what extend does the law protect and promote the rights of young people in conflict with the law? This title addresses these central issues and examines the legal response to the phenomenon of youth offending, and the contemporary forces that...

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