Juvenile offenders

    Race, Gangs and Youth Violence: Policy, Prevention and Policing

    By Anthony Gunter

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £22.85

    This book challenges current thinking about youth violence and gangs, and their racialisation by the media and the police. It highlights how the street gang label is unfairly linked to Black and urban youth street-based lifestyles/cultures and friendship groups.

    Moral Foundations of the Youth Justice System

    By Raymond Arthur

    Paperback Save £1.92 = £27.07

    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...

    Probation: 12 Essential Questions

    Paperback Save £0.92 = £25.07

    This volume poses a series of key questions about the practice of probation as an integral part of the European criminal justice system.

    Young People, Crime and Justice

    By Roger Hopkins Burke

    Paperback Save £2.22 = £28.77

    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...

    Young People in Forensic Mental Health Settings: Psychological Thinking and Practice

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £44.95

    The contributors to Young People in Forensic Mental Health Settings are drawn from a range of environments including universities, youth offending services, secure in-patient settings, young offender institutions, Community Forensic Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services F-CAMHS, and secure children's homes.

    Youth Crime and Justice

    Paperback Save £1.72 = £25.27

    This book sees leading national and international scholars provide a critical assessment of the relation between 'evidence' and contemporary youth justice policy formation, and it has been fully updated to recognize the major reforms of recent years in the youth justice policy environment.

    Letters to a Lifer

    By Cindy Sanford

    Paperback £19.42

    Letters to a Lifer provides a rare insight into life without parole LWOP for juveniles in the USA. A true story from Pennsylvania, it is a compelling tale of faith and redemption.

    Youth and Crime

    By John Muncie

    Paperback Save £2.19 = £27.80

    Providing students with a fully up-to-date and highly authoritative introduction to the area, this new edition now has expanded coverage on contemporary areas such as cyberbullying and the media, takes recent legislative updates into account, and is now accompanied by a student study website

    Foundations for youth justice: Positive approaches to practice

    By Anne Robinson

    Paperback £22.85

    This exciting new book outlines the state of practice now in flux within structures created by New Labour but moving in a different direction under the Coalition Government. It explores opportunities for a fresh orientation that places young people at the centre and works collaboratively to nurture strengths, competences and...

    Working with Young People in Secure Accommodation

    By Jim Rose

    Paperback £27.07

    The detention of children and young people as a response to delinquent and antisocial behaviour remains a topical and controversial issue. In this new edition of Working with Young People in Secure Accommodation, Jim Rose provides an historical perspective on the topic of young people in custody and discusses the...

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