Juvenile offenders

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

    By Paul Sargent

    Hardback Save £4.04 = £60.96

    The first history of the Irish juvenile justice system

    Youth Justice: Ideas, Policy, Practice

    By Roger S. Smith

    Paperback Save £3.28 = £34.71

    The exciting new edition of this well-loved textbook offers a fully expanded and revised account and analysis of the youth justice system in the UK, taking into account and fully addressing the significant changes that have taken place since the second edition in 2007. The book maintains its critical analysis...

    Juvenile Delinquency in a Diverse Society

    By Kristin A. Bates

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £87.96

    Written from a critical perspective, this book includes features such as a critical understanding of juvenile delinquency, focus on issues of race, class and gender, and links to theories of delinquency.

    The Self-Tapping Screw: The Recollections of a Borstal Officer

    By Simon Barlow

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Youth, Crime and Justice

    By Cyndi Banks

    Paperback Save £2.97 = £33.02

    Youth, Crime and Justice takes a critical issues approach to analyzing the current debates and issues in juvenile delinquency. It encourages readers to adopt an analytical understanding encompassing not only juvenile crime, but also the broader context within which the conditions of juvenile criminality occur. Students are invited to explore...

    From Juvenile Delinquency to Adult Crime: Criminal Careers, Justice Policy and Prevention

    Paperback £24.89

    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...

    Juvenile Justice: An Introduction

    By Steven P. Lab

    Paperback Save £15.54 = £29.45

    Presents a student-friendly analysis of various aspects of the juvenile justice system. This book covers the history and development of the juvenile justice system and the issues related to juveniles, including police interaction, court processes, due process, movements toward diversion and deinstitutionalization, and community intervention.

    States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California\'s Juvenile Justice System

    By Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

    Hardback Save £15.52 = £29.43

    Explores the experiences of young Mexican Americans, African Americans, and ethnic Euro-Americans in California correctional facilities including Whittier State School for Boys and the Preston School of Industry. This title shows how these boys and girls, and their families, resisted increasingly harsh treatment and various kinds of abuse.

    States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California\'s Juvenile Justice System

    By Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    Explores the experiences of young Mexican Americans, African Americans, and ethnic Euro-Americans in California correctional facilities including Whittier State School for Boys and the Preston School of Industry. This title shows how these boys and girls, and their families, resisted increasingly harsh treatment and various kinds of abuse.

    When Children Kill Children: Penal Populism and Political Culture

    By David A. Green

    Paperback Save £0.24 = £26.75

    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.

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