Juvenile offenders

    Why Did You Do It?

    By Jackie Worrall

    Paperback £19.42

    The voices of young offenders - the real life stories behind the sad, worrying and sometimes tragic lives of those who fall into trouble with the law at whatever level of seriousness.

    Delinquency and Opportunity: A Study of Delinquent Gangs

    By Richard A. Cloward

    Paperback £27.93

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

    Offending Girls: Young Women and Youth Justice

    By Gilly Sharpe

    Hardback Save £6.47 = £78.53

    Girls' bad behavior has attracted seemingly relentless poplar attention over the years, with girls' violence and girl gangs commonly constructed as urgent and growing social problems. This book explores young women's accounts of their pathways into crime and the impact of youth justice intervention on their everyday lives.

    Restorative Justice

    By Gerry Johnstone

    Paperback Save £2.37 = £29.62

    Restorative justice is one of the most talked about developments in the field of crime and justice. Its advocates and practitioners argue that state punishment, society's customary response to crime, neither meets the needs of crime victims nor prevents reoffending. In its place, they suggest, should be restorative justice, in...

    Risk Assessment for Juvenile Violent Offending

    Hardback Save £27.54 = £47.46

    Based on a longitudinal data base of juveniles who have committed violent crimes and who have been followed up after 6 months to measure their recidivism rate, this book aims to provide practitioners who are dealing with juvenile violent offenders, with scientifically-based theories and knowledge derived from results about risk...

    Crime, Anti-Social Behaviour and Schools

    Hardback Save £20.54 = £36.96

    The behaviour and safety of children and young people in and around schools is a topic of world-wide concern. From school shootings and deaths on school premises to the everyday behaviour of young people in school, this book explores what is happening in schools in Britain and links it with...

    Youth Violence: Sex and Race Differences in Offending, Victimization, and Gang Membership

    By Finn-Aage Esbensen

    Paperback £25.85

    The first comprehensive overview to examine how sex and race/ethnicity impact the interrelationships among youth violence, violent victimization, and gang membership

    Lost Boyz

    By Justin Rollins

    Paperback £16.49

    A new book revealing the shocking truth of what really goes on in the lives and minds of Britain's disaffected youth.

    Assessment in youth justice

    By Bernadette Wilkinson

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.45

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of assessment and intervention planning with young people who offend .

    Youth in Crisis?: \'Gangs\', Territoriality and Violence

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £29.65

    Few issues attract greater concern and censure than those that surround youth 'gangs'. This book presents an account of complex questions pertaining to urban youth identities, crime and social order. It locates the question of 'gangs' in both historical and contemporary contexts.

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