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Delinquency and justice

Thornton, William E.

Delinquency and justice

by Thornton, William E.

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Juvenile delinquency -- United States.,
    • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States.,
    • Juvenile corrections -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 524-578) and index.

      StatementWilliam E. Thornton, Jr., Lydia Voigt.
      ContributionsVoigt, Lydia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9104 .T48 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 609 p. :
      Number of Pages609
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1547596M
      ISBN 100070645310
      LC Control Number91026992

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      Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act: Congress enacted the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) (P.L. No. , 42 U.S.C. & et seg.) in and reauthorized the majority of its provisions in The JJDPA mandates that statesFile Size: 1MB. Author of chapter: Juvenile Court Judges. The Encyclopedia of Juvenile Delinquency and Justice is a compendium of more than contributions written by leading scholars from the fields of criminal justice, justice sciences, social work, and sociology. It covers the latest research, policies, and practices regarding young offenders, the processing of juveniles within Author: Michele Benedetto Neitz.


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