Preventing and reducing juvenile delinquency a comprehensive framework
By: Howell, James C.Material type: BookPublisher: New Delhi Sage 2009Edition: 2nd.Description: xviii,377p. ill., map ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781412956383 .Subject(s): Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- Prevention | Youth and violence -- United States -- Prevention | Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention | Juvenile delinquents -- Rehabilitation -- United StatesDDC classification: 364.36 Online resources: Table of contents only
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-367) and index.
Superpredators and other myths about juvenile delinquency -- Moral panic over juvenile delinquency -- Juvenile delinquency trends -- A theory of juvenile delinquency and gang involvement -- Juvenile offender careers -- Youth gangs -- Effective programs for preventing and reducing youth gang problems -- Principles and characteristics of best practice programs -- Effective prevention and rehabilitation programs -- The comprehensive strategy framework : an illustration -- What doesn't work in preventing and reducing juvenile delinquency -- Transfer of juveniles to the criminal justice system.