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Fundamentals of Juvenile Justice

Adam J. McKee, Ph.D.

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Section1: What is Juvenile Justice?

  • Section 1.1:  Historical Overview
  • Section 1.2:  Components and Processes
  • Section 1.3:  How Do We Know?
  • Section 1.4:  The Concept of Childhood
  • Section 1.5:  The Concept of Delinquency

Section 2: Juvenile Delinquency

  • Section 2.1:  Juvenile Offenses
  • Section 2.2:  A Profile of Juvenile Offenders
  • Section 2.3:  Individual Level Theories
  • Section 2.4:  Sociological Views
  • Section 2.5:  Developmental Views

Section 3:  Causes and Effects

  • Section 3.1:  What Prompts Delinquency?
  • Section 3.2:  What are the Effects of Delinquency?
  • Section 3.3:  Family
  • Section 3.4:  Gangs
  • Section 3.5:  Substance Abuse

Section 4: Juveniles and The Legal System

  • Section 4.1:  The Philosophy and Process
  • Section 4.2:  Rights of Juveniles
  • Section 4.3:   Police and Juveniles
  • Section 4.4: Juvenile Court Process
  • Section 4.5:  Juvenile Probation

Section 5:  Juvenile Corrections

  • Section 5.1:  Sentencing and Secure Detention
  • Section 5.2:  Balanced and Restorative Corrections
  • Section 5.3:
  • Section 5.4:
  • Section 5.5:

Section 6:  Juvenile Case Management

  • Section 6.1:  Assessment and Classification
  • Section 6.2:  Case Management Process
  • Section 6.3:  Gender and Delinquency
  • Section 6.4:  Delinquency Prevention
  • Section 6.5:  Juvenile Aftercare
Modification History

File Created:  08/16/2018

Last Modified:  08/16/2018


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