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Author Scott, Elizabeth S., 1945-

Title Rethinking juvenile justice / Elizabeth S. Scott and Laurence Steinberg.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  345.7308 Sco83r 2010    ---  Available
Edition 1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed.
Description 370 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: London : Harvard University Press, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-354) and index..
Contents Introduction : the challenge of Lionel Tate -- The science of adolescent development and teenagers' involvement in crime -- Regulating children in American law : the state as parent and protector -- Why crime is different -- Immaturity and mitigation -- Developmental competence and the adjudication of juveniles -- Social welfare and juvenile crime regulation -- The developmental model and juvenile justice policy for the twenty-first century -- Is society ready for juvenile justice reform?
Subject Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States.
Added Author Steinberg, Laurence D., 1952-
ISBN 9780674057463 (pbk.)
0674057465 (pbk.)

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