Juvenile Justice: Youth and Crime in Australia (Fourth Edition)
Posted: 4 Jan 2013
Date Written: 2011
This latest edition provides a comprehensive introduction and overview of the main concepts and issues of juvenile justice in a way that is simple and descriptive, yet reflective and critical. Highlights of the current edition include: coverage of detention and community corrections, crime prevention, and restorative justice. The book reflects a positive shift towards considering the basic rights of young people. It further encourages readers to think critically about the principles, policies, and practices of juvenile justice.
Keywords: juvenile justice, principles, policies, practices
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