Juvenile Justice: A Social, Historical And Legal Perspective

Juvenile Justice: A Social, Historical And Legal Perspective

by Preston Elrod

ISBN-10: 0763762512
ISBN-13: 9780763762513
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Edition: 3 - 2009

Book Description
The juvenile justice system is a multifaceted entity that continually changes under the influence of decisions, policies, and laws. The all new Third Edition of Juvenile Justice: A Social, Historical, and Legal Perspective, offers readers a clear and comprehensive look at exaclty what it is and how it works. Reader friendly and up-to-date, this text unravels the complexities of the juvenile justice system by exploring the history, theory, and components of the juvenile justice process and how they relate.