Juvenile Justice Today

Juvenile Justice Today

by Gennaro F. Vito Ph.D.

ISBN-10: 0135151481
ISBN-13: 9780135151488
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Edition: 1 - 2011

Book Description

Offering concise, self-contained chapters, Juvenile Justice Today, 1e explores the history of juvenile justice, the juvenile justice system, and special populations. Video profiles accompany each chapter and give a dramatic picture of juveniles in the system, along with the police, judges and personnel that work with them. The mycrimekit website supports the text and includes practice quizzes, essay questions and online activities. Throughout the text, real-world examples and research and evaluations summaries help students understand the juvenile justice system, processes and people within it.