Juvenile crime

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Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press, c2012.
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364.36 JUVEN
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364.36 JUVEN
Oct 9, 2017
Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; Through a balanced collection of articles from a variety of sources, this addition to the Opposing Viewpoints series explores many aspects of juvenile crime in the United States. Topics covered include the seriousness of the juvenile crime problem, the ca; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, th
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237 pages : ill., map ; 24 cm.
9780737757316 (hardcover), 0737757310 (hardcover), 9780737757323 (pbk.), 0737757329 (pbk.)


Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Gerdes, L. I. (2012). Juvenile crime. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press.

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Gerdes, Louise I., 1953-. 2012. Juvenile Crime. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press.

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Gerdes, Louise I., 1953-, Juvenile Crime. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2012.

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Gerdes, Louise I. Juvenile Crime. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2012. Print.

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50500|g ch. 2.|t What are the causes of juvenile crime and violence?|t Media violence can lead to juvenile violence /|r Carmela Lomonaco, Tia Kim, and Lori Ottaviano --|t There is no evidence suggesting media violence leads to juvenile violence /|r Lancet --|t From victim to aggressor: the cycle of youth violence /|r Dwain C. Fehon --|t Juvenile crime is more likely in single-parent families /|r Curt Alfrey --|t Bullying contributes to school shootings /|r Izzy Kalman --|t Blaming school shootings on bullying can cause more harm than good /|r Kay S. Hymowitz --
50500|g ch. 3.|t How should the criminal justice system treat juvenile offenders?|t The criminal justice system should treat some juveniles as adults /|r James C. Backstrom --|t Placing juveniles in the adult criminal justice system is counterproductive /|r Campaign for Youth Justice --|t A juvenile justice system that favors incarceration increases crime /|r Dick Mendel --|t Efforts to reduce juvenile incarceration have led to positive outcomes /|r National Juvenile Justice Network --|t It should be possible to sentence juveniles to life without parole /|r Charles D. Stimson and Andrew M. Grossman --|t Juveniles should not be sentenced to life without parole /|r Linda L. White --|t The juvenile justice system should address racial inequalities /|r Jeff Armour and Sarah Hammond --
50500|g ch. 4.|t What policies will best reduce juvenile crime?|t Tough juvenile justice policies reduce crime by holding juveniles accountable /|r James C. Backstrom --|t Alternatives to the punishment-oriented juvenile justice model are necessary /|r Liane Gay Rozzell --|t Civil injunctions are an effective way to fight gang crime /|r Whitney Tymas --|t Civil injunctions are the wrong way to fight gang crime /|r Tracy Velázquez --|t Strict but reasonable discipline policies are necessary to make schools safe /|r Ken Trump --|t Zero-tolerance policies in schools hurt at-risk youth /|r David R. Dupper --|t Arming teachers is necessary to reduce school violence /|r Ted Nugent --|t Arming teachers will not reduce school violence /|r Allen Rostron and Brian Siebel.
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