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Juvenile delinquency and the school.

William C. Kvaraceus

Juvenile delinquency and the school.

by William C. Kvaraceus

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Published by (distributed by) Harrap, World Book Company in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Passaic Children"s Bureau.

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    Open LibraryOL13959757M

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    Poor school attendance is correlated with juvenile delinquency for a few reasons. At the most basic level, poor school attendance is a form of juvenile delinquency: truancy. In many states, such as New York, parents can face penalties like fines and jail time when their children are chronically truant. address juvenile delinquency in Florida. The benchbook was developed to assist both new and experienced judges in Florida who are assigned to hear juvenile delinquency cases. The benchbook is organized into a General Topics section followed by chapters corresponding with the juvenile delinquency hearings provided for in Chapter Each.

    In the face of an unprecedented increase in school crime and violence, this book addresses school crime as a two-dimensional issue consisting of the problem of crime in schools and the role of schools in preventing delinquency and dealing with delinquent students. This book reviews the theories that attempt to explain the relationships among school crime, crime in the community, the role of Cited by: Juvenile Delinquency: The Comic Book Panic of the s-U.S. First Edition | © James Gilbert The goal of this document collection is to consider how a worried generation of parents, experts, and government officials thought about the relationship between violence in the media and juvenile delinquency.

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The problem of juvenile delinquency is viewed in thoroughly normal perspective in the several chapters of this yearbook. The emphasis is placed on the need of adult understanding of the causes of delinquent behavior on the part of children and youth.

JUVENILE DELINQUENCY: THE CORE, 6th Edition delivers cutting-edge coverage of essential theory, policy, and the latest research in one value-priced, reader-friendly paperback.

Renowned for its balanced approach and engaging writing style, this brief book helps you understand the nature of delinquency and its causes, as well as current strategies being used to control or eliminate Cited by:   Juvenile Delinquency: Pathways and Prevention explores the pivotal roles that family, trauma, mental health, and schools have on juvenile delinquency, while exploring opportunities for prevention and intervention.

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DHarvard University) under the title: The role of the school in the prevention and control of juvenile delinquency. THE CHICAGO SCHOOL CRIMINOLOGY Volume 6: Juvenile Delinquency and Urban Areas by Clifford Shaw and Henry D. McKay. 1st Edition. Streamlined in this edition, this book examines the causes and consequences of delinquent behavior using a strong sociological focus.

Relevant chapters discuss the environmental influences on delinquency-such as gangs, the family, school, and drugs/5. She has numerous years teaching experience at the elementary, high school and university levels as well as providing private instruction. She co-authored Juvenile Delinquency and a number of book chapters and journal articles on the subject of juvenile delinquency and juvenile Juvenile delinquency and the school.

book. In addition to her private practice, she serves as a. ing that sizable percentages of high school students have used drugs. During the decades fol-lowing the s, larger numbers of juveniles began using drugs at younger ages, and drugs have been associated with delinquency.4 One point must be clearly understood when con-sidering these data: Drug use is itself a form of juvenile delinquency.

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However, by exploring the environmental influences of family and school on adolescents, the nature and extent of juvenile delinquency can better be explained. Family Influence The family is the key social institution that provides the nurturing socialization of young children (Glueck, ).

Juvenile Justice Guide Book for Legislators. percent, adult arrest by 27 percent and violent truancy programs can result in a decrease in crime during school days, decreased drug and alcohol use, increased school attendance, fewer dropouts and community-based and juvenile delinquency prevention programs, including those aimed at.

This was my text book for my juvenile delinquency class, but i found it to be very useful in many of my law and criminal justice classes.

The authors do a great job of covering all aspects of juvenile /5. Schools and delinquency -- The school as a source of motivation for delinquency -- School dropout and delinquency -- School safety -- Effects of school shootings and prevention efforts -- Delinquency prevention through early childhood education -- Legal rights of students at school -- Summary -- 9.

Juvenile delinquency is a term used to describe illegal actions by a minor. This term is broad in range and can include everything from minor violations like skipping school to more severe crimes such as burglary and violent actions.

Understanding why a minor commits a crime is essential to preventing future crimes from happening. Publisher: Oxford University Press. Juvenile offending and anti-social behavior are enormous societal concerns. This broad-reaching volume summarizes the current evidence on prevention, diversion, causes, and rates of delinquency, as well as assessment of risk and intervention needs.

A distinguished cast of contributors from law, psychology, and psychiatry describe what we know about interventions. About this book. This handbook is an up-to-date examination of advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice that includes interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners.

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Juvenile Delinquency provides a brief, affordable, and visual introduction to the field. UPDATED: Appeal to visual learners. Engaging infographics, flow charts, pull-out statistics, and other visual. This sophomore/junior level core text is intended for the juvenile delinquency course taught in criminal justice, criminology, and sociology departments at both four year and two year a sociological approach, Juvenile Delinquency, Tenth Edition, discusses delinquency as it relates to and emerges from the youth's family, neighborhood, school, peer group, social class, and overall cultural.

"Juvenile Delinquency provides a comprehensive, well-written overview of the juvenile justice system and explanations for juvenile delinquency. The text eloquently merges historical and contemporary issues of juvenile justice and presents them in a manner that undergraduate students can easily comprehend."—Chenelle A.

Jones, Ohio Dominican Price: $. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxiv, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm. Contents: The nature and extent of delinquency.Nearly one-fifth (18%) of juvenile violent crimes occur in the 4 hours between 3 p.m.

and 7 p.m. on school days. A smaller proportion of juvenile violent crime (13%) occurs during the standard juvenile curfew hours of 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. (inclusive of both school and nonschool days). This book is essential reading for courses on juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice.

The book is supported by a range of compelling pedagogical features. Each chapter includes key terms, learning objectives, an opening case study, box inserts that provide practical application of theory and research, critical thinking questions, suggested.