Juvenile Justice Administration

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2012-05-10
  • Publisher: CRC Press

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Written for practitioners in the juvenile justice system and also appropriate for courses in juvenile justice and juvenile delinquency, this book focuses on theories and models of administration and how these theories and models are used by the agencies that make up the juvenile justice system. The book describes specific programs utilized by justice agencies and presents extensive interviews with juvenile justice administrators. Individual chapters are devoted to the juvenile justice system response to problems arising out of the family, the school, and within the community.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Forewordp. xiii
About the Authorp. xvii
Chapter Contributorsp. xix
Introduction to Juvenile Justice Administration
The Juvenile Justice Systemp. 3
Administrative Principles and Tasks of Juvenile Justice Administratorsp. 23
Management Theory and Administrative Modelsp. 43
Juvenile Justice Personnelp. 59
Introduction to the Administration of Juvenile Justice Agencies
Administration of Agencies Serving Endangered Childrenp. 79
Family Law Pertaining to Children at Riskp. 117
Law Enforcement Administration of Juvenile Justice in the United Statesp. 131
The Role of the Police in the Administration of Juvenile Justice in Canada: Balancing Criminal Justice and Social Welfare Concerns in a Risk Societyp. 157
Police and Juveniles in Japanp. 181
School Security: A Comparison Between Austria and the United Statesp. 197
Introduction to the Juvenile Justice Process
Juvenile Court Processing and the Administration of the Juvenile Courtp. 219
Juvenile Lawp. 267
Juvenile Justice Administration in Austriap. 287
Juvenile Justice Administration: A Canadian Overviewp. 321
Administration of Japanese Juvenile Justicep. 349
Juvenile Justice in South Africa: Challenges and Existing Processesp. 369
Introduction to the Administration of Juvenile Corrections
Administration of Probation, Parole, and Community-Based Sanctionsp. 409
Administration of Juvenile Correctional Facilitiesp. 437
Future Trends in Juvenile Justice Administrationp. 473
Indexp. 489
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