Youth (in)justice - contemporary developments in policy and practice, Barry Goldson-- troubled or troublesome? justice for girls and young women, Anne Worrall-- (what) justice for black children and young people? Barry Goldson, Ruth Chigwada-Bailey-- youth crime and the politics of prevention, Barry Anderson-- diverting children and young people from crime and the criminal justice system, Adrian Bell et al-- managing juvenile remands and developing community-based alternatives to secure accommodation in Wales - towards a strategic approach, Helen Davies-- family group conference and youth justice - the new panacea? Shirley Jackson-- social work with young people in trouble - memory and prospect, David Smith-- institutional troubleshooting - lessons for policy and practice, Justice Ashton, Mark Grindrod-- appealing for justice for children and young people - a critical analysis of the Crime and Disorder Bill 1998, Charles Bell.
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The aim of this text is to offer a critical analysis of contemporary policy and practice in relation to children and crime. It provides an integrated edited text combining a critical commentary of contemporary social/criminal justice policy with analyses of progressive practice in the UK. It offers coverage of each discrete stage in the processing of "child offenders" in the criminal justice system. It develops an alternative policy and practice framework drawing on experience from the UK, Europe, the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. (source: Nielsen Book Data)