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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780132739658ISBN-10 0132739658
Print: 
ISBN-10 0132764466ISBN-13 9780132764469
Author(s): Dean John Champion; Alida V. Merlo; Peter J. Benekos
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 576
Description

For courses in Juvenile Justice and Juvenile Delinquency.

A market-leader, The Juvenile Justice System, 7e, follows a true-to-life focus, capturing the essence of what it means to be part of the juvenile justice system through personality highlights, career snapshots, and personal accounts. The text provides a thorough examination of the juvenile justice system through easy-to-understand descriptions and discussions of policy, practice, and procedure in juvenile justice. It covers the entire process from arrest, intake, and adjudicatory hearings, to dispositions, and aftercare. This includes up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of historical, applied, theoretical, and legal information about the juvenile justice system and juvenile delinquency.

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