juvenile justice in america

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I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Juvenile Justice: An Overview.
2. Profile of the Juvenile Offender.
3. The Social Context of Youth Crime.

II. THE SYSTEM AND EARLY DECISION MAKING.

4. The Police.
5. The Juvenile Court.
6. Youths in Adult Court.
7. Juvenile Probation.

III. COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS.

8. Community-Based Corrections.
9. Juvenile Aftercare.

IV. INSTITUTIONALIZATION.

10. The Training School.
11. The Inmate World.
12. The Staff Response.

V. STATUS AND CHRONIC OFFENDERS.

13. Status Offenders.
14. The Chronic Offender.

VI. TREATMENT, RESEARCH, AND NEW DIRECTIONS.

15. Treatment Technologies.
16. Research and Theory in Juvenile Justice.
17. Toward a New Vision of Juvenile Justice.
Name Index.
Subject Index.