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Youth Justice: Critical Readings

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ISBN13: 9780761949145
ISBN: 0761949143
Published: March 2002
Publisher: Sage Publications
Format: Paperback
Price: £26.99

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Youth Justice brings together for the first time the most influential international contributors to the emergent field of youth justice studies. Youth Justice provides a critical introduction to the intellectual reframing of the history, theory, policy and practice of youth justice. An essential resource of key debates and controversies from across the range of disciplines engaged in the study of youth in the social sciences Contained are editorial essays at the beginning of each substantive section of the volume Youth Justice is the set text for D864 'Youth justice, penality and social control' at the Open University

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John Muncie and Gordon Hughes Modes of Youth Governance: Political Rationalities, Criminalisation and Resistance / PART ONE, FOLK DEVILS: THE CONSTRUCTION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF YOUTH AND CRIME / Harry Hendrick Constructions and Reconstructions of British Childhood: An Interpretative Survey, 1800 to the Present / Geoffrey Pearson Youth Crime and Moral Decline: Permissiveness and Tradition / Paul Gilroy Lesser Breeds Without the Law / Angela McRobbie and Sarah Thornton Rethinking Moral Panic for Multi-Mediated Social Words / Keith Hayward The Vilification and Pleasures of Youthful Transgression / PART TWO: THE ORIGINS OF YOUTH JUSTICE / Margaret May Innocence and Experience: The Evolution of the Concept of Juvenile Delinquency in the Mid-19th Century / Susan Magarey The Invention of Juvenile Delinquency in Early 19th Century England / John Clarke The Three Rs: Repression, Rescue and Rehabilitation / Peter Rush The Government of a Generation: The Subject of Juvenile Delinquency / Heather Shore Reforming the Juvenile: Gender, Justice and the Child Criminal in 19th Century England / PART THREE: POSITIVISM AND WELFARISM / Anthony Platt The Triumph of Benevolence: The Origins of the Juvenile Justice System in the United States / David Garland Penal Strategies in the Welfare State / Anthony Bottoms On the Decriminalization of English Juvenile Courts / Janice McGhee, Lorraine Waterhouse and Bill Whyte Children's Hearings and Children in Trouble / Loraine Glesthorpe and Allison Morris Restorative Youth Justice: The Last Vestiges of Welfare? / PART FOUR: JUSTICE, DIVERSION AND RIGHTS / James Austin and Barry Krisberg Wider, Stronger and Different Nets: The Dialectics of Criminal Justice Reform / Stewart Asquith Justice, Retribution and Children / John Clarke Whose Justice? The Politics of Juvenile Control / Annie Hudson Troublesome Girls: Towards Alternative Definitions and Policies / Phil Scraton and Deena Haydon Challenging the Criminalization of Children and Young People: Securing a Rights-based Agenda / PART FIVE: DETENTION AND RETRIBUTION / John Muncie Failure Never Matters: Detention Centres and the Politics of Deterrence / Jonathon Simon The Boot Camp and the Limits of Modern Penality / Andrew Rutherford The Reductionist Agenda / Thomas Mathiesen The Future of Imprisonment / Barry Goldson New Punitiveness: The Politics of Child Incarceration / PART SIX: RISK MANAGEMENT AND PREVENTION / John Pratt Corporatism: The Third Model of Juvenile Justice / John Pitts The End of an Era / David Farrington Understanding and Preventing Youth Crime / Kimberley Kempf-Leonard and Elicka Peterson Expanding Realms of the New Penology / Tim Newburn The Contemporary Politics of Youth Crime Prevention