ch. 1. The juvenile justice system in the United States : history relevant to disposition, transfer, and reverse transfer ch. 2. Legal context of transfer, reverse transfer, and disposition ch. 3. Foundations of evaluations ch. 4. Developmental aspects of evaluation ch. 5. Risk assessment ch. 6. Treatment needs and amenability ch. 7. Sophistication-maturity ch. 8. Transfer and reverse transfer ch. 9. Evaluating disposition and placement ch. 10. Juvenile resentencing ch. 11. International juvenile justice models and trends ch. 12. Recommendations for law and policy, practice, and research.