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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Part. Historical development of the English youth justice system. 1. Development of a seperate youth justice system - historical perspectives. 2. Development of the youth justice system - 1900-69. 3. The youth justice system - from the Children and Young Persons Act 1969 to present. 2. Part. Legal principles underpinning the English youth justice system. 4. The impact of international law on the development of the English youth justice system. 5. The age of criminal responsibility and thr defense of doli incapax. 6. Protecting the welfare of young people who offend. 7. Preventing youth offending. 3. Part. The English Youth justice system in pratice. 8. The role of the police and the youth court in tackling youth offending. 9. Restorative justice in the English youth justice system. 10. Sentencing options available to the youth court. 11. Punishing parents for youth offending. 12. Youth Offending cases in the adult Crown Court.
KD8471 .A96 2010
Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2010.