xv, 195 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Adolescent development and legal policy.
Formatted Contents Note
Three case studies Continuity and change in American sex-crime policy The juvenile sex offender The emergence of juvenile sex-offender treatment The sex offender in juvenile court Reform in juvenile court Registration, community notification, and juvenile sex offenders : resolving policy conflicts Statutory provisions concerning indecent sexual contact with minors Topics in sex-offender treatment Research on sex-offender recidivism.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -188) and index.
Table of contents available online at: www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip047/2003017512.html.