Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
xii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Adolescent development and legal policy.
Formatted Contents Note
Delinquency prevention as crime control The evolution of an idea Strategies for measuring program impact What works What doesn't work The uses and limits of cost effectiveness in allocating crime-prevention resources Politics, government, and prevention Programming in the modern juvenile court.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -213) and index.