The Resource Our children, their children : confronting racial and ethnic differences in American juvenile justice, edited by Darnell F. Hawkins and Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Our children, their children : confronting racial and ethnic differences in American juvenile justice, edited by Darnell F. Hawkins and Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Label
Our children, their children : confronting racial and ethnic differences in American juvenile justice
Title
Our children, their children
Title remainder
confronting racial and ethnic differences in American juvenile justice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Darnell F. Hawkins and Kimberly Kempf-Leonard
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Our Children, Their Children, a prominent team of researchers argues that a second-rate and increasingly punitive juvenile justice system is allowed to persist because most people believe it is designed for children in other ethnic and socioeconomic groups. While public opinion, laws, and social policies that convey distinctions between "our children" and "their children" may seem to conflict with the American ideal of blind justice, they are hardly at odds with patterns of group differentiation and inequality that have characterized much of American history. Our Childre
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
364.36/089/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9104
LC item number
.O97 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation series on mental health and development
Label
Our children, their children : confronting racial and ethnic differences in American juvenile justice, edited by Darnell F. Hawkins and Kimberly Kempf-Leonard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of race and ethnicity in juvenile justice processing / Donna M. Bishop -- Racial and ethnic differences in juvenile offending / Janet L. Lauritsen -- Degrees of discretion : the first juvenile court and the problem of difference in the early twentieth century / David S. Tanenhaus -- Race and the jurisprudence of juvenile justice : a tale in two parts, 1950-2000 / Barry C. Feld -- Is suburban sprawl a juvenile justice issue / Paul A. Jargowsky, Scott A. Desmond, and Robert D. Crutchfield -- Race and crime : the contribution of individual, familial, and neighborhood-level risk factors to life-course-persistent offending / Alex R. Piquero, Terri E. Moffitt, and Brian Lawton -- Explaining assessments of future risk : race and attributions of juvenile offenders in presentencing reports / Sara Steen [and others] -- Justice by geography : racial disparity and juvenile courts / Timothy M. Bray, Lisa L. Sample, and Kimberly Kempf-Leonard -- Race, ethnicity, and juvenile justice : is there bias in postarrest decision making / Paul E. Tracy -- Disproportionate minority confinement/contact (DMC) : the federal initiative / Carl E. Pope and Michael J. Leiber -- Mental health issues among minority offenders in the juvenile justice system / Elizabeth Cauffman and Thomas Grisso -- Minimizing harm from minority disproportion in American juvenile justice / Franklin E. Zimring
Control code
ocn593295917
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 459 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226319919
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3d9201ac-4de0-44bc-8935-dffeccf62ae3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25711234
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593295917
  • pebcs0226319911

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