Book 2006

International Handbook of Juvenile Justice


ISBN: 978-1-4020-4400-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-4970-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

  2. The Anglo-Saxon Orientation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-35

      Punishment and Control: Juvenile Justice Reform in the USA

    3. Chapter

      Pages 37-63

      Canada's Juvenile Justice System: Promoting Community-Based Responses to Youth Crime

    4. Chapter

      Pages 65-92

      Beyond Welfare Versus Justice: Juvenile Justice in England and Wales

    5. Chapter

      Pages 93-115

      Mainstreaming Restorative Justice for Young Offenders through Youth Conferencing: The Experience of Northern Ireland

    6. Chapter

      Pages 117-143

      Transition and Reform: Juvenile Justice in the Republic of Ireland

    7. Chapter

      Pages 145-170

      Just Desert and Welfare: Juvenile Justice in the Netherlands

  3. Western Continental Europe

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

    2. Chapter

      Pages 173-186

      The French Juvenile Justice System

    3. Chapter

      Pages 187-223

      Survival of the Protection Model? Competing Goals in Belgian Juvenile Justice

    4. Chapter

      Pages 225-262

      Juvenile Justice in Germany: Between Welfare and Justice

    5. Chapter

      Pages 263-294

      Austria: A Protection Model

    6. Chapter

      Pages 295-307

      The Swiss Federal Statute on Juvenile Criminal Law

    7. Chapter

      Pages 309-324

      The Emerging Juvenile Justice System in Greece

    8. Chapter

      Pages 325-348

      Continuity and Change in the Spanish Juvenile Justice System

  4. Eastern Europe

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 349-349

    2. Chapter

      Pages 351-376

      Continuity in the Welfare Approach: Juvenile Justice in Poland

    3. Chapter

      Pages 377-395

      Restorative Approaches and Alternative Methods: Juvenile Justice Reform in the Czech Republic

    4. Chapter

      Pages 397-413

      Welfare Versus Neo-Liberalism: Juvenile Justice in Slovenia

    5. Chapter

      Pages 415-436

      Legal and Actual Treatment of Juveniles Within the Criminal Justice System of Bosnia and Herzegovina

  5. Two Special Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 437-437

    2. Chapter

      Pages 439-471

      The End of an Era? – Youth Justice in Scotland

    3. Chapter

      Pages 473-503

      Keeping the Balance Between Humanism and Penal Punitivism: Recent Trends in Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice in Sweden

    4. Chapter

      Pages 505-532

      Trends in International Juvenile Justice: What Conclusions Can be Drawn?

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 533-549