Conflict with Law in Childhood and Tertiary Prevention
This chapter discusses conflict with law in childhood and tertiary prevention with reference to:
1. Concepts, types and causes of conflict with law in childhood;
2. Review of the retributive justice approach to children;
3. Child rights in the juvenile justice system;
4. Child advocacy intervention for restorative justice to children in conflict with law, through prevention, decriminalisation, community-based diversion, victim–offender mediation, regulating detention, and reintegration and rehabilitation aiming at tertiary prevention.
KeywordsJustice System Criminal Justice System Restorative Justice Juvenile Justice System Child Welfare System
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