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Crime and justice in our time

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Published by Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Crime.,
    • Justice, Administration of.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Margaret O. Hyde.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6789 .H92
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p. ;
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4419567M
      ISBN 100531041166
      LC Control Number79023806
      OCLC/WorldCa5675724

      Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice presents recommendations for addressing the many aspects of America's youth crime problem. This timely release discusses patterns and trends in crimes by children and adolescents—trends revealed by arrest data, victim reports, and other sources; youth crime within general crime; and race and sex disparities.


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