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Book Chapter

Chapter 1: Historical Perspective

Desktop Guide to Quality Practice in Working with Youth in Confinement. National Institute of Corrections and the National Partnership for Juvenile Services: 2015

pThis chapter examines historical trends in the juvenile justice system in the United States, from its start in 1899 to the present. These broad shifts in policy and practice provide insights into current challenges facing the field of juvenile justice./p

Research Topic: 
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood/Child Care