- Subject index
The Handbook of Children, Culture, and Violence provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary examination of childhood violence that considers children as both consumers and perpetrators of violence, as well as victims of it. This Handbook is the first single volume to consider situations when children are responsible for violence, rather than focusing exclusively on occasions when they are victimized.
Chapter 19: Adult Punishment for Juvenile Offenders: Does it Reduce Crime?
Adult Punishment for Juvenile Offenders: Does it Reduce Crime?
The decade prior to 1994 saw a significant increase in violent juvenile crime, high-profile cases of serious and violent crimes committed by juveniles and young adults, and the resulting perception that America was ...