ERIC Number: ED083429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jun
Reference Count: 0
New Approaches to Diversion and Treatment of Juvenile Offenders. Criminal Justice Monograph. Selections from National Symposium on Law Enforcement Science and Technology (4th, May 1-3, 1972).
National Inst. of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice (Dept. of Justice/LEAA), Washington, DC.; Maryland Univ., College Park. Inst. of Criminal Justice and Criminology.
This monograph presents a variety of approaches to the handling of juvenile offenders, with an emphasis on diverting the juvenile from the criminal justice system. Papers cover the community-based treatment of juveniles in Massachusetts, diversion of juvenile offenders--as a new term used for new directions, human development and treatment programs, the use of the workshop, action research as a change model for corrections, and the role of the community in juvenile delinquency programs. Data charts, diagrams, and bibliographies are included. (KP)
Descriptors: Community Action, Community Involvement, Community Role, Correctional Rehabilitation, Delinquency, Delinquency Prevention, Delinquent Rehabilitation, Developmental Programs, Drug Therapy, Human Development, Human Services, Juvenile Courts, Law Enforcement, Play Therapy, Police Community Relationship, Probation Officers, Problem Children, Workshops
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Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice (Dept. of Justice/LEAA), Washington, DC.; Maryland Univ., College Park. Inst. of Criminal Justice and Criminology.