ERIC Number: ED259250
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Conference on Juvenile Repeat Offenders (College Park, MD, December 8, 1983).
Gowen, Rebecca P., Ed.
These proceedings were published to interpret and disseminate research findings to operational personnel working with juvenile repeat offenders; to share information among researchers and practitioners regarding prevention, intervention, and treatment program models and strategies for juvenile repeat offenders; to explore the impact of juvenile repeat offenders on the juvenile system; and to explore ethical and operational issues associated with juvenile repeat offenders. Welcoming remarks are from Dr. Charles F. Wellford, Director of the Institute of Criminal Justice and Criminology; Cornelius J. Behan, Baltimore County Police Chief; Dr. Clementine L. Kaufman, Chairman of the Maryland Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee; Richard W. Friedman, the Director of the Maryland Criminal Justice Coordinating Council; and Rex C. Smith, Director of Maryland's Juvenile Services Administration. Papers include "Implications of Recent Research on Juvenile Repeat Offenders" (Marvin E. Wolfgang); "Dilemmas in the Classification and Treatment of Juvenile Repeat Offenders: The Massachusetts Experience" (Lloyd E. Ohlin); "Juvenile Repeat Offenders and the 'System'" (Allen F. Breed); and a luncheon address by Alfred S. Regnery. Other presentations are included in four panel workshops: "Defining and Identifying the Juvenile Repeat Offender", "Preventing Juveniles from Repetitive Delinquencies", "Legal and Administrative Access to and Use of Juvenile Records", and "The Treatment of Juvenile Repeat Offenders". Closing remarks on "The National Scene" are by R. Thomas Parker. Appendices contain additional information from panel members, materials from Mr. Parker, the Conference Agenda, and a list of attendees. (NRB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquent Prevention (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland