ERIC Number: EJ604120
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
American Youth Violence: Implications for National Juvenile Justice Policy.
Zimring, Franklin E.
Update on Law-Related Education, v23 n2 p6-9 Win 1999-2000
Argues that the perception of increasing youth violence is based on fiction rather than fact. Provides the facts involved in the juvenile justice policy focusing on the differences between juvenile and adult violence, youth violence trends, population trends, and three legal policy issues toward adolescent violence. Offers juvenile crime statistics. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A