Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2017

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190605551

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The War on Kids

How American Juvenile Justice Lost Its Way

Cara H. Drinan

  • Authoritative and trenchant overview of how America's juvenile justice system has gone off of the rails
  • Powerful expos√© of the grim reality of children coming of age in prison
  • Provides a reform blueprint for policymakers who are grappling with the many problems plaguing our juvenile justice system, from brutality to extreme sentencing to over-incarceration

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