Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 April 2012

456 Pages | 16 Tables, 26 Figures, 17 Photos


ISBN: 9780195441307

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Youth at Risk and Youth Justice

A Canadian Overview

John A Winterdyk and Russell Smandych

  • John Winterdyk and Russell Smandych have assembled a team of experts from across Canada, bringing a richness of varied perspectives and enhancing the book's comprehensive coverage.
  • Pedagogical features not only enliven student understanding of the topic, but also stimulate further questioning, further reading, and a desire to pursue further study in the field.
  • Youth at Risk and Youth Justice is comprehensive in its coverage of theories, trends, patterns, and approaches to the Youth Criminal Justice Act. It is current and topical and gives an in-depth look at youth justice in Canada and what it might look like in the future. At the same time, it is also reader friendly, encouraging students to be challenged by this topic.
  • Youth at Risk and Youth Justice features the latest research, analysis, and summary of the state of youth crime and youth justice in Canada.

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