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Girls, delinquency, and juvenile justice

by Meda Chesney-Lind

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Published by West/Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Female juvenile delinquents -- United States,
    • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-260) and indexes.

      StatementMeda Chesney-Lind, Randall G. Shelden.
      SeriesContemporary issues in crime and justice series
      ContributionsShelden, Randall G., 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9104 .C39 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL661964M
      ISBN 100534264786
      LC Control Number97007428

        The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook.. Including global perspectives and coverage of cutting-edge Brand: Wiley. Girls in the Juvenile Justice System. In , girls accounted for almost 50% of all status offense cases petitioned to the courts, as compared to 28% of all delinquency cases. 1 Among the thousands of status offense cases petitioned to the courts every year, a disproportionate number of them are brought against girls.

      Chichester, West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Format. This is the first book devoted solely to the topic of female delinquency and the treatment of young girls by the juvenile justice system. The book sheds new light on the special problems of delinquent girls by taking into account what it is like to grow up female in a patriarchal : $

      Spotlight on Girls in the Juvenile Justice System The latest data highlight trends and characteristics of girls at various stages in the juvenile justice system Delinquency cases involving girls in were more likely to be diverted or receive probation than cases involving boys 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 File Size: KB. Abstract. Every year, girls account for one out of four arrests of young people in America (Federal Bureau of Investigation, , p. ).Despite this, the young women who find themselves in the juvenile justice system either by formal arrest or by referral 1 are almost completely invisible. Our stereotype of the juvenile delinquent is so indisputably male that the general public, those Cited by: 5.


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The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented by: This revision of an award-winning Girls is the first book devoted solely to the topic of female delinquency and the treatment of young girls by the juvenile justice system.

It sheds new light on the special problems of delinquent girls by taking into account what it is like to grow up female in a patriarchal society/5(4).

Davis’s important new book shows that the juvenile justice system is still discriminating against girls well into the 21 st century.” (Meda Chesney-Lind, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Author of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice)5/5(1). : Girls and Juvenile Justice: Power, Status, and the Social Construction of Delinquency (): Carla P.

Davis: Books5/5(1). The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook/5(3).

The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook.

Including global perspectives and coverage of cutting-edge. Filling a tremendous gap in criminological literature, Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice focuses on the special problems delinquent girls face within our criminal justice system.

“Girls and Juvenile Justice makes a major contribution to the study of minority adolescent girls and uses the sociological imagination to explore the effects of the greater societal forces of race and gender on youth in correctional settings.

Perhaps the book’s greatest strength can be found in its robust theoretical examination. Brand: Palgrave Macmillan. Filling a tremendous gap in criminological literature, Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice focuses on the special problems delinquent girls face within our criminal justice system and exposes the system's failed attempts to apply male-oriented theories to the delinquency.

Book Review: Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice. Stephanie Amedeo Marquez. Criminal Justice Review 2, Download Citation. Book Review: Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice Show all authors. Stephanie Amedeo Marquez. Stephanie Amedeo Marquez.

Arizona State UniversityAuthor: Stephanie Amedeo Marquez. The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook.

Including global perspectives and coverage of cutting-edge research, this is the only. The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented textbook.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: The extent of female delinquency --The nature of female delinquency --Girls and gangs --Theories of female delinquency and crime --Girls' lives and girls' delinquency --Girls and the juvenile justice system: a historical overview --The contemporary juvenile justice system and girls.

Arrests of juvenile girls declined 53 percent between andreaching their lowest level in 30 years. Delinquency cases and petitioned status cases that involved girls also showed their lowest levels since the early s, decreasing 43 percent and 44 percent, respectively, from through ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: The extent of female delinquency --The nature of female delinquency --Theories of female delinquency and crime --Girls' lives and girls' delinquency --Girls and the juvenile justice system: An historical overview --The contemporary juvenile justice system and girls.

Overview The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls’ delinquency, including coverage of girls in gangs and the sexual trafficking of girls, to provide students with an accessible, up-to-date, and globally oriented : Wiley.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 24 cm. Contents: The extent of female delinquency --The nature of female delinquency --Girls and gangs --Theories of female delinquency and crime --Girls' lives and girls' delinquency --Girls and the juvenile justice system: a historical overview --The contemporary juvenile justice system and girls.

Davis’s important new book shows that the juvenile justice system is still discriminating against girls well into the 21 st century.’-Meda Chesney-Lind, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Author of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice. This book offers an ethnographic study of the lives of girls in the juvenile justice system.

The new edition of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice combines cutting-edge research and expanded coverage of girls violence to include data showing that, despite media hype, girls are not becoming more violent.

Among the issues addressed by the team are which girls become delinquent, the factors that protect girls from delinquency, the factors the put girls at risk for delinquency, the pathways that lead to girls' delinquency, programs that are most effective in preventing girls' delinquency, and how the juvenile justice system should respond to girls.

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention uses data from three different national collections to provide a summary of the current outlook and recent trends on girls involved in the juvenile justice system. Girls in the Juvenile Justice System - Youth TodayAuthor: Nickolas Bagley.The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) supported the statistical analyses reported in this bulletin to help the field better understand the nature of girls’ offending and how the justice system handles cases involving girls.

Besides three previous editions of Girls, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice (with Meda Chesney-Lind), his books include Youth Gangs in American Society (4th edition, ), Delinquency and Juvenile Justice in American Society (2nd edition, ), Our Punitive Society (), and Controlling the Dangerous Classes (2nd edition, )/5(10).