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Recidivism and African-American Juvenile Offenders
An examination of recidivism rates of African-American juvenile offenders and the need for future research of the issue.
# 109953 | 4,469 words | 10 sources | APA | 2008 | US


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This paper provides an in-depth analysis of the recidivism rates of African American juvenile offenders, including a theoretical background and an outline of the contributions to the field of juvenile justice. It includes critiques and suggestions for future research and concludes with policy implications regarding recidivism rates of African-American juvenile drug offenders.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Theoretical Background
Literature Review
Contributions to the Field of Juvenile Justice
Policy Implications
Critiques of the Juvenile Justice System
Suggestions for Future Research
Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Altschuler, D., Armstrong, T. & MacKenzie, D. (1999). Reintegration, Supervised Release, and Intensive Aftercare. Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Washington, D.C.
  • Josephson, M. (1998). 1998 Report Card on the Ethics of American Youth. Retrieved December 2, 2007, from http://www.josephsoninstitute.org/98-Survey/98survey.htm.
  • Macallair, D. (2002). Widening the Net in Juvenile Justice and the Dangers of Prevention and Early Intervention. Retrieved December 3, 2007, from http://www.cjcj.org/pubs/net/netwid.html.
  • Snyder, H. & Sickmund, M. (1999). Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report. Washington, D.C.: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
  • Rice, J. (1995). Juvenile Delinquency: A Brief History. Retrieved December 3, 2007, from http://www.wiu.edu/usus/mucdr5/jdhrst.htm

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APA Format

Recidivism and African-American Juvenile Offenders (2008, December 12) Retrieved December 09, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/research-paper/recidivism-and-african-american-juvenile-offenders-109953/

MLA Format

"Recidivism and African-American Juvenile Offenders" 12 December 2008. Web. 09 December. 2019. <https://www.academon.com/research-paper/recidivism-and-african-american-juvenile-offenders-109953/>

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