Juvenile justice reform and restorative justice

building theory and policy from practice by S. Gordon Bazemore

Publisher: Willan in Cullompton, Portland, Or

Written in English
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  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States.,
  • Restorative justice -- United States.,
  • Juvenile corrections -- United States.,
  • Community-based corrections -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-374) and index.

StatementGordon Bazemore and Mara Schiff.
ContributionsSchiff, Mara.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9104 .B39 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 386 p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3439599M
ISBN 101843920956, 1843920948
LC Control Number2005299037
OCLC/WorldCa56643124

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