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- In the Media exercises encourage students to think about the relationship between traditional and social media and how they impact juvenile behavior.
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- Exploring Juvenile Justice Further application activities at the end of each chapter offer additional opportunities for students to apply what they have learned in class to the real world.
- A unique chapter on Juveniles and Cybercrime enables students to think critically about cyberbullying, cyberstalking, child pornography, and digital piracy.
- Humanizing the individuals involved in the juvenile justice system, each chapter opens with a vignette to highlight a contemporary issue for that particular subject.
- Case studies and accompanying questions encourage students to discuss and debate real-world examples of juvenile court cases.
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|Changing Perceptions of Children Over Time|
|Creation of the Juvenile Court|
|Age-Crime Curve and Stages of Delinquency|
|Juvenile Arrest Statistics|
|Juvenile Court Statistics|
|Reports of Juveniles in Custody|
|The Importance of Theory and Research|
|The Classical School|
|The Biological School|
|Police Interactions With Juveniles in the United States|
|Juvenile Perceptions of Police|
|Formal Processing of Juveniles|
|The Legal Rights of Juveniles|
|Proactive Methods of Preventing Juvenile Crime by the Police|
|Constitutional Protections of Juveniles|
|Management of Status Offenders|
|Navigating the Juvenile Court System|
|Pretrial Procedures of the Juvenile Court|
|Remaining Stages of the Juvenile Court Process: Adjudicatory and Disposition Hearings|
|Treating Juveniles as Adults in the Court System|
|Legal Rights of Institutionalized Youth|
|Additional Correctional Options for Juveniles|
|Development of Gangs in the United States|
|The Urban Street Gang|
|Racial and Ethnic Categories of Gangs|
|Combatting the Attraction of Gangs to Juveniles|
|Youth Gun Violence|
|School Violence and Victimization in Elementary and Secondary Education Settings|
|Teen Dating Violence|
|Juvenile Violence and the Media|
|Online Sexual Offenses Between Romantic Partners|
|Types of Drugs|
|Juvenile Drug Courts|
|Substance Abuse Treatment for Juveniles|
|Evidence-Based Programs in Juvenile Justice|
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