Global perspectives on social issues juvenile justice systems paola zalkind rita j simon on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers on november 20 1959 the united nations adopted the declaration of the rights of the child the charter was meant to safeguard the rights of children all over the world. Offering a unique proactive and comprehensive approach to juvenile justice juvenile justice in global perspective is an important resource for scholars prosecutors lawmakers and judges who hope to shape a better future for youth involved with the criminal justice system. Paola zalkind and rita j simon begin global perspectives on social issues juvenile justice systems with a discussion of this declarations failure according to the authors much of the world including the most modern industrialized nations has not lived up to the declarations tenets. Juvenile justice systems is a comparative study of how these systems actually operate in the world it establishes both the stated and legal rights of children in many parts of the world in the face of criminal proceedings as well as the actual experiences of children in different justice systems. Juvenile justice in global perspective successfully makes the point that an adequate understanding of youth justice requires the multiple comparisons to adult systems to other systems to social policies contained in this volume
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.