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The Resource Discretionary Justice : Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court

Discretionary Justice : Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court

Label
Discretionary Justice : Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court
Title
Discretionary Justice
Title remainder
Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Juvenile drug courts are on the rise in the United States, as a result of a favorable political climate and justice officials' endorsement of the therapeutic jurisprudence movement--the concept of combining therapeutic care with correctional discipline. Discretionary Justice overviews the system, taking readers behind the scenes of the juvenile drug court. Based on fifteen months of ethnographic fieldwork and interviews at a California court, Leslie Paik explores the staff's decision-making practices in assessing the youths' cases, concentrating on the way accountability and noncompliance are
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Paik, Leslie
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in crime and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile courts
  • Drug courts
  • Youth
  • Drug abuse
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • LAW
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug courts
  • Juvenile courts
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Youth
  • California
Label
Discretionary Justice : Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court
Instantiates
Publication
Note
About the Author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. Inside the Black Box of Drug Court Justice; 2. Setting and Methods; 3. What Court Day Is He? Intercourt Variations; 4. Building Accountability through Assessments of Noncompliance; 5. Social Construction of Drug Test Results; 6. It's Not Just His Probation, It's Mine: Parental Involvement in the Drug Court; 7. Youth Trajectories in the Court; 8. The (In)justice of Discretion: Drug Courts as Therapeutic Punishment and Therapeutic Justice; Appendix A: Methods; Appendix B: Concepts and Terms; Appendix C: Additional Resources; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn768732013
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550978
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9786613371270
  • ebc817182
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxwqb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768732013
Label
Discretionary Justice : Looking Inside a Juvenile Drug Court
Publication
Note
About the Author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-216) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. Inside the Black Box of Drug Court Justice; 2. Setting and Methods; 3. What Court Day Is He? Intercourt Variations; 4. Building Accountability through Assessments of Noncompliance; 5. Social Construction of Drug Test Results; 6. It's Not Just His Probation, It's Mine: Parental Involvement in the Drug Court; 7. Youth Trajectories in the Court; 8. The (In)justice of Discretion: Drug Courts as Therapeutic Punishment and Therapeutic Justice; Appendix A: Methods; Appendix B: Concepts and Terms; Appendix C: Additional Resources; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn768732013
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550978
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9786613371270
  • ebc817182
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxwqb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)768732013

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