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The Resource States of delinquency : race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system, Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

States of delinquency : race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system, Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

Label
States of delinquency : race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system
Title
States of delinquency
Title remainder
race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system
Statement of responsibility
Miroslava Chavez-Garcia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chávez-García, Miroslava
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9105.C2
LC item number
C43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American crossroads ;
Series volume
35]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.)
  • Preston School of Industry (Ione, Calif.)
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of
  • Minority youth
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Crime and race
  • Eugenics
Label
States of delinquency : race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system, Miroslava Chavez-Garcia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-273) and index
Contents
Building juvenile justice institutions in California -- Fred C. Nelles : innovative reformer, conservative eugenicist -- Mildred S. Covert : eugenics field worker, racial pathologist -- Cristobal, Fred, Tony, and Albert M. : specimens in scientific research and race betterment -- Otto H. Close : promising leader, complacent bureaucrat -- The legacy of Benny Moreno and Edward Leiva : "defective delinquents" or -- Tragic heroes? -- Epilogue: recovering youths' voices -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
747331902
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780520271715
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033524
Other control number
40020606693
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)747331902
Label
States of delinquency : race and science in the making of California's juvenile justice system, Miroslava Chavez-Garcia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-273) and index
Contents
Building juvenile justice institutions in California -- Fred C. Nelles : innovative reformer, conservative eugenicist -- Mildred S. Covert : eugenics field worker, racial pathologist -- Cristobal, Fred, Tony, and Albert M. : specimens in scientific research and race betterment -- Otto H. Close : promising leader, complacent bureaucrat -- The legacy of Benny Moreno and Edward Leiva : "defective delinquents" or -- Tragic heroes? -- Epilogue: recovering youths' voices -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
747331902
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780520271715
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011033524
Other control number
40020606693
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)747331902

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