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Gepubliceerd in: Journal of Youth and Adolescence 8/2007

01-11-2007 | Book Review

Aaron Kupchip, Judging Juveniles: Prosecuting Adolescents in Adult and Juvenile Courts

New York University Press, New York, 2006, 224 pp. ISBN: 0814747744

Auteur: Jennifer N. Grimes

Gepubliceerd in: Journal of Youth and Adolescence | Uitgave 8/2007

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In Judging Juveniles, Aaron Kupchik addresses some of the contextual and sociolegal issues that arise from the growing number of adolescents prosecuted in criminal rather than juvenile court. Testing the assumption held by policy makers and academics that juveniles processed in criminal court are subjected to an entirely different model of justice, Kupchik utilizes a rigorous, mixed-methods research design to determine how similar cases are processed at every stage in the two court systems. He finds that, especially during the sentencing of adolescent offenders, criminal court begins to resemble its juvenile counterpart. Kupchik also concludes that prosecuting youth in criminal rather than juvenile court is inconsistent with our cultural conceptions of youthfulness. …
Literatuur
go back to reference Fagan, J., & Zimring, F. E. (Eds.) (2000). The changing borders of juvenile justice: Transfer of adolescents to the criminal court. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Fagan, J., & Zimring, F. E. (Eds.) (2000). The changing borders of juvenile justice: Transfer of adolescents to the criminal court. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
go back to reference Feld, B. (1999). Bad kids: Race and the transformation of the juvenile justice system. United States: Oxford University Press. Feld, B. (1999). Bad kids: Race and the transformation of the juvenile justice system. United States: Oxford University Press.
go back to reference Garland, D. (2001). The culture of control: Crime and social order in contemporary society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Garland, D. (2001). The culture of control: Crime and social order in contemporary society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Metagegevens
Titel
Aaron Kupchip, Judging Juveniles: Prosecuting Adolescents in Adult and Juvenile Courts
New York University Press, New York, 2006, 224 pp. ISBN: 0814747744
Auteur
Jennifer N. Grimes
Publicatiedatum
01-11-2007
Uitgeverij
Springer US
Gepubliceerd in
Journal of Youth and Adolescence / Uitgave 8/2007
Print ISSN: 0047-2891
Elektronisch ISSN: 1573-6601
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-007-9209-z