Justice for Girls? : Stability and Change in the Youth Justice Systems of the United States and Canada.

For over a century, as women have fought for and won greater freedoms, concern over an epidemic of female criminality, especially among young women, has followed. Fear of this crime wave-despite a persistent lack of evidence of its existence-has played a decisive role in the development of the youth...

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Author / Creator: Sprott, Jane B.
Other Authors / Creators:Doob, Anthony N.
Zimring, Franklin E.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Series:Adolescent Development and Legal Policy Ser.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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