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Decision Making and Juvenile Justice

An Analysis of Bias in Case Processing

by Paul E. Tracy

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile offenders,
  • Penology & punishment,
  • Racism & racial discrimination,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Criminology,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Decision making,
  • Discrimination in juvenile jus,
  • Discrimination in juvenile justice administration,
  • Juvenile justice, Administrati,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10289402M
    ISBN 100275976513
    ISBN 109780275976514

    Explores the contexts of judges' decision making in juvenile courts that incarcerate disproportionately more minorities than whites. An in-depth examination of the contextual nature of decision making and the causes of disproportionate minority confinement in four relatively homogenous juvenile courts in Iowa, this book explores the subjective social psychological processes of juvenile court. Challenges Facing Crossover Youth: An Examination of Juvenile Justice Decision Making and Recidivism. Although a substantial amount of research documents the increased likelihood of maltreated youths to engage in delinquency, very little is known about them once they cross into delinquency.

    Program Mission. The long-range goals of the juvenile justice program are to promote neuroscientific research that may elucidate the adolescent brain, to establish an effective resource for the translation of new neuroscientific findings that may have implications for juvenile justice to the policy arena, and to realize changes in juvenile criminal law and treatment that accurately reflect the. Race and Detention Decision Making and the Impact on Juvenile Court Outcomes in Black Hawk County, Iowa, Technical Full Report by Michael J. Leiber, Ph.D. Kristan Fox, M.P.P And Robyn Lacks, Ph.D.. Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs Virginia Commonwealth University Prepared for Black Hawk Juvenile Court Services.

    “The Decision-Making Network provides an introduction to the field of criminal justice from a rather unique lens, the lens of decision-making. As anyone who works in the field of criminal justice, or studies crime, crime policy, or criminal justice processes knows, at every phase of the system, decisions Book Edition: Second Edition. The purpose of this study is to examine gendered decision-making practices that influence entry into the juvenile justice system, the sexual orientation and/ or gender identity of LGBT youth, the rehabilitative view of the juvenile justice system, and the criminal behavior of juvenile offenders.


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Decision Making and Juvenile Justice by Paul E. Tracy Download PDF EPUB FB2

The findings suggest that minorities are represented in the juvenile justice system in greater numbers than their majority offender counterparts due to their greater involvement in criminal activity, not to any differential treatment they may receive at crucial decision points within the : Hardcover.

Decision Making and Juvenile Justice: An Analysis of Bias in Case Processing - Kindle edition by Tracy, Paul E. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Decision Making and Juvenile Justice: An Analysis of Bias in Case by: Decision Making and Juvenile Justice: An Analysis of Bias in Case Processing.

Decision Making and Juvenile Justice.: Based on a comprehensive study of three counties in Texas, this work examines the idea of differential handling of minority youth offenders. The findings suggest that minorities are represented in the juvenile justice system in greater numbers than their majority offender counterparts due to their greater involvement in criminal activity, not to any differential treatment they may receive at crucial decision points within the system.

An in-depth examination of the contextual nature of decision making and the causes of disproportionate minority confinement in four relatively homogenous juvenile courts in Iowa, this book explores the subjective social psychological processes of juvenile court officers and Author: Michael J.

Leiber. Two primary explanations have arisen for this racial disparity: differential offending and racial bias among key decision makers within the juvenile justice system. This essay will build upon earlier works using updated literature including theory, contemporary research, and policy.

Race and the Impact of Detention on Juvenile Justice Decision Making by Michael J. Lieber and Kristan C. Fox Assessments and Intake Processes in Juvenile Justice Processing: Emerging Policy Considerations by Daniel P.

Mears and William R. Kelly. PDF | On Jan 1,Michael J. Leiber and others published Race and Juvenile Justice Decision-Making | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Race and Juvenile Justice Decision-Making Nationally, minority youth – especially African Americans and Hispanics – are arrested in numbers greatly disproportionate to their representation in the general population (Puzzanchera and Hockenberry ).

That is why the juvenile justice system has and needs to continue to adapt in the area of brain science, juvenile decision-making, and adolescent development so that juveniles are punished appropriately when they do make a bad decision that leads to arrest.

Juvenile Justice: An Introduction is a student-friendly analysis of all aspects of the juvenile justice system. The book covers the history and development of the juvenile justice system and the unique issues related to juveniles, including police interaction, court processes, due process, movements toward diversion and deinstitutionalization.

juvenile justice approach. The Structured Decision Making® Model The SDM model for juvenile justice is an evidence- and research-based system that identifies key points in the life of a juvenile justice case and uses structured assessments that are valid, reliable, equitable, and easy to use to achieve the goals of juvenile justice reform.

In addition to two books, Why Are You Not A Criminal. () and Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice (co‐author, G. Larry Mays ), he has authored numerous journal articles dealing with crime, delinquency, corrections, women in the justice system, and teaching by: 5.

The APA Handbook of Psychology and Juvenile Justice consolidates and advances knowledge about the legal, scientific, and applied foundations of the juvenile justice system. In addition to an overview of the area, it contains chapters in the following sections: Relevant Law (focusing on important legislation and on U.S.

Supreme Court decisions from Kent and Gault to Eddings, Roper, Graham, and Pages: In a study of Los Angeles County dually-involved youth, Herz, Ryan, and Bilchik () investigated juvenile justice decision making and recidivism. In this study, truancy was seen to increase. Get this from a library.

Decision making and juvenile justice: an analysis of bias in case processing. [Paul E Tracy]. Historical analysis of newspaper articles and court documents is used to examine the creation of the juvenile justice system in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Emphasis is placed on how social influences and operational imperatives shaped the initiation of the system. Tanenhaus, David S. Juvenile justice in the making. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. The Evidence-Based Decision-Making Certificate Program is a five-day period of intensive period of study for jurisdictions that seek to improve outcomes for youth in the juvenile justice system by creating an evidence-based decision-making platform.

Participants will receive instruction fromFile Size: 2MB. Book Review: The Contexts of Juvenile Justice Decision Making: When Race Matters. Gordon Bazemore.

Criminal Justice Review 1, Download Citation. Book Review: The Contexts of Juvenile Justice Decision Making: When Race Matters Show all Author: Gordon Bazemore. Decisions of the U.S.

Supreme Court in the late s and early s interrupted the juvenile court's focus on SDM and directed its attention to issues of human rights, due process, and civil liberties rather than to formalized decision-making protocols.

2 In the mids, the recommendations of the Presidential Commission on Crime and the Cited by:. Decision making and juvenile justice: an analysis of bias in case processing. Aggregate Measures Decision-Making in County-1 Decision-Making in County-2 Juvenile Justice Processing in County-3 Survey of Juvenile Justice Practitioners Summary and Implications Bibliography \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n rdfs:label\/a> \" Decision making and.Juvenile Justice History Juvenile justice policies are based on society’s perceptions and understanding of adolescents and their development.

Juvenile justice aims not only to hold juvenile offenders accountable for their actions, but also to accommodate the ways in which they differ from adults. Therefore, shifts in publicFile Size: 2MB.This chapter provides an overview of the adjudicatory and dispositional options available for handling juvenile offenders in the juvenile and criminal justice systems.

The limited research on adjudicatory and dispositional decision making is also reviewed, and directions for Author: Richard E. Redding.