Beyond Suppression: Global Perspectives on Youth Violence (Global Crime and Justice) by Joan Serra Hoffman, Lyndee Knox, Robert Cohen

Politics & Social Sciences | Social Sciences
Beyond Suppression: Global Perspectives on Youth Violence (Global Crime and Justice)
Title:
Beyond Suppression: Global Perspectives on Youth Violence (Global Crime and Justice)
Author:
Joan Serra Hoffman, Lyndee Knox, Robert Cohen
ISBN:
0313383456
ISBN13:
978-0313383458
Size PDF:
1891 kb
Size epub:
1326 kb
Publisher:
Praeger (November 18, 2010)
Language:
English
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Rating:
4.6
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530

This examination of youth violence provides readers with insights from international experts and real-life examples of how nations and communities around the world have successfully dealt with the issue.


• Contains contributions from over 20 international experts describing measures to address youth violence within the political, social, cultural, and economic contexts of their environments

• 12 case studies illustrate the various conceptual and programmatic approaches for understanding, preventing, and reducing youth violence in various countries

• Over 50 citations of seminal research and programmatic works in the areas of public health, restorative justice, and resilience-based approaches to youth violence

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