JUSTICE, LAW AND CRIMINOLOGY

JLC-368
Juvenile Delinquency: Causes, Prevention and Treatment (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Development of the individual through childhood and adolescence as it relates to delinquency and crime; special characteristics of juvenile criminality; current principles, policies, and practices for its prevention and control. Factors producing delinquency. Juvenile detention, juvenile court, training schools, and treatment of the offender. Usually offered every spring.