"I Accept that I Have Nobody": Young Women, Youth Justice, and Expectations of Responsibility during Reentry

The article discusses the psychology and social conditions of young teenage women in criminal justice system for juvenile delinquents in Valley County, U.S., including their attitudes, hopes and expectations on their entry into society. An overview of female juvenile delinquents' experiences in...

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Published in:Social justice
Main Author: Myers, Randy
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
Published: 2017
In:Social justice
Year: 2017, Volume: 44, Issue: 1, Pages: 62-82
Online Access: Volltext (Verlag)
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Summary:The article discusses the psychology and social conditions of young teenage women in criminal justice system for juvenile delinquents in Valley County, U.S., including their attitudes, hopes and expectations on their entry into society. An overview of female juvenile delinquents' experiences in detention homes' drug abuse treatment services, is provided.