Youth Justice: An International Journal Go back to the Journal overview

  • Country: International
  • Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd.
  • Frequency of Publication: 3 Times per year
  • Published: From: 2001 To: Present
  • ISSN: 1473-2254 (Print) 1747-6283 (Electronic)
  • Language: English
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  • Juvenile/Youth Justice Systems
  • Rights and Treatment of Children and Youth
  • Law
  • Policy
  • Practice

Youth Justice is an international, peer-reviewed journal that engages with the analyses of juvenile/youth justice systems, law, policy and practice around the world. It contains articles that are theoretically informed and/or grounded in the latest empirical research. Youth Justice enjoys an ever-increasing international presence in recognition of the developing interest in juvenile/youth justice theory and system formation within the national and international academic, policy and professional practice communities. It has a focus on effective policy and practice, drawing lessons from pioneering approaches to juvenile/youth crime from around the world, in a context of children’s rights.

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