Deterrence, as Delinquency Policy
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“Punitive juvenile justice approaches, such as transferring juveniles to adult court and ‘focused’ deterrence strategies, are supported through a belief in general and specific deterrence, but contemporary research suggests that these deterrent effects are limited.”
Myers, David, "Deterrence, as Delinquency Policy" (2018). Criminal Justice Faculty Publications. 56.
Myers, D.L. Deterrence, as Delinquency Policy. In Schreck, C. J. (2018). The encyclopedia of juvenile delinquency and justice. Hoboken, NJ, USA : Wiley Blackwell, 2018.