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Preventing juvenile crime

Townhouse Hotel, Melbourne,
17 July 1989 - 19 July 1989

The papers presented at this conference describe a number of innovative programs which have been effective in preventing juvenile crime in different parts of Australia. They include employment programs, leisure pursuits, and community based activities. The criminal justice system is examined and alternative approaches in correcting and rehabilitating young offenders are considered.

Conference proceedings

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

Preventing juvenile crime / Julia Vernon and Sandra McKillop (eds)
Canberra : Australian Institute of Criminology, 1992
ISBN 0 642 16637 4 ; ISSN 1034-5086
(Conference proceedings (Australian Institute of Criminology), no. 9)