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National conference on juvenile detention

Melia Darwin Hotel
10 August 1993 - 13 August 1993

Reform has been prevalent in many juvenile justice centres in Australia during recent years. This conference provides an overview of juvenile detention centres and the juvenile detention population in Australia. The detention centres and the programs offered by different jurisdictions in Australia and New Zealand are described, and the special needs of young women and Aboriginal young people are also examined.

Conference proceedings

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

National conference on juvenile detention / Lynn Atkinson and Sally-Anne Gerull (eds.)
Canberra : Australian Institute of Criminology, 1994
ISBN 0 642 21301 1 ; ISSN 1034-5086
(Conference proceedings (Australian Institute of Criminology), no.25)