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Preventing juvenile crime


Proceedings of a conference held 17-19 July 1989

Julia Vernon and Sandra McKillop (eds)


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.

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1991. Preventing juvenile crime. AIC conference proceedings. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/proceedings/09