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The youth justice system in Ireland: a review
Reddy, John
The Youth Justice System in Ireland: A Review (2017) reviewed relevant academic literature and published governmental material in order to trace the development of the Irish State's response to youth crime and present an analysis of current policies and priorities. The review concluded that the Irish system is child welfare / justice oriented with a strong community-based approach. Irish youth justice policy supports the implementation of comprehensive integrated strategies and responses required to prevent youth crime and offending. ACCEPTED peer-reviewed
Keyword(s): youth crime; young offenders; youth justice
Publication Date:
Type: Report
Peer-Reviewed: Yes
Language(s): English
Institution: University of Limerick
Publisher(s): REPPP Project, School of Law, University of Limerick
First Indexed: 2018-11-09 06:25:29 Last Updated: 2018-11-09 06:25:29