Boys among men : trying and sentencing juveniles as adults / David L. Myers.
By: Myers, David L.Material type: TextSeries: Criminal justice, delinquency, and corrections: Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2005Description: x, 193 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0275982548 (alk. paper); 9780275982546 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Juvenile delinquency -- United States | Juvenile delinquents -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States | Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States | Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Criminal courts -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Boys among men.DDC classification: 345.73/05
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
"Adult crime, adult time" -- Separating the men from the boys -- Transformation to criminal -- Who gets transferred? -- What happens in adult court? -- Prospects for punishment and rehabilitation -- General and specific deterrence -- The rise and fall of "adult crime, adult time."