Delinquency and the juvenile justice systems in the non-Western world (book review)
Quraishi, M 2007, 'Delinquency and the juvenile justice systems in the non-Western world (book review)' , International Journal of the Sociology of Law, 35 (1) , pp. 59-61.
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This text seeks to contextualise comparative criminological enquiry beyond black-letter law comparisons by emphasising extra-legal elements such as culture, custom and religion across different non-western juvenile justice systems. The editors are well informed about the usual dilemmas comparative criminologists, such as Nelken (1997), have asserted with reference to the ‘convergent/divergent’ methodological debate raised by such scholarship.
|Additional Information:||Book review of: P.C. Friday and X. Rend (2006) 'Delinquency and juvenile justice systems in the non-Western world', Criminal Justice Press (isbn 9781881798675)|
|Themes:||Subjects outside of the University Themes|
|Schools:||Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences Research|
|Journal or Publication Title:||International Journal of the Sociology of Law|
|Depositing User:||H Kenna|
|Date Deposited:||13 Jan 2009 17:30|
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2015 00:35|
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