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"Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice" new online journal.

The University of North Texas, Denton (UNT; Denton, TX) has begun the publication of Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice: An Interdisciplinary Journal, a new journal targeted to professionals in the fields of criminal justice, education, psychology, social work, sociology, law, counseling and public health. UNT said the title is designed to provide academics and practitioners with a resource for "publishing current empirical research, discussing theoretical issues and reviewing promising interventions and programs" in the areas of juvenile justice, youth violence and school safety.

Editorial covers: issues relating to juvenile justice system philosophy and operation; juvenile corrections and correctional programming; probation and parole; waiver to adult court; diversion and programs for delinquency intervention; gangs and gang prevention; juvenile death penalty; substance abuse and treatment; policy and legislation; and, program evaluations.
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Date:Mar 31, 2003
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