TITLE

Juvenile justice not so equal for girls

AUTHOR(S)
Marks, Alexandra
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/16/99, Vol. 91 Issue 55, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses female juvenile offenders and the inadequacies of the traditional male-oriented juvenile justice system in dealing with young women in the United States. How girls develop emotionally very differently from boys; St. Croix's Girls Camp as one of the first correctional facilities to incorporate a gender-specific approach; Personal accounts.
ACCESSION #
1541984

 

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