-classical and contemporary theories surrounding youth crime
-historical approach to understand youth crime
-the development of policies
-the impact of media
-how has this topic become of such a concern?
-development of the idea of the delinquent youth
Doob & Cesaroni Reading (pp. 3-13)
-culture and media saturated with talk about youth crime
-ask 2 broad questions:
1) The data: What does youth crime look like in Canada?
2) Practices: How does the youth justice system respond to crime? Also, a question of
-history: we must understand the manner in which it works and doesn’t work
-we must understand how to attend to youth