WorldCat Identities

Heisler, Karen

Overview
Works: 3 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 106 library holdings
Classifications: HV9469, 364.608350973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Heisler
Prisons kids behind bars ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the juvenile justice system and discusses how those who work within it try to find appropriate punishment for children who have made terrible mistakes. Explores the trend in the U.S. toward trying children as adults and the efforts being made to understand their violent behavior. Includes comments from judges, legal counsel, law enforcement officers, and academic experts
Prisons questioning the system ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 considers issues such as the societal impact of mandatory sentencing and the prison-building boom. Part 2 examines the juvenile justice system and discusses how those who work within it try to find appropriate punishment for children who have made terrible mistakes
Kids behind bars ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the juvenile justice system and discusses how those who work within it try to find appropriate punishment for children who have made terrible mistakes. Explores the trend in the U.S. toward trying children as adults and the efforts being made to understand their violent behavior. Includes comments from judges, legal counsel, law enforcement officers, academic experts from Emory and Rutgers Universities, and the Director of the Institute for Minority Health Research
 
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.47 for Kids behin ... to 0.66 for Prisons qu ...)
Languages
English (6)
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