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Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI): the New Jersey case
Author/s: Teresa Carlone 
Year:  2015 Issue: Language: English 
Pages:  11 Pg. 111-121 FullText PDF:  94 KB
DOI:  10.3280/SISS2015-002008
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The article aims to describe the rationale and the impact of the Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI) programs in decreasing the inmate juvenile population in New Jersey, which is considered a "Model State" in implementing this government initiative. Through the words of some juvenile justice professionals, this article intends to analyze the results achieved and to assess the next steps that need to be implemented in order to ensure every juvenile a fair and rehabilitationoriented process
Keywords: JDAI, juvenile detention, de-institutionalization, rehabilitate juvenile programs, juvenile punishment

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Teresa Carlone, in "SICUREZZA E SCIENZE SOCIALI" 2/2015, pp. 111-121, DOI:10.3280/SISS2015-002008


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