1. Differentiate between restorative justice and retributive justice. Provide examples
2.Define and discuss the funnel effect. Be sure to include its effect on delinquency
Compare and contrast the UCR and the NCVS
Discuss juvenile self-report surveys, compare them to official statistics
Discuss the importance of the refuge period
Discuss the child savers—who were they and what was their philosophy?
Compare and contrast the juvenile rights period with the juvenile court period
Discuss the Gault decision and the ramifications of the decision on the juvenile justice system
Discuss the provisions of the Uniform Juvenile Court Act.
Differentiate between classical theory and positivist theories
Discuss the two theories that exist to explain the purpose of the law
12.Discuss whether any single theory provides a complete explanation?
Differentiate between the function of punishment according to the Durkheimian and Marxist perspectives
Discuss the two competing world views that have existed over the centuries. What are the important concepts of each view?
Discuss the key aspects of adolescent development
Differentiate between the five risk factors
Discuss the characteristics of a healthy family
Discuss the three developmental pathways to delinquency to include the behaviors associated with each
Discuss the two most serious consequences for children who live in poverty
Differentiate between the three levels of child maltreatment
Compare and contrast federal and state child neglect and abuse laws
Discuss the cycle of violence. Provide an example
Differentiate between serious, chronic, and violence delinquents
Discuss predictors of youth violence