Focus of Juvenile Justice

Question Details:
Focus of Juvenile Justice

Early treatment of juveniles focused on punishing offenders who were capable of understanding their offenses. Today, the juvenile justice system has developed as a more benevolent, less formal alternative to the adult system, in which rehabilitation, not punishment, is the desired outcome.

Submission Details:

In a minimum of 250 words, post to the Discussion Area your responses to the following:

  • Do you think rehabilitation should be the most important goal of the juvenile justice system? Why?
  • During the course of processing a youthful offender, under what circumstances, if any, should the juvenile justice system abandon rehabilitation and focus on punishment?
  • What criteria should be used when deciding whether to focus primarily on punishment? Explain.

Discussion Grading Criteria and Rubric

All discussion assignments in this course will be graded using a rubric. This assignment is worth 40 points. Download the discussion rubric and carefully read it to understand the expectations.


  • Budget: $10 Urgent
  • Posted by: ProTut0r
  • Subjects: Law Paleomagnetism
  • Attachments:

Solution Details:
Focus of Juvenile Justice

APA formatted pape...
Buy now to view full solution.
Download Solutions


There is no rating for this solution.
Related Solutions

No related questions were found.