Artful dodgers : youth and crime in early nineteenth-century London / Heather Shore

Author(s): Shore, Heather, 1964-
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Subjects: Juvenile delinquency--England--London--History--19th century
Juvenile delinquency--England--London--History--19th century--Sources
Juvenile delinquents--England--London--History--19th century
Juvenile justice, Administration of--England--London--History--19th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Rochester, NY : Royal Historical Society/Boydell Press, 1999
Series: Royal Historical Society studies in history. New series
LC Classification: H, HV
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
List of tables
Introduction: 'inventing' the juvenile delinquent 1
1. Debates: causes and explanations 17
2. Processes: home and street-life 35
3. Processes: offending 55
4. Processes: journeying into the justice system 75
5. Debates: punishment 94
6. Treatment: from the court to the prison 115
7. Treatment: transportation and reformation 132
Conclusion 148
App. 1. Interviews with juvenile offenders 155
App. 2. Patterns of juvenile crime and punishment 158
Bibliography 174
Index 187
Notes: LCCN: 99018224
ISBN: 0861932420 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xiii, 193 p. ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 40754937
ISBN/ISSN: 0861932420
0269-2244

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