First national conference on ‘Young People and Crime: Research, Policy and Practice'

As part of our ongoing Criminological Directory, we are happy to present this publication that was compiled for the first national conference on ‘Young People and Crime: Research, Policy and Practice’,  which was hosted by the Centre for Social and Educational Research, Dublin Institute of Technology.

 
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Introduction

The first national conference on ‘Young People and Crime: Research, Policy and Practice’, hosted by the Centre for Social and Educational Research, Dublin Institute of Technology, was a two-day event held in September 2005 that brought together researchers, academics, policy-makers and Non Govermantal Organisations to address some of the most pertinent contemporary issues within the general arena of youth crime in Ireland.

The three core conference themes were:

  • Criminological Perspectives on the Children Act 2001
  • Youth and Risk
  • Restorative Justice

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Violence and intimidation likely to ‘infect’ and undermine the regime of new Thornton Hall prison

 
 
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18 November 2007

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Towards A Directory of Irish Criminological Research

Hard Copy Update

 

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Since the launch of Towards a Directory of Irish Criminological Research, we have been very encouraged by the cooperation and positive feedback and we are happy to know that many people find both the printed and electronic versions of the Directory useful. Therefore, we have decided to update and reprint the hard copy of the Directory.


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