Exploring Youth Justice – Unitas

Exploring Youth Justice


  • The Youth Justice System: What is it and where has it come from? (Rob Allen)
  • Relationship-based Practice (Martin Stephenson and Heidi Dix)
  • Growing up in the 21st Century: Psychological Formulation as a practical application of child development theory (Matilda West)
  • Rights, principles and the implications for practice in Youth Justice (Shauneen Lambe and Kate Aubrey-Johnson)
  • Education, Training and Employment (Martin Stephenson)


A core text for students taking the Foundation Degree in Youth Justice, this reader provides a comprehensive review of research and implications for practice in a number of core aspects of youth justice.

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