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Unformatted text preview: given the title of at risk. It is also important to explore the ideologies that surround at risk youth to determine what methods work best at treating youth at risk and what methods do not prove successful. Conclusion To conclude, the most resent research presents the original ideas that juvenile justice once embodied: rehabilitation and programs designed discourage youth from acting out with risky behavior. The United States is beginning to see a change in attitude from a punitive system to a treatment based system, a shift backward that is now firmly supported by research. Current studies are also now recognizing how diversity and culture play an important role to developing a label of "at risk" youth, and researchers are delving even deeper into what programs are most effective in deterring risky behavior....
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course REL 330 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at Central Mich..
- Fall '09