This module is a resource for lecturers
The following readings are recommended for students interested in exploring the topics of this Module in more detail, and for lecturers teaching the Module:
- Delmage E (2013). “The minimum age of criminal responsibility: A medico-legal perspective.” Youth Justice. vol. 13. no. 2. pp. 102–110.
- Eekelaar, John (1994). “The Interests of the child and the child's wishes: the role of dynamic self-determinism.” International Journal of Law Policy and the Family. Vol. 8. no. 1. pp. 42-61.
- Goldson, Barry (2005). “Child Imprisonment: A Case for Abolition.” Youth Justice. vol. 5. no. 2. pp. 77-90.
- Hammarberg, Thomas (2008). “A Juvenile Justice Approach Built on Human Rights Principles.” Youth Justice. vol. 8. no. 3. pp. 193-196.
- Lamb ME and Sim MPY (2013). “Developmental factors affecting children in legal contexts.” Youth Justice. vol. 13. no. 2. pp. 131–144.
- Liefaard, Ton (2015). “Juvenile justice from an international children’s rights perspective.” Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies. Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert and Sara Lembrechts, eds. pp. 234-256.
- United Nations Human Rights Committee, Joint report of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children on prevention of and responses to violence against children (Human Rights Council, 21st session, 27 June 2012, A/HRC/21/25).
- United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) (2009). Handbook for Professionals and Policymakers on Justice in matters involving child victims and witnesses of crime.United Nations: New York.
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