The War on Kids: How American Juvenile Justice Lost Its WayDe (autor) Cara H. Drinan
en Limba Engleză Carte Hardback – 16 Nov 2017
This is a well-written book that conveys the harsh reality of criminal justice practices and legal doctrines in a way accessible to non-lawyers and the broader public.
Cara Drinan is a nationally recognized expert on the Sixth Amendment right to counsel, juvenile sentencing and criminal justice reform. She earned her B.A. in Economics at Bowdoin College, an M.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford University, and her J.D. at Stanford Law School. After a brief period in private practice, she joined the law faculty at the Catholic University of America in 2006. Drinan teaches criminal law, criminalprocedure, and juvenile law, among other courses. Her research focuses on nationwide criminal justice reform, and her proposals entail all branches of government. She is especially interested in giving voice to those whose lives have been shaped by the mass incarceration phenomenon.