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Areas of Expertise
- Research focuses on juvenile justice with interests in punishment and policing of youth in schools, courts, and correctional facilities, as well as inequality among juveniles.
- Can discuss crime rates, the causes of crime and inequality in schools.
- Author of the books, "Judging Juveniles: Prosecuting Adolescents in Adult and Juvenile Courts" and "Homeroom Security: School Discipline in an Age of Fear."
- Sits on the Campaign for Youth Justice's advisory board.
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