Sixth Conference on the Future of Adversarial Systems
Juvenile Criminal Justice and Human Rights:
Comparative and International Perspectives
Chapel Hill, N.C., U.S.A., April 11 - 12, 2014
Friday Morning, 8:30 a.m. to noon
Welcome and Dedication, Nick Bala, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada
"Youth Justice in Canada: Legal Reforms Reduce Use of Court & Custody
Despite Law n' Order Rhetoric."
Claudia Cesari, Macerata, Italy
“Juvenile criminal proceeding in Italy: between tradition and innovation, strengths and weaknesses of a new model.”
Kevin Haines, Swansea, Wales
“The Dragonisation of Youth Justice in Wales.”
Friday Afternoon, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Barbara Woodhouse, Emory, USA and Sayali Bapat, Emory/India
"Balancing Prevention, Rehabilitation and Retribution: The American, Italian and Indian Perspectives on Juvenile Justice."
Frieder Duenkel, Greifswald, Germany
“Youth Justice Policy in Europe – between Minimum Intervention, Welfare and New Punitiveness”
Tamar Birckhead, UNC, USA
“Children in Isolation: The Use of Solitary Confinement in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities in the U.S. and Europe”
Saturday Morning, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Emily Buss, Chicago, USA,
“Developmental Importance of Procedure in the Juvenile Justice System.”
Jackie Hodgson, Warwick, England
"Safeguards for Young Suspects in Police Interrogation: The Juvenile as a 'Vulnerable' Person."