Introduction to Criminal Justice
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BeschreibungProvides an introduction to the criminal justice system. Topics covered include: police; courts; correction; plea bargaining; legal and ethical values; and capital punishment. It examines the system from the point of view of policemen, prison wardens, and Supreme Court justices.
InhaltsverzeichnisChapter 1: The Crime Problem In The United States. Chapter 2: Ideologial Framework of Crime Control. Chapter 3: Explaining Crime. Chapter 4: The Criminal Justice Decision Network. Chapter 5: Policing American Society. Chapter 6: Police Decisions: Detection, Arrest, and In-Custody Investigation. Chapter 7: Issues in Contemporary Policing. Chapter 8: Jail, Pretrial Release, and Defense Lawyers. Chapter 9: The Prosecutor's Decisions and Plea. Chapter 10: Arraignment and Trial. Chapter 11: Sentencing Criminals. Chapter 12: Capital Punishment. Chapter 13: Prisons and Correctional Institutions. Chapter 14: Release From Prison and Revocation. Chapter 15: Community Corrections. Chapter 16: Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice.
PortraitPatrick Anderson, Florida Southern University - Donald Newman, Late Professor Emeritus, State University of New York at Albany.
Untertitel: Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO
Erscheinungsdatum: August 1997
Seitenanzahl: 544 Seiten