Criminal Justice in Action

An engaging text/CD-ROM package with many features designed to spark student interest. Coverage progresses from measuring and explaining crime through policing, prisons, and the juvenile justice system. Boxed readings deal with criminal justice in action, criminal justice and technology, and popular culture, and offer first-person accounts of crimi

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  • Author : Larry K. Gaines
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Pages : 419 pages
  • ISBN : 9780534574567
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Criminal Justice in Action

Criminal Justice in Action
  • Author : Larry K. Gaines,Michael Kaune,Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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An engaging text/CD-ROM package with many features designed to spark student interest. Coverage progresses from measuring and explaining crime through policing, prisons, and the juvenile justice system. Boxed readings deal with criminal justice in action, criminal justice and technology, and popular culture, and offer first-person accounts of crimi

Criminal Justice in Action: The Core

Criminal Justice in Action: The Core
  • Author : Larry K. Gaines,Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2015
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Concise, career focused, and completely up to date, the exciting new CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN ACTION: THE CORE, 8th Edition, delivers an accessible, applied, and real-world introduction to the field. Gripping photos and an engaging magazine-like layout make this succinct text ideal for a fast-paced course and visual learners. The text presents topics and cases straight from today's headlines, putting students in the center of the action with vivid, relatable examples that demonstrate the core principles of the American justice system

Criminal Justice in Action

Criminal Justice in Action
  • Author : Larry K. Gaines,Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 03 January 2006
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Vivid, visual, current, and featuring the newest CJ careers--every chapter of this text is a multimedia-linked study center! This best-selling text offers students a clear and practical overview of the criminal justice system by combining cutting-edge research with accessible discussions of theory and up-to-the-minute examples of policy and application from today’s news. Gaines and Miller take an applied approach that is visible in their coverage of contemporary topics, such as cyber crime and terrorism, their concentration on careers, and

Criminal Justice Policy

Criminal Justice Policy
  • Author : Stacy L. Mallicoat,Christine L. Gardiner
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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Criminal Justice Policy provides a thematic overview of criminal justice policy and its relationship to the American criminal justice system. Scholars, practitioners, and politicians continually debate the value of these policies in their evaluations of the current system. As the nature of this subject involves a host of issues (including politics, public sentiment, research, and practice), the authors expertly highlight these concerns on criminal justice policy and address the implications for the overall system and society at large. This text

Action Research in Criminal Justice

Action Research in Criminal Justice
  • Author : Inge Vanfraechem,Ivo Aertsen
  • Publisher : Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice
  • Release : 04 February 2019
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To understand how people experience justice and security is a challenging task in times of unrest, marked by growing perceptions of insecurity, discrimination and uncertainty. The European project ALTERNATIVE aimed to understand justice and security experiences related to conflicts in intercultural settings, when citizens are given the means to actively contribute to these processes. This book relates how the project was set up as an action research through the concrete description of four action sites: social housing estates in Vienna,

Justice As Message

Justice As Message
  • Author : Carsten Stahn
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 01 May 2020
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International criminal justice relies on messages, speech acts, and performative practices in order to convey social meaning. Major criminal proceedings, such as Nuremberg, Tokyo, and other post-World War II trials have been branded as 'spectacles of didactic legality'. However, the expressive and communicative functions of law are often side-lined in institutional discourse and legal practice. This innovative work brings these functions centre-stage, developing the idea of justice as message and outlining the expressivist foundations of international criminal justice in a

The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice
  • Author : Ester Ragonese,Anne Rees,Jo Ives,Terry Dray
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 September 2014
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Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming employable and to careers in the Criminal Justice Sector and beyond, exploring the key organizations and employers in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, explaining how they operate and detailing how they are

Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice

Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice
  • Author : Gillian Buck
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 March 2020
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Peer mentoring is an increasingly popular criminal justice intervention in custodial and community settings. Peer mentors are community members, often with lived experiences of criminal justice, who work or volunteer to help people in rehabilitative settings. Despite the growth of peer mentoring internationally, remarkably little research has been done in this field. This book offers the first in-depth analysis of peer mentoring in criminal justice. Drawing upon a rigorous ethnographic study of multiple community organisations in England, it identifies key

Criminality in Context

Criminality in Context
  • Author : Craig Haney
  • Publisher : Psychology, Crime, and Justice
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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In this groundbreaking book that is built on decades of work on the front lines of the criminal justice system, expert psychologist Craig Haney encourages meaningful and lasting reform by changing the public narrative about who commits crime and why. Based on his comprehensive review and analysis of the research, Haney offers a carefully framed and psychologically based blueprint for making the criminal justice system fairer, with strategies to reduce crime through proactive prevention instead of reactive punishment. Haney meticulously

The Policy-making Process in the Criminal Justice System

The Policy-making Process in the Criminal Justice System
  • Author : Adrian Barton,Nick Johns
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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How the state 'deals with' crime and criminality is a major issue for all students of criminology and criminal justice. This book offers a fresh perspective on the policy making process in the criminal justice system of England and Wales by presenting a detailed overview of both the theory behind it and how it plays out in practise with contemporary policy examples. The key features of this text include a detailed analysis of the basic political concepts surrounding the relationship

Communities in Action

Communities in Action
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 27 April 2017
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In the United States, some populations suffer from far greater disparities in health than others. Those disparities are caused not only by fundamental differences in health status across segments of the population, but also because of inequities in factors that impact health status, so-called determinants of health. Only part of an individual's health status depends on his or her behavior and choice; community-wide problems like poverty, unemployment, poor education, inadequate housing, poor public transportation, interpersonal violence, and decaying neighborhoods also

International Practices of Criminal Justice

International Practices of Criminal Justice
  • Author : Mikkel Jarle Christensen,Ron Levi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 06 November 2017
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International Practices of Criminal Justice: Social and Legal Perspectives examines the practitioners, practices, and institutions that are transforming the relationship between criminal justice and international governance. The book links two dimensions of international criminal justice, by analyzing the fields of international criminal law and international police cooperation. Although often thought of separately, each of these fields presents criminal justice as a governance method for resolving international challenges and crises. By focusing on examples from international criminal tribunals, transitional justice, transnational

Caribbean Crime and Criminal Justice

Caribbean Crime and Criminal Justice
  • Author : Katharina J Joosen,Corin A Bailey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 September 2017
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Despite high crime rates among men in the Caribbean, rising rates of violence against women in the region, and a significant number of Caribbean nationals incarcerated abroad due to drug smuggling, existing research has yet to offer explanations that are tailored to the unique Caribbean societies and the individuals in them. This edited volume adds to the existing body of scientific, empirical and theoretical work on crime (victimization), and criminal justice in the Caribbean, with a specific focus on impacts

Key Ideas in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Key Ideas in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Author : Travis C. Pratt,Jacinta M. Gau,Travis W. Franklin
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 20 October 2010
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By focusing on key ideas in both criminology and criminal justice, this book brings a new and unique perspective to understanding critical research in criminology and criminal justice -- heretofore, the practice has been to separate criminology and criminal justice. However, given their interconnected nature, this book brings both together cohesively. In going beyond simply identifying and discussing key contributions and their effects by giving students a broader socio-political context for each key idea, this book concretely conceptualizes the key

Criminal Justice in America

Criminal Justice in America
  • Author : George Cole,Christopher Smith,Christina DeJong
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Cole, Smith, and DeJong’s CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN AMERICA, Seventh Edition, lets you experience the real-world excitement of this dynamic field while helping you excel in your course with the support of proven, integrated study tools. In this engaging, reader-friendly book, you’ll learn about new career opportunities in criminal justice and read true stories of offenders and their experiences within the system. You’ll also learn about the crucial role that public policy plays in the criminal justice system