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Gibson, Bryan

Overview
Works: 47 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 6,986 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Outlines and syllabi  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Instrumentalist
Classifications: KD8309, 345.4201
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bryan Gibson
Introduction to the magistrates' court : with a glossary of words, phrases and abbreviations by Bryan Gibson( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the criminal justice process by Bryan Gibson( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the authors describe the different aspects of the criminal justice process in a manner which will leave the reader with a clear understanding of its overall structure
Human rights and the courts : bringing justice home( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the text of the Human Rights Act 1998, the Articles and Protocols together with a concise explanation of key points This centrally important handbook is of particular throughout 2000 as courts and practitioners working in the courts train for implementation of the Human Rights Act 1998. It focuses on the everyday magistrates' court jurisdiction (including criminal proceedings, youth courts, civil matters and family proceedings courts) and contains a wealth of information in summary form about: The European Convention On Human Rights The Human Rights Act 1998 Key concepts and jargon Basic principles and the need for a positive approach Comparison and compatibility with UK law Convention rights: Article by Article - and in a snapshot Working examples and a guide to some everyday procedures Key UK and European legal rulings in outline The impact on judicial and administrative decision-making Human rights in and around the courtroom The effect on the family and youth court jurisdictions Human Rights and the Courts: Bringing Justice Home was devised in consultation with the Lord Chancellor's Department and Judicial Studies Board, and produced under the auspices of the Justices' Clerks' Society. The authors-all experienced lawyers holding senior positions in the Magistrates' Courts Service-were members of the Working Group which produced the national Human Rights training materials for magistrates and their legal advisers
The new Home Office : an introduction by Bryan Gibson( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This timely publication concerning fundamental changes to Constitutional arrangements in the UK outlines the new Home Office following the 'splitting off' of a variety of its responsibilities by the UK Government in May 2007. Part of a two book set with The New Ministry of Justice: An Introduction and an ideal outline for busy practitioners or members of the general public alike. The New Home Office is written in the style of the acclaimed Waterside Press Introductory Series and was published Septemer 2007
The new Ministry of Justice : an introduction by Bryan Gibson( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first and as of now only book to describe the post 2007 UK systems of justice and law enforcement. It is also dynamic and ahead of any criminology text in assessing the type and impact of key institutional changes. Anyone purporting to write or research on UK or comparative matters of crime and punishment cannot really afford to be without it without appearing to be out of date. It also contains a full historical and developmental context
Domestic violence and occupation of the family home by Chris Bazell( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal Justice Act 2003 : a guide to the new procedures and sentencing by Bryan Gibson( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume looks at the processes and procedures of criminal justice as well as sentencing. It is a practical work which provides an accessible introduction with a clear focus on key aspects of the legislation and bearing on issues central to daily practice. It contains key extracts from the 2003 act
Introduction to youth justice : incorporating An introduction to the youth court by Winston Gordon( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bail : the law, best practice and the debate by Paul Cavadino( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sentence of the court : an outline of the law and practice of sentencing in magistrates' courts by Michael Watkins( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The youth court : one year onwards( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal justice in transition( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The criminal jurisdiction of magistrates by Brian Harris( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law, justice, and mediation : the legend of Saint Yves by Bryan Gibson( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youth justice and the Youth Court : an introduction by Mike Watkins( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is the ideal starring point for anyone wishing to gain or enhance understanding of youth justice in England and Wales. It contains chapters on each of the areas in which youth offenders or those at risk of offending come into contact with the Youth Justice System (YJS). It looks at the roles of the youth court, police, Crown prosecutors, youth offending teams (YOTs), youth offending panels (YOPs), voluntary sector and wider community. It deals with sentencing, including the work of the Sentencing Guidelines Council (SGC), the responsibilities of the Youth Justice Board (YJB) and a range of ways in which crime prevention and anti-social behaviour (ASB) by young people is dealt with and discouraged."--Jacket
The magistrates' court : an introduction by Bryan Gibson( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A simple speedy summary, this fully revised Fifth Edition takes account of the wide scale changes which have affected the work of Justices of the Peace and their courts in recent years. * A unique handbook * Consistently rated excellent by reviewer
The criminal justice system : an introduction by Bryan Gibson( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an informative, practical handbook that describes the wide-ranging developments and changes that have taken place in relation to crime prevention, public safety and the punishment of offenders. Highly acclaimed since first published in 1995, this new extensively updated edition of "The Criminal Justice System" covers the entire spectrum of the criminal process against a backdrop of the Common Law, legislation and human rights from investigation and arrest to trial, sentence, release from prison and parole, as well as such key reforms as the Ministry of Justice and new-style Home Office. The topics covered include: Investigation, arrest and charge; The police and policing; The Crown Prosecution Service; The courts of law; Trial and sentence; Appeal and review; Due process; Judges and magistrates; Law officers; The Criminal Defence Service; Advocates and legal representation; and, Victims and witnesses. The topics covered also include: Interpreters; The Youth Justice System; The National Offender Management Service; The Probation Service; HM Prison Service; Imprisonment and parole; Independent Monitoring Board; The private sector; The voluntary sector; Strategy; Criminal policy; Cabinet committees; Partnership and working together; Community justice; Restorative justice; Constitutional affairs and human rights; Accountability, oversight, inspection and monitoring; and, Guidelines, codes, protocols and Best Practice. It offers a closely observed analysis of the twenty-first century Criminal Justice System which can be read on its own or in conjunction with the 'top-down' descriptions in The New Ministry of Justice and The New Home Office (also available from Waterside Press), Third Edition
Criminal justice : a beginner's guide by Bryan Gibson( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most straightforward overview available covering the entire criminal justice system. A 'no frills' explanation for beginners. This basic guide sets out the main components of the criminal justice system in an accessible way. Intended as a starting point for readers coming to the subject for the first time it is ideal for new staff, volunteers, first year students and other 'rookies': a short book of facts, explanations and pointers to further study. The book also features the Rule of Law, risk assessment, decision-making, forensic investigation, witnesses, surveillance, criminology, crime reduction strategies, border controls, penal reform and some international and historical dimensions. With a Glossary of Words, Phrases and Abbreviations.--Publisher's description
The pocket A-Z of criminal justice by Bryan Gibson( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal Justice Act 2003 : the statute ; Designed to accompany Criminal Justice Act 2003 : A guide to the new procedures and sentencing by Bryan Gibson( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The new Home Office : an introduction
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Introduction to the criminal justice processThe new Home Office : an introductionThe new Ministry of Justice : an introductionCriminal Justice Act 2003 : a guide to the new procedures and sentencingIntroduction to youth justice : incorporating An introduction to the youth courtThe youth court : one year onwardsCriminal justice in transitionLaw, justice, and mediation : the legend of Saint Yves