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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn D McShane; Franklin P Williams
ISBN: 0815325126 9780815325123
OCLC Number: 35694499
Description: xvii, 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Dimensions of capital murder / James R. Acker and C.S. Lanier --
Hands-off, hands-on, hands-semi-off : a discussion of the current legal test used by the United States Supreme Court to decide inmates' rights / Rudolph Alexander Jr. --
A contemporary look at the effects of rape law reform : how far have we really come? / Ronet Bachman and Raymond Paternoster --
Three strikes and you're out! : the political sentencing game / Peter J. Benekos and Alida V. Merlo --
Do more conservative states impose harsher felony sentences? : an exploratory analysis of 32 states / David A. Bowers and Jerold L. Waltman --
Measuring the effects of the guilty but mentally ill (GBMI) verdict : Georgia's 1982 GBMI reform / Lisa A. Callahan [and others] --
The death of the Fourth Amendment under the Rehnquist Court : where is original intent when we need it? / Joseph D. Davey --
Gender, crime and the criminal law defenses / Deborah W. Denno --
Juvenile (in)justice and the criminal court alternative / Barry C. Feld --
Themes of injustice : wrongful convictions, racial prejudice, and lawyer incompetence / Bennett L. Gershman --
The triumph of vengeance over retribution : the United States Supreme Court and the death penalty / Kenneth C. Haas --
Race and imprisonment decisions / John Kramer and Darrell Steffensmeier --
Culpability and the sentencing of corporations / William S. Laufer --
Twenty years of sentencing reform : steps forward, steps backward / Michael Tonry --
The lex talionis before and after criminal law / Ernest van den Haag --
Should penal rehabilitation be revived? / Andrew von Hirsch and Lisa Maher --
Mandatory minimums and the betrayal of sentencing reform : a legislative Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Henry Scott Wallace.
Series Title: Criminal justice (New York, N.Y.), 5.
Responsibility: edited with introductions by Marilyn McShane, Frank P. Williams III.

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