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Corrections : exploring crime, punishment, and justice in America

Author: John T Whitehead; Kimberly D Dodson; Bradley D Edwards
Publisher: Waltham, MA : Anderson Pub., ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Provides a thorough introduction to the topic of corrections in America. This book offers a balanced account of the issues facing the field so that readers can arrive at informed opinions regarding  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John T Whitehead; Kimberly D Dodson; Bradley D Edwards
ISBN: 9781437734928 1437734928
OCLC Number: 815962035
Notes: Previous ed. published as: Exploring corrections in America / John T. Whitehead, Michael C. Braswell, Mark Jones. ©2008.
Description: xviii, 369 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Understanding corrections: where are we? --
The history of American corrections: where did we come from? --
Corrections and the courts --
Community corrections --
Restorative community justice --
Jails --
The history of jails --
Prisons and prison life --
Correctional administrators and personnel --
Special populations in prison --
Women offenders and correctional workers --
Juvenile corrections --
The death penalty in America --
The future of corrections.
Responsibility: John T. Whitehead, Kimberly D. Dodson, Bradley D. Edwards.

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