Visions for change : crime and justice in the twenty-first century (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Visions for change : crime and justice in the twenty-first century

Author: Roslyn Muraskin; Albert R Roberts
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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This collection of readings is a one-of-a-kind-examining current policies, practices and issues impacting the field of criminal justice today. Leaving no stone unturned, contributing authors (all leaders in the field) explore a wide range of topics such as gangs, gender and race, war on drugs, terrorism, crime victims, correctional issues and computer-based technologies. Linking the past, present, and future of  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roslyn Muraskin; Albert R Roberts
ISBN: 9780136139393 0136139396
OCLC Number: 212375904
Description: xxxiv, 734 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Overview --
Technology in the Criminal Justice System --
Crime Challenges in the Twenty-First Century --
Issues in Policing --
Law --
Corrections --
Terrorism --
Gender, Diversity, and the Law --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Roslyn Muraskin and Albert R. Roberts.
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Abstract:

This collection of readings is a one-of-a-kind-examining current policies, practices and issues impacting the field of criminal justice today. Leaving no stone unturned, contributing authors (all leaders in the field) explore a wide range of topics such as gangs, gender and race, war on drugs, terrorism, crime victims, correctional issues and computer-based technologies. Linking the past, present, and future of criminal justice, the authors discuss the issues currently impacting the system, the challenges that lie ahead, and their visions for how these issues will be handled in the next century.

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