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Criminal justice law books

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Public Confidence in Criminal Justice A History and Critique by Elizabeth R. Turner Public Confidence in Criminal Justice A History and Critique

In this book, Liz Turner argues that survey methods have gained an unwarranted and unhealthy level of dominance when it comes to understanding how the public views the criminal justice system. The focus on measuring public confidence in criminal justice...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Corruption and Misuse of Public Office by Colin, QC (Barrister, 3 Raymond Buildings) Nicholls, Timothy (Independent Consultant, Cooley LLP) Daniel, Alan (Direc Bacarese Corruption and Misuse of Public Office
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This book provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the law relating to corruption and misuse of public office, including specialist issues such as asset recovery. This new edition covers major developments in the area since the second edition and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Reimagining Restorative Justice Agency and Accountability in the Criminal Process by David O'Mahony, Jonathan Doak Reimagining Restorative Justice Agency and Accountability in the Criminal Process
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This book offers a comprehensive analysis of how mediation and restorative practice have developed in theory and how the theory can be related to the most recent international experiences of what works and how it works.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Routledge Handbook of Corrections in the United States by O. Hayden Griffin Routledge Handbook of Corrections in the United States

The Routledge Handbook on Corrections in the United States brings together original contributions from leading scholars in criminology and criminal justice that provide an in-depth, state-of-the-art look at the most important topics in corrections. The book discusses the foundations of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Child Soldiers as Agents of War and Peace A Restorative Transitional Justice Approach to Accountability for Crimes Under International Law by Leonie Steinl Child Soldiers as Agents of War and Peace A Restorative Transitional Justice Approach to Accountability for Crimes Under International Law

This book deals with child soldiers' involvement in crimes under international law.Child soldiers are often victims of grave human rights abuses, and yet, in some cases,they also participate actively in inflicting violence upon others. Nonetheless, theinternational discourse on child soldiers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/08/2017

Core Statutes on Criminal Justice & Sentencing 2017-18 by Martin Wasik Core Statutes on Criminal Justice & Sentencing 2017-18

Well-selected and authoritative, Palgrave Core Statutes provide the key materials needed by students in a format that is clear, compact and very easy to use. They are ideal for use in exams.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Victim Participation in International Criminal Justice Practitioners' Guide by Kinga Tibori Szabo Victim Participation in International Criminal Justice Practitioners' Guide

This book is a guide to the law and practice of victims' roles before the International Criminal Court, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. The various chapters focus on the provisions relevant...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Criminal Law and Precrime Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt by Richard Jochelson, James Gacek, Lauren Menzie, Kirsten Kramar Criminal Law and Precrime Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt
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In Philip K. Dick's short story Minority Report, the institution of Precrime punishes people with imprisonment for crimes they would have committed had they not been prevented. With Dick's allegorical inspiration, the authors of Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/07/2017

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Criminal Justice in Transition The Northern Ireland Context by Anne-Marie McAlinden Criminal Justice in Transition The Northern Ireland Context

This book represents a critical examination of key aspects of crime and criminal justice in Northern Ireland which will have resonance elsewhere. It considers the core aspects of criminal justice policy-making in Northern Ireland which are central to the process...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

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Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook by Charles E. Piper Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook

Contract and procurement fraud, collusion, and corruption are worldwide problems. Such wrongdoing causes federal, state, and local governments, as well as private-sector corporations and businesses, to lose funds and profits, while the wrongdoers unjustly benefit. Bid riggers conspire to eliminate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/06/2017

Criminal Law and the Authority of the State by Petter Asp Criminal Law and the Authority of the State

How does the state, as a public authority, relate to those under its jurisdiction through the criminal law? Connecting the ways in which criminal lawyers, legal theorists, public lawyers and criminologists address questions of the criminal law's legitimacy, contributors to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017

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Format: Paperback - Released: 11/04/2017

Rural Jail Reentry Offender Needs and Challenges by Kyle Ward Rural Jail Reentry Offender Needs and Challenges

Today's high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2017

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Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2017

The Insanity Defense Multidisciplinary Views on its History, Trends, and Controversies by Mark D. White The Insanity Defense Multidisciplinary Views on its History, Trends, and Controversies

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Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2017

Criminal Justice A Brief Introduction by Frank J. Schmalleger Criminal Justice A Brief Introduction

For courses in Introduction to Criminal Justice The gold standard for criminal justice texts Criminal Justice: A Brief Introduction, Twelfth Edition, offers a contemporary, authoritative look at crime in America with a focus on police, courts, and corrections. To make...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2017

Criminal Law for the Criminal Justice Professional by Norman M. Garland Criminal Law for the Criminal Justice Professional

Provides a comprehensive study of the rules and laws that encompass the structure of the criminal justice system. This edition gives a wide-ranging overview of the nature, origins, and purposes of the criminal justice system, affording students a thorough understanding...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2017

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