Corrections and the criminal justice system

Overview of corrections and criminal justice -- The picture of crime and punishment in the United States -- Crime and law -- Policing and corrections -- Courts and corrections -- Sentencing and correction -- Jails and detention facilities -- Diversion and probation -- Community corrections and inter...

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Other Authors: May, David C.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Sudbury, Mass. [u.a.] Jones and Bartlett 2008
Availability in Tübingen:Present in Tübingen.
UB: KB 20 A 3694
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Summary:Overview of corrections and criminal justice -- The picture of crime and punishment in the United States -- Crime and law -- Policing and corrections -- Courts and corrections -- Sentencing and correction -- Jails and detention facilities -- Diversion and probation -- Community corrections and intermediate sanctions -- Prison systems and staff -- Prisoners, prison life, and inmate rights -- Prison security, programs, and services -- Release from prison, parole, and prisoner reentry -- Juvenile justice and corrections -- The future of corrections and juvenile justice
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description:XX, 585 S. Ill., graph. Darst.
ISBN:9780763735005