CART

(0) items

Criminal Justice,9780073527963
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Criminal Justice

by
Edition:
9th
ISBN13:

9780073527963

ISBN10:
0073527963
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/16/2009
Publisher(s):
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
List Price: $202.50

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$25.00

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
U9780073527963
$70.93

eTextbook


 
Duration
Price
$151.20

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $10.35
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 9th edition with a publication date of 1/16/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products


  • Criminal Justice with PowerWeb
    Criminal Justice with PowerWeb
  • Experience Criminal Justice
    Experience Criminal Justice




Summary

An internationally recognized scholar and author, James A. Inciardi presents a solid overview of the structure, processes, and problems of the criminal justice system in the United States. Inciardi brings his significant field and research experience to bear on the revision of this successful textbook; his research background, his privileged access to national data, and his story-telling style of writing guarantee a unique perspective to criminal justice. The ninth edition includes many new "Famous Criminals" sections, added coverage on media and criminal justice, and updated exhibits that showcase research, historical perspectives, current events, and the viewpoints of victims in the criminal justice system.

Table of Contents

The Foundations of Crime and Justice
"Criminal Justice" in America
Crime and the Nature of Law
Legal and Behavioral Aspects of Crime
Criminal Statistics and the Extent of Crime
The Process of Justice: An Overview
The Police
Police Systems in the United States: History and Structure
Enforcing the Law and Keeping the Peace: The Nature and Scope of Police Work
The Law of Arrest, Search, and Seizure: Police and the Constitution
Police Misconduct and Police Integrity
The Courts
The Structure of American Courts
The Courtroom Work Group and the Right to Counsel
The Business of the Court: From First Appearance Through Trial
Sentencing, Appeal, and the Judgment of Death
Corrections
From Walnut Street to Alcatraz: The American Prison Experience
Penitentiaries, Prisons, and Other Correctional Institutions: A Look Inside the Inmate World
Prison Conditions and Inmate Rights
Probation, Parole, and Community-Based Correction
Juvenile Justice
Juvenile Justice: An Overview
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...