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The best-selling introduction to criminal justice book of all time,Criminal Justice Today 10/e, continues to set the standard with its hallmark features of theme, technology, and time. The strengths of the book rest in the application of theoretical perspectives to current real world activities related to criminal justice issues. New technology and cases are also incorporated, bringing the book and reader together in current issues. Broken up into five sections, this comprehensive book addresses topics within Crime in America, Policing, Adjudication, Corrections, and Special Issues such as Drug Crime and Juvenile Justice.Criminal justice professionals.
Table of Contents
|Crime in America|
|What Is Criminal Justice?|
|The Crime Picture|
|The Search for Causes|
|Policing: History and Structure|
|Policing: Purpose and Organization|
|Policing: Legal Aspects|
|Policing: Issues and Challenges|
|The Courts: Structure and Participants|
|Pretrial Activities and the Criminal Trial|
|Probation, Parole, and Community Corrections|
|Prisons and Jails|
|Drugs and Crime|
|Terrorism and Multinational Criminal Justice|
|The Future of Criminal Justice|
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