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The Dictionary of Criminal Justice, Seventh Edition,brings together in one, easy-to-use guide more than 3,600 definitions from the many disciplines that compose the field of criminal justiceincluding U.S. and English common law, penology, psychology, law enforcement, political science, and business administration. The volume also features summaries of nearly 1,000 key U.S. Supreme Court rulings affecting criminal justice, an appendix of juried academic journals, and a new appendix compilation of websites in the field. Links to CRIMINAL JUSTICE websites are included. Visit www.mhhe.com/specialtopics for more information.
Table of Contents
|The Dictionary of Criminal Justice|
|The Dictionary of Criminal Justice|
|Summaries of Supreme Court Cases Affecting Criminal Justice|
|U.S. Supreme Court Summaries-Table of Contents|
|First Amendment Issues|
|Freedom of Speech|
|Freedom of the Press|
|Obscenity and Related Issues|
|Freedom of Religion|
|Second Amendment Issues|
|Fourth Amendment Issues|
|Arrest and Booking|
|Car and Other Vehicle Searches|
|Plain View and Open Fields Doctrines|
|Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance|
|Other Fourth Amendment Issues|
|Use of Force|
|Knock and Announce|
|Fifth Amendment Issues|
|Other Self-Incrimination Issues|
|Sixth Amendment Issues|
|Right to Counsel|
|Grand and Petit Juries|
|Trial (See Section I B. Freedom of the Press for cases involving the First Amendment right to access to trials.)|
|Public Access to Trial|
|Confrontation and Cross-Examination|
|Role of Judge and Jury|
|Security in the Courtroom|
|Sentencing (non-death penalty)|
|Role of Jury|
|Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion|
|Other Sentencing Issues|
|Assistance of Counsel and Other Services|
|Guilt Phase-Special Circumstances|
|Penalty Phase-Mitigating Circumstances|
|Federal Habeas Corpus|
|Retrials and Double Jeopardy|
|Due Process Issues|
|Filing Additional Charges and Imposing Greater Sentences|
|Insanity and Competence to Stand Trial|
|Liberty Interest in Private Conduct|
|Parole and Probation|
|Sexually Violent Predators|
|Equal Protection Issues (See Section VI B.1 Trial Juries for equal protection issues related to juries.)|
|Juvenile Court Proceedings|
|Rights of the Incarcerated|
|Use of Illegally Obtained Evidence|
|Fruit of the Poisonous Tree and Related Doctrines|
|Civil Rights Act And Constitutional Torts (See XII Right of the Incarcerated for Civil Rights Act cases involving inmates and prison conditions.)|
|Habeas Corpus In Federal Courts To Remedy Constitutional Wrongs|
|Other Constitutional Issues|
|Ex Post Facto Laws|
|Jurisdiction over the Military|
|Index of Cases|
|Doctoral Programs in Criminal Justice|
|Forensic Agencies and Organizations|
|Criminal Justice Web sites|
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