CART

(0) items

Introduction to Criminal Justice,9780073527956

Introduction to Criminal Justice

by ;
Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780073527956

ISBN10:
0073527955
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
9/23/2009
Publisher(s):
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
List Price: $213.00

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$21.38

Hurry!

Only one copy
in stock at this price.

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
U9780073527956
$49.92

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-4 Business Days
N9780073527956
$207.68

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $8.73
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 6th edition with a publication date of 9/23/2009.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue 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


  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
    Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
    Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
    Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE
    INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice with Student Tutorial CD-ROM (Hardcover)
    Introduction to Criminal Justice with Student Tutorial CD-ROM (Hardcover)
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice, with PowerWeb
    Introduction to Criminal Justice, with PowerWeb
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice: Updated Edition
    Introduction to Criminal Justice: Updated Edition
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice: Updated Edition
    Introduction to Criminal Justice: Updated Edition




Summary

Introduction to Criminal Justiceis the perfect text for students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice and for those who simply want to learn more about the criminal justice system. The authors' more than 50 years of combined experience in teaching introduction to criminal justice as well as working in the field -- Bohm as a correctional officer and Haley as a police officer -- come through in their accessible yet comprehensive presentation. They make it easy for readers to understand that much of what the public "knows" about criminal justice in the United States is myth, and help students to learn the truth about the U.S. criminal justice system. The new 6th edition includes a section on the history of federal law enforcement and coverage of new legislative, technological and research developments in criminal justice.

Table of Contents

The Foundations of Criminal Justice
Crime and Justice in the United States
Crime and Its Consequences
Explaining Crime
The Rule of Law
Law Enforcement
History and Structure of American Law Enforcement
Policing: Roles, Styles, and Functions
Policing America: Issues and Ethics
The Courts
The Administration of Justice
Sentencing, Appeals, and the Death Penalty
Corrections
Institutional Corrections
Prison Life, Inmate Rights, Release, and Recidivism
Community Corrections
Additional Issues in Criminal Justice
Juvenile Justice
The Future of Criminal Justice in the United States
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


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