9780190855871

Criminal Justice The Essentials

by ; ; ; ; ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780190855871

  • ISBN10:

    0190855878

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2018-07-13
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $11.55
    Check/Direct Deposit: $11.00
    PayPal: $11.00
List Price: $42.61 Save up to $25.37
  • Rent Book $17.24
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE
    IN STOCK USUALLY SHIPS IN 24 HOURS.
    HURRY! ONLY 1 COPY IN STOCK AT THIS PRICE

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

Summary

A flexible and cost-effective alternative to larger texts, Criminal Justice: The Essentials, Fifth Edition, covers all the fundamental issues faced by law enforcement, the courts, corrections, and juvenile justice, leaving detailed specifics and tangential topics to the discretion of instructors to cover in class. With abundant examples--and just the right amount of sidebars and "highlights"--Criminal Justice, Fifth Edition, is the ideal resource for introducing students to the essential issues in the field.

Author Biography


Steven P. Lab is Professor of Criminal Justice at Bowling Green Green State University.

Marian R. Williams is Professor of Criminal Justice at Appalachian State University.

Jefferson E. Holcomb is Professor of Criminal Justice at Appalachian State University.

Melissa W. Burek is Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Criminal Justice at Bowling Green State University.

William R. King is Professor of Criminal Justice and Associate Dean of Research and Program Development in the College of Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University.

Michael E. Buerger is Professor of Criminal Justice at Bowling Green State University.

Table of Contents


1. Crime, Criminal Justice, and Policy
2. Issues of Law
3. Policing and Law Enforcement
4. The Court System
5. Institutional Corrections
6. Community Corrections
7. The Juvenile Justice System
8. Conclusion
Glossary
Bibliography
Index

Rewards Program

Write a Review