Author: John Seiter
Editor: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 013305599X
Size: 15,33 MB
Format: PDF
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A practical, inside look at the world of corrections. Corrections: An Introduction, Fourth Edition, provides a practical approach to the world of corrections. The text focuses on what people do in corrections and why, as well as the challenges that face contemporary correctional staff and administrators. This unique approach integrates the author’s practical experience with the theory, history and policy that students need to know. The text demonstrates both the realities of and reasons behind correctional practices at the local, state, and federal levels. Chapters also present case studies, information on careers, and real examples of situations to provide students with an understanding of the practical aspects of working in corrections.

Corrections An Introduction

Author: CTI Reviews
Editor: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1478444967
Size: 17,42 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Corrections, An Introduction. In this book, you will learn topics such as Jails, Probation and Intermediate Sanctions, Prison Systems, and Parole and Prisoner Reentry plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Corrections Today

Author: Larry J. Siegel
Editor: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337514853
Size: 14,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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CORRECTIONS TODAY, 4th Edition, is a briefer, visual, paperback alternative to hardback Introduction to Corrections texts, ideal for instructors who are looking for course materials that present numerous real-world concepts and applications. It examines the field of corrections through the lens of students who are giving serious thought to a career in the field or are working in corrections while seeking an advanced degree in order to be promoted or switch job paths. Updated with new professional profiles and coverage of the latest insights into restorative justice, recidivism, special offender populations, the use of private prisons, and many other timely topics, the fourth edition offers a practical, engaging, career-focused, and authoritative introduction to corrections. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Changing Career Of The Correctional Officer

Author: Don Josi, PhD
Editor: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780750699624
Size: 10,38 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This is an introductory text on the changing nature of correctional officer careers, focusing on personnel, management, and organizational issues.


Author: Joycelyn M. Pollock
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780834209503
Size: 10,39 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Thoroughly updated and revised, Prisons: Today and Tomorrow, Second Edition offers a balanced and comprehensive examination of prisons and prisoners. Through the use of current case studies and research, this text examines the many purposes of prisons-punishment, deterrence, rehabilitation, and incapacitation-as well as controversial issues such as whether these purposes are actually met. Through its engaging approach and realistic style, this book highlights the most pressing obstacles found in the modern prison system, and thereby probes students to consider the realities of prison life and its effects on individuals. Featuring chapters contributed by leading authorities in the field, this book is a must read for any student planning to enter the fields of criminal justice and corrections.

Issues In Corrections

Author: Carly M. Hilinski-Rosick
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498541224
Size: 10,76 MB
Format: PDF
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This book explores in depth the main issues surrounding current topics in institutional corrections. Issues in Corrections includes chapters written by correctional researchers and scholars on prison behavior (including gangs and misconduct), solitary confinement, prison programming, and rehabilitation.

Corrections In America

Author: Harry E. Allen
Editor: Macmillan College
ISBN: 9780023017414
Size: 15,97 MB
Format: PDF
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A Guide To The Project Management Body Of Knowledge Pmbok Guide Fifth Ed Arabic

Author: Project Management Institute
Editor: Project Management Institute
ISBN: 9781628250008
Size: 10,31 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide range of projects. This internationally recognized standard gives project managers the essential tools to practice project management and deliver organizational results. A 10th Knowledge Area has been added; Project Stakeholder Management expands upon the importance of appropriately engaging project stakeholders in key decisions and activities. Project data information and information flow have been redefined to bring greater consistency and be more aligned with the Data, Information, Knowledge and Wisdom (DIKW) model used in the field of Knowledge Management. Four new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management and Plan Stakeholder Management: These were created to reinforce the concept that eac