Historical Dictionary Of American Criminal Justice

Author: Matthew J. Sheridan
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538111411
Size: 19,18 MB
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The Historical Dictionary of American Criminal Justice contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1,200 cross-referenced entries on the most relevant concepts, cases, people, and terms.

Historical Dictionary Of Law Enforcement

Author: Mitchel P. Roth
Editor: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313305603
Size: 17,42 MB
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Covers the history of law enforcement from policing under Caesar Augustus to such present-day events as Rodney King and the LAPD.

The American Dictionary Of Criminal Justice

Author: Dean J. Champion
Editor: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810854062
Size: 13,31 MB
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Combines a dictionary of key legal terms with an index of leading United States Supreme Court cases indexed by type of case, such as death penalty, right to counsel, and searches and seizures.

A History Of Crime And The American Criminal Justice System

Author: Mitchel P. Roth
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1351373773
Size: 15,54 MB
Format: PDF
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This book offers a history of crime and the criminal justice system in America, written particularly for students of criminal justice and those interested in the history of crime and punishment. It follows the evolution of the criminal justice system chronologically and, when necessary, offers parallels between related criminal justice issues in different historical eras. From its antecedents in England to revolutionary times, to the American Civil War, right through the twentieth century to the age of terrorism, this book combines a wealth of resources with keen historical judgement to offer a fascinating account of the development of criminal justice in America. A new chapter brings the story up to date, looking at criminal justice through the Obama era and the early days of the Trump administration. Each chapter is broken down into four crucial components related to the American criminal justice system from the historical perspective: lawmakers and the judiciary; law enforcement; corrections; and crime and punishment. A range of pedagogical features, including timelines of key events, learning objectives, critical thinking questions and sources, as well as a full glossary of key terms and a Who’s Who in Criminal Justice History, ensures that readers are well-equipped to navigate the immense body of knowledge related to criminal justice history. Essential reading for Criminal Justice majors and historians alike, this book will be a fascinating text for anyone interested in the development of the American criminal justice system from ancient times to the present day.

Dictionary Of American Criminal Justice

Author: Dean J. Champion
Editor: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781579580735
Size: 16,64 MB
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Combines a dictionary of key legal terms with an index of leading United States Supreme Court cases indexed by type of case, such as death penalty, right to counsel, and searches and seizures.

A History Of Crime And Punishment

Author: Mitchel P. Roth
Editor: Cognella Academic Pub
ISBN: 9781609273071
Size: 19,31 MB
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The supplemental anthology covers crime, criminality, and punishment throughout history, including the ancient, medieval, and colonial eras through 21rst Century America. The documents and articles engage students, and bring textbooks on the history of criminal justice to life.

Historical Dictionary Of War Journalism

Author: Mitchel P. Roth
Editor: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313291715
Size: 20,81 MB
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Content Description #Includes bibliographical references and index.

Encyclopedia Of Law Enforcement

Author: Larry E Sullivan
Editor: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452265321
Size: 11,41 MB
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This three-volume Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement provides a comprehensive, critical, and descriptive examination of all facets of law enforcement on the state and local, federal and national, and international stages. This work is a unique reference source that provides readers with informed discussions on the practice and theory of policing in an historical and contemporary framework. The volumes treat subjects that are particular to the area of state and local, federal and national, and international policing. Many of the themes and issues of policing cut across disciplinary borders, however, and several entries provide comparative information that places the subject in context.

The Sage Glossary Of The Social And Behavioral Sciences

Author: Larry E. Sullivan
Editor: SAGE
ISBN: 1412951437
Size: 18,82 MB
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Highly accessible A-Z of the major terms in the social and behavioural sciences, spanning anthropology, communication and media studies, criminal justice, economics, education, geography, human services, management, political science, psychology and sociology.

Historical Dictionary Of Human Rights

Author: Jacques Fomerand
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810880350
Size: 17,57 MB
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This dictionary has more than 1000 cross-referenced entries on terminology, conventions, treaties, intergovernmental organizations in the United Nations family or regional bodies, and the constantly expanding universe of non-governmental organizations, as well as some of the pioneers and defenders of human rights.