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Essentials of Criminal Justice 2nd ed

Joseph SennaNortheastern University, USA, Larry SeigalUniversity of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA

ISBN13: 9780534535148
ISBN: 0534535143
Published: November 1997
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This text emphasizes how the concepts and processes of criminal justice are evolving. It seeks to provide coverage of structural and procedural changes in the criminal justice system that instructors require and should help students understand the issues in the field and the impact those issues have on the criminal justice system.

The criminal justice system - organization and process; the nature of crime and victimization; criminal law - substance and procedure; confronting crime; police in society - history and organization; the police - role and function; issue in policing; police and the rule of law; courts, prosecution, and the defence; pretrial procedures; the criminal trial; punishment and sentencing; probation and intermediate sanctions; corrections - history, institutions, populations, and prison life.