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  • Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statisticsby R Scott Harnsberger

    University of North Texas Press 2011; US$ 19.96

    This reference work is a resource for those needing assistance in locating Texas criminal justice statistics. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled more than 600 entries describing statistical sources for Texas crime; criminals; law enforcement; courts and sentencing; adult and juvenile corrections; capital punishment and death row; victims of crime; driving/boating... more...

  • Crime, Police, and Penal Policyby Clive Emsley

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 134.99

    How did ideas about crime and criminals change in Europe from around 1750 to 1940? How did European states respond to these changes with the development of police and penal institutions? Clive Emsley attempts to address these questions using recent research on the history of crime and criminal justice in Europe. Exploring the subject chronologically,... more...

  • Multicultural Perspectives in Criminal Justice and Criminologyby James E. Hendricks; Bryan Byers; Kiesha Warren-Gordon

    Charles C Thomas 2011; US$ 36.95

    This third edition of MULTICULTURAL PERSPECTIVES IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND CRIMINOLOGY has been slimmed down from previous editions. Chapters have been combined and subjects updated throughout. In keeping with the theme of previous editions, this third edition addresses cultural diversity, criminal justice, and criminology. As an edited anthology, this... more...

  • Race, Ethnicity, Crime and Criminal Justice in the Americasby Anita Kalunta-Crumpton

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00

    This book examines race, ethnicity, crime and criminal justice in the Americas and moves beyond the traditional focus on North America to incorporate societies in Central America, South America and the Caribbean.     more...

  • Underground Codesby Katheryn Russell-Brown

    NYU Press 2004; US$ 89.00

    Winner of a 2005 Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award (Honorable Mention. Americans fear crime, are rattled by race and avoid honest discussions of both. Anxiety, denial, miscommunication, and ignorance abound. Imaginary connections between minorities and crime become real, self-fulfilling prophecies and authentic links to race, class, gender and... more...

  • Negrophobia and Reasonable Racismby Jody David Armour

    NYU Press 1997; US$ 89.00

    Tackling the ugly secret of unconscious racism in American society, this book provides specific solutions to counter this entrenched phenomenon. more...

  • To Serve and Protectby Bruce L. Benson

    NYU Press 1998; US$ 89.00

    In contrast to government's predominant role in criminal justice today, for many centuries crime control was almost entirely private and community-based. Government police forces, prosecutors, courts, and prisons are all recent historical developments–results of a political and bureaucratic social experiment which, Bruce Benson argues, neither... more...

  • Failed Evidenceby David A. Harris

    NYU Press 2012; US$ 69.00

    "Failed Evidence is a masterful expose of both the flaws in our criminal justice system and the reasons many police and prosecutors are unwilling to correct them. If real change is to occur, would-be reformers need to ingest this book. Its prescriptions, all based on the latest scientific findings, would go a long way toward eliminating wrongful... more...

  • The Color of Crime (Second Edition)by Katheryn Russell-Brown

    NYU Press 2008; US$ 89.00

    When The Color of Crime was first published ten years ago, it was heralded as a path-breaking book on race and crime. Now, in its tenth anniversary year, Katheryn Russell-Brown’s book is more relevant than ever. The Jena Six, Duke Lacrosse Team, Amadou Diallo, Sean Bell, James Byrd, and all of those victimized in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina... more...

  • Errors of Justiceby Brian Forst

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 30.00

    Forst takes a fresh perspective on the assessment of criminal justice policy. more...