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  • Doing Justice, Doing Genderby Susan Ehrlich Martin; Nancy Jurik

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 60.00

    Doing Justice, Doing Gender: Women in Legal and Criminal Justice Occupations is a highly readable, sociologically grounded analysis of women working in traditionally male dominant justice occupations of law, policing, and corrections. This Second Edition represents not only a thorough update of research on women in these fields, but a careful reconsideration... more...

  • Errors of Justiceby Brian Forst

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 32.00

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

  • Ethics for Criminal Justice Professionalsby Cliff Roberson; Scott Mire

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 99.95

    Increasing concerns about the accountability of criminal justice professionals at all levels has placed a heightened focus on the behavior of those who work in the system. Judges, attorneys, police, and prison employees are all under increased scrutiny from the public and the media. Ethics for Criminal Justice Professionals examines the myriad of... more...

  • Exercising Discretionby Loraine Gelsthorpe; Nicola Padfield

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    The exercise of discretion in the criminal justice system and related agencies often plays a key part in decisions which are made, but definitions of discretion are not clear, and despite widespread recognition of its importance there is much controversy on its nature and legitimacy. This book seeks to explore the importance of discretion to an... more...

  • Failed Evidenceby David A. Harris

    NYU Press 2012; US$ 29.75

    "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...

  • From Social Justice to Criminal Justiceby William C. Heffernan; John Kleinig

    Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 104.99

    This volume of essays by philosophers of law and political philosophers looks at the ethical difficulties inherent in this situation from a variety of perspectives. more...

  • Grundlagen des Straf- und Strafverfahrensrechts.by Martin Böse; Detlev Sternberg-Lieben

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 145.05

    Hauptbeschreibung Mit der vorliegenden Festschrift für Knut Amelung wird anlässlich seines 70. Geburtstages ein Rechtswissenschaftler geehrt, dessen Werk von Anfang an in besonderer Weise den sozialwissenschaftlichen Grundlagen und den verfassungsrechtlichen Bezügen des Straf- und Strafverfahrensrechts verhaftet ist. Die imponierende Vielfalt, die... more...

  • 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...

  • Handbook of Public Protectionby Mike Nash; Andy Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 62.95

    Public protection has become an increasingly central theme in the work of the criminal justice agencies in many parts of the world in recent years. Its high public profile and consequent political sensitivity means that growing numbers of criminal justice professionals find their daily work load dominated by the assessment and management of high risk... more...

  • Ideology, Crime and Criminal Justiceby Anthony Bottoms; Michael Tonry

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    In this book six leading criminologists address the central issues of ideology, crime and criminal justice in a series of essays originally presented at a symposium held in honour of Sir Leon Radzinowicz in Cambridge in March 2001. This book is concerned with the key themes of the history of criminal justice, the history and development of criminological... more...