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  • Special Needs Offenders in Correctional Institutionsby Lior Gideon

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 50.00

    Effective treatment and preparation for successful reintegration can be better achieved if the needs and risks of incarcerated offenders are taken into consideration by correctional practitioners and scholars. Special Needs Offenders in Correctional Institutions offers a unique opportunity to examine the different populations behind bars (e.g. chronically... more...

  • A History of Modern American Criminal Justiceby Joseph F. Spillane; David B. Wolcott

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 42.00

    In A History of Modern Criminal Justice , authors Joseph Spillane and David Wolcott focus on the modern aspects of the subject, from 1900 to the present. A unique thematic rather than a chronological approach sets this book apart from the competition, with chapters organized around themes such as policing, courts, due process, and prison and punishment.... more...

  • Women and Crimeby Stacy L. Mallicoat; Connie Estrada Ireland

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 56.00

    This student-friendly text provides a comprehensive and unique view into the world of women interacting with the criminal justice system. Authors Stacy L. Mallicoat and Connie explore key topics on women as victims, offenders, and criminal justice workers as they interact with various areas in criminal justice. They investigate relevant subjects that... more...

  • Criminological Theoriesby Imogene L Moyer

    SAGE Publications 2001; US$ 91.00

    This comprehensive textbook not only offers a detailed presentation of theoretical perspectives and theorists, but also includes a history of the social environment for each theoretical perspective and biographies of the various theorists. Unlike other comparable criminology texts, Imogene L. Moyer includes discussions of the levels of analysis and... more...

  • White-Collar Crimeby Brian K. Payne

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 77.00

    White-Collar Crime: A Text/Reader , part of the text/reader series in criminology and criminal justice incorporates contemporary and classic readings (some including policy implications) accompanied by original text that provides a theoretical framework and context for students. The comprehensive coverage of the book includes crimes by workers sales... more...

  • Young Killersby Kathleen M. Heide

    SAGE Publications 1998; US$ 70.00

    Providing an empirical assessment of male adolescent murderers and systematic case presentations of several juvenile homicide offenders, Young Killers addresses psychological assessment, treatment issues and prevention strategies aimed at reducing the incidence of juvenile homicide. more...

  • Juvenile Justiceby C. (Clarence) Augustus (Gus) Martin

    SAGE Publications 2005; US$ 119.00

    Juvenile Justice: Process and Systems is an ideal textbook for those who wish to explore the theory and practice of providing justice to juveniles. Author Gus Martin introduces readers to juvenile justice in the contemporary era, while providing a contextual grounding in the historical origins of modern process and systems. This book is a review... more...

  • Restorative Justice Todayby Katherine S. van Wormer; Lorenn Walker

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 47.00

    Restorative Justice Today: Applications of Restorative Interventions takes a hard look at the issues and concepts surrounding restorative justice and current restorative practices used in a broad range of areas today. In a time when the cost of prisons and jails is on the rise resulting in more offenders being kept out of the community, this timely... more...

  • Self-Control and Crime Over the Life Courseby Carter H. Hay; Ryan C. Meldrum

    SAGE Publications 2015; US$ 41.00

    What exactly is self-control, and what life outcomes does it affect? What causes a person to have high or low self-control to begin with? What effect does self-control have on crime and other harmful behavior ?   Using a clear, conversational writing style, Self-Control and Crime Over the Life Course  answers critical questions about... more...

  • Criminals in the Makingby John Paul Wright; Stephen G. Tibbetts; Leah E. Daigle

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 56.00

    Why do individuals exposed to the same environment turn out so differently, with some engaging in crime and others abiding by societal rules and norms? Why are males involved in violent crime more often than females? And why do the precursors of serious pathological behavior typically emerge in childhood? Criminals in the Making: Criminality Across... more...