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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00
It has become somewhat axiomatic to refer to the police as the ?gatekeepers? of the criminal justice system and thus as a mechanism for the provision of justice. And yet, when we conceptualize the police in this way, what is often taken for granted is the exact nature of that role and its larger social meaning. Indeed, we know that police deliver... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2010; US$ 58.95
In recent years, personality assessment by professional psychologists has taken on an increasingly important role in the field of police work. Most importantly, personality assessment instruments have been utilized in the pre-employment psychological screening of police officer candidates. This psychological screening takes place at the end of the... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2000; US$ 36.95
This second edition of Multicultural Perspectives in Criminal Justice and Criminology addresses cultural diversity, criminal justice, and criminology. As an edited anthology, this book represents the work of national scholars who have expertise in criminal justice issues and multicultural contexts. It includes original work addressing such diversity... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2000; US$ 29.95
This handbook will be a practical and useful resource for police death investigators. It defines the role of the police death investigator, and it contains the various aspects of death as well as the many causes of death. The book is broken down into two distinct sections - one for in-depth reading and the other as a quick reference section for review.... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1976; US$ 49.95
By Robert R. Lenz, Explosive Ordnance Consultant. Over ten years of active bomb disposal work throughout the world and four years as an instructor in the U.S. Naval School, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, highlight the career of the author. The author has developed a course of instruction on clandestine and sabotage devices and has developed tools and... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 45.00
Prostitution—often referred to as "the world's oldest profession"—is alive and well in the modern world. In the United States alone, an estimated $14 billion is generated in annual revenue from the sex-for-sale industry. Worldwide revenue from the commercial sex trade industry is estimated at more than $100 billion each year. more...
- Charles C Thomas 2011; US$ 54.95
Lawsuits are a fact of life for the criminal justice officer. They are predictable, preventable, and winnable. Managing the Use of Force Incident reveals a new and innovative approach to law enforcement liability management. Written by a cop for cops, this book presents the information necessary to minimize department and officer liability, win excessive... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 51.95
This book seeks to provide the first serious and detailed narrative of the conception and implementation of the sex offender registers. It seeks to do so in a clear and easy to follow text that will be both informed and critical. It will also serve as a resource book for those wanting to make further study of the process of registration and... more...
- ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 3.99
Embellished with eloquent and pithy style, it states the defenses of freedom of choice. Spooner has blatantly offered a repudiation of proscription of the non-coercive vices and their effects on the idiosyncrasies of human beings. The book is rich with variety of opinion of mans dos and donts. Moreover, it is a rational evaluation of crime... more...
- ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 3.99
The author intends to justify the laws that seem to be perpetuating harm to the men. He contends that although such laws cause restrictions in liberty, they are designed to prevent further aggravation and harm to the people. He concludes that such laws are necessary to avert additional problems. more...