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  • Correctional Mental Healthby Tom J. Fagan; Robert K. Ax

    SAGE Publications 2010; US$ 77.00

    Correctional Mental Health is a broad-based, balanced guide for students who are learning to treat criminal offenders in a correctional mental health practice. Featuring a wide selection of readings, this edited text offers a thorough grounding in theory, current research, professional practice, and clinical experience. It emphasizes a biopsychosocial... more...

  • Community Correctionsby Robert D. Hanser

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 84.00

    Offering comprehensive coverage with an applied, practical perspective, Community Corrections, Second Edition covers all the major topics in the field while emphasizing reintegration and community partnerships and focusing strongly on assessment, risk prediction, and classification. Author Robert D. Hanser draws on his expertise with offender treatment... more...

  • Professional Lives of Community Corrections Officers: The Invisible Side of Reentryby Faith E. Lutze

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 34.00

    One of the first contemporary works to bring together research focused on community corrections officers, Professional Lives of Community Corrections Officers: The Invisible Side of Reentry , by Faith E. Lutze, helps readers understand the importance of community corrections officers to the success of the criminal justice system. The author brings... more...

  • American Correctionsby Barry A. Krisberg; Susan Marchionna; Christopher Hartney

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 84.00

    American Corrections: Concepts and Controversies, by Barry Krisberg, Susan Marchionna, and Chris Hartney, presents an incisive view of every aspect of corrections (including jails, probation, sentencing, prisons, and parole), prompting students to think critically about the complex issues involved in responding to the current crisis in the U.S. correctional... more...

  • Diet of Wormsby Cheptepkeny Korir

    Zapf Chancery Publishers Africa Ltd. 2011; US$ 24.70

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  • The Oxford History of the Prisonby Norval Morris; David J. Rothman

    Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 16.99

    The word "prison" immediately evokes stark images: forbidding walls spiked with watchtowers; inmates confined to cramped cells for hours on end; the suspicious eyes of armed guards. In The Oxford History of the Prison , a team of distinguished scholars reveal how our ideas of crime and practices of punishment have changed over time, and offer a vivid... more...

  • Lockdown on Rikersby Mary E. Buser

    St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 18.89

    A searing glimpse at life behind bars on Rikers Island, as told by a former social worker in their Mental Health Department more...

  • Chinese Women Through Chinese Eyesby Li Yu-ning

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    The special focus of this book is the lives and experiences of women in China in the first half of the 20th century. Part One - Historical Interpretations - presents essays by Western-educated Chinese women and men, on the historical role of women in a time of great social and economic upheaval. Part Two - Self-Portraits of Women in Modern China -... more...

  • Environmental Correctionsby Lacey Schaefer; Francis T. Cullen; John E. Eck

    SAGE Publications 2015; US$ 42.00

    A new paradigm for supervising offenders in the community   Environmental Corrections is an innovative guide filled with rich insights and strategies for probation and parole officers to effectively integrate offenders back into the community and reduce recidivism. Authors Lacey Schaefer, Francis T. Cullen, and John E. Eck move beyond... more...

  • Correctional Theoryby Francis T. Cullen; Cheryl Lero Jonson

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 45.00

    The Second Edition of Correctional Theory: Context and Consequences continues to identify and evaluate the major competing theories used to guide the goals, policies, and practices of the correctional system. Authors Francis T. Cullen and Cheryl Lero Jonson demonstrate that changes in theories can legitimize new ways of treating and punishing... more...