Sense and Nonsense About Crime Drugs and Communities

Written By Samuel Walker
Sense and Nonsense About Crime  Drugs  and Communities
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 June 2014
  • ISBN : 1305178149
  • Pages : 448 pages
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Sense and Nonsense About Crime Drugs and Communities

Sense and Nonsense About Crime  Drugs  and Communities
  • Author : Samuel Walker
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2014-06-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : Samuel Walker's SENSE AND NONSENSE ABOUT CRIME, DRUGS, AND COMMUNITIES was one of the first books to challenge common misconceptions about crime, and the new Eighth Edition remains uniquely effective at doing so. Described as a masterful critique of American policies on everything from crime control, to guns, to drugs, ...

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  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release Date : 2013-05
  • Total pages : 164
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Sense and Nonsense About Crime Drugs and Communities A Policy Guide

Sense and Nonsense About Crime  Drugs  and Communities  A Policy Guide
  • Author : Samuel Walker
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-05-05
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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The New World of Police Accountability

The New World of Police Accountability
  • Author : Samuel E. Walker,Carol A. Archbold
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-12-09
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : The subject of police accountability includes some of the most important developments in American policing: the control of officer-involved shootings and use of force; citizen complaints and the best procedures for handling them; federal 'pattern or practice' litigation against police departments; allegations of race discrimination; early intervention systems to monitor ...

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Fundamentals of Criminal Justice
  • Author : Steven E. Barkan,George J. Bryjak
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2011-01-28
  • Total pages : 528
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Introduction to Policing   the New World of Police Accountability 3rd Ed
  • Author : Samuel E. Walker
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 212
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Twentieth century Influences on Twenty first century Policing
  • Author : Jonathon A. Cooper
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 273
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Summary : This newly revised edition includes two new chapters exploring events in policing since 2014, and offers a compelling new direction to improve policing, today....

Juvenile Justice

Juvenile Justice
  • Author : John T. Whitehead,Steven P. Lab
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-07-11
  • Total pages : 526
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : Juvenile Justice: An Introduction, Ninth Edition, presents a comprehensive picture of juvenile offending, delinquency theories, and the ways juvenile justice actors and agencies react to delinquency. Whitehead and Lab offer evidence-based suggestions for successful interventions and treatment and examine the prospects for rebalancing the model of juvenile court. This new ...

Sense and Nonsense about Crime and Drugs

Sense and Nonsense about Crime and Drugs
  • Author : Samuel Walker
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 300
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Summary : Contemporary, provocative, and practical, this new Third Edition of Sam Walkers widely used SENSE AND NONSENSE ABOUT CRIME AND DRUGS offers a pragmatic and sometimes unsettling look at the crime problem in America. Walker presents a wide spectrum of views concerning criminal justice in contemporary America and aids readers in ...

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Comic Book Crime
  • Author : Nickie D. Phillips,Staci Strobl
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-15
  • Total pages : 289
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : Superman, Batman, Daredevil, and Wonder Woman are iconic cultural figures that embody values of order, fairness, justice, and retribution. Comic Book Crime digs deep into these and other celebrated characters, providing a comprehensive understanding of crime and justice in contemporary American comic books. This is a world where justice is ...

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  • Author : James A. Conser,Rebecca Paynich,Terry E. Gingerich,Terry Gingerich
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-10-21
  • Total pages : 488
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Contemporary Drug Policy

Contemporary Drug Policy
  • Author : Henry H. Brownstein
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : This book focuses on the use of drugs in our lives and how we respond to them. Whereas drug policy typically centres on the problems of illicit drugs or licit drugs used in illicit ways or circumstances, Contemporary Drug Policy instead considers the wide variety of substances we call drugs ...

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Preventing Crime and Violence
  • Author : Brent Teasdale,Mindy S. Bradley
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-11-29
  • Total pages : 388
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : This insightful volume integrates criminological theories, prevention science, and empirical findings to create an up-to-date survey of crime prevention research and strategies. Its interdisciplinary perspective expands on our knowledge of risk factors to isolate the malleable mechanisms that produce criminal outcomes, and can therefore be targeted for intervention. In addition, ...

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Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Author : Lawrence F. Travis III,Bradley D. Edwards
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-05-20
  • Total pages : 562
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : This student-friendly introductory text describes the criminal justice process—outlining the decisions, practices, people, and issues involved. It provides a solid introduction to the mechanisms of the criminal justice system, with balanced coverage of the issues presented by each facet of the process, including a thorough review of practices and ...

Criminology in Brief

Criminology in Brief
  • Author : Robert Heiner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-16
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1305178149
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Summary : This book offers a short and accessible introduction to criminology. Written in a clear and direct style, criminological theories are made more accessible for undergraduates, and the workings of the criminal justice system are explained. Students will learn not only how the criminal justice system works, but also how it ...