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Criminal Law Courses

Welcome to our Criminal Law publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

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Law, Justice, and Society
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Making Sense of Criminal Justice: Policies and Practices

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

G. Larry Mays and Rick Ruddell

9780199314133
Paperback
January 2014

Encourages students to think critically about the major dilemmas faced by participants in the criminal justice system

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Criminal Law

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$65.95

Claire de Than and Russell Heaton

9780199657209
Paperback
July 2013

A comprehensible, engaging introduction to the subject, filled with lively examples that show how the law works in practice

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Law, Justice, and Society: A Sociolegal Introduction

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$64.95

Anthony Walsh and Craig Hemmens

9780199958535
Paperback
June 2013

The best introduction to law and society, with coverage of gender, race, and comparative law

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Significant Cases in Criminal Procedure

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Craig Hemmens, Alan Thompson, and Lisa S. Nored

9780199957910
Paperback
January 2013

A flexible text providing summaries and analysis of the key cases in criminal procedure

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Criminal Law: The Essentials

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Sue Titus Reid

9780199890866
Paperback
October 2012

An engaging overview of criminal law in a slim, accessible, and affordable format

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Criminal Law

Ninth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$166.45

Sue Titus Reid

9780199899388
Hardcover
August 2012

The Most Accessible Text on the Market--Extensively Updated for Today's Students

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Criminal Evidence: An Introduction

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$89.95

John L. Worrall, Craig Hemmens, and Lisa Nored

9780199783243
Paperback
January 2012

A comprehensive and student-friendly introduction to criminal evidence

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American Courts and the Judicial Process

Retail Price to Students:

$92.95

G. Larry Mays

9780199738854
Paperback
November 2011

The judicial system in reality--not in theory

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Law in Our Lives: An Introduction

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$68.95

David O. Friedrichs

9780199840748
Paperback
August 2011

A student-friendly introduction to law and society that provides an interdisciplinary look at the nature of law as a social institution

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The Death Penalty: A Worldwide Perspective

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$120.00

Roger Hood CBE QC (Hon) DCL FBA and Carolyn Hoyle

9780199228461
Hardcover
June 2008

The Fourth Edition of this authoritative study - previously referred to by Amnesty International as the authority on the death penalty - incorporates current developments in the movement to abolish the death penalty worldwide.

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An Introduction to Criminal Evidence: Cases and Concepts

Retail Price to Students:

$59.95

R. Alan Thompson, Lisa S. Nored, John L. Worrall...

9780195332568
Paperback
February 2008

Ideal for courses in criminal justice and the law, this engaging text provides comprehensive and applied coverage of the rules of evidence, integrating theory with practice to expand and enliven this significant subject.

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Current Legal Issues in Criminal Justice: Readings

Retail Price to Students:

$37.95

Craig Hemmens

9780195330809
Paperback
November 2006

Examining diverse and frequently debated topics, these in-depth essays approach "hot-button" issues from both legal and sociological perspectives.

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The Constitutional and Legal Rights of Women: Cases in Law and Social Change

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Judith A. Baer and Leslie Friedman Goldstein

9780195330748
Paperback
April 2006

This book is designed to provide undergraduate students with a comprehensive, sophisticated treatment of the legal status of all American women.

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The Social Organization of Law: Introductory Readings

Retail Price to Students:

$82.95

Austin Sarat

9780195330342
Paperback
April 2004

Working from a broad perspective, this text treats law as a set of institutions and practices--combining moral argument, distinctive interpretive traditions, and the social organization of violence.

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Criminal Law: The Basics

Retail Price to Students:

$147.95

Frank A. Schubert

9780195330212
Hardcover
November 2002

"The writing is lucid, the material challenging, and the case selection encourages students to develop analytical and logical thinking."--W. Richard Janikowski, The University of Memphis

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