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Published: 15 July 2010

848 Pages


ISBN: 9780199541317

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Criminal Justice

Fourth Edition

Andrew Sanders, Richard Young, and Mandy Burton

  • The authors provide a rigorous and stimulating critique of the criminal justice system, encouraging students to question the extent to which it achieves its aims
  • The text includes discussion and analysis of a broad range of research, undertaken by a number of specialists including authors themselves, who are widely considered to be at the forefront of the field
  • Includes summaries and selected further reading to pinpoint the key issues and to help students engage with and read around the subject
  • The fourth edition is supported by an accompanying Online Resource Centre, which provides updates to the law and web links to relevant legislation and news stories

New to this Edition:

  • An experienced new co-author, Dr. Mandy Burton, joins the writing team for the fourth edition
  • The text now features chapter summaries and selected further reading lists to support the student and encourage further research
  • The fourth edition is supported by a new Online Resource Centre providing updates to the law and web links to relevant legislation, news stories, and radio programmes
  • The content of the book has been fully updated to include coverage of new legislation, case law, research and policy developments
  • The text is informed by the authors' own specialist research into penalty notices for disorder and integrated domestic violence courts

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