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Published: 11 July 2014

496 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780199374335

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Foundations of Criminal Justice

Second Edition

Stephen S. Owen, Henry F. Fradella, Tod W. Burke, and Jerry W. Joplin

New to this Edition:

  • Stunning full-color visuals
  • Each chapter has been thoroughly updated to include the latest research and relevant examples
  • A new section, "Principles and Rules in Criminal Justice," emphasizes the significance of the theories of law and justice in the criminal justice field
  • New "Ethics in Practice" and "Research in Action" boxed features
  • An expanded discussion of crime rates and their policy implications, evidence-based practices, homeland security, and Kohlberg's theory of moral reasoning

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