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Published: 24 July 2017

448 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190642631

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Multiculturalism, Crime, and Criminal Justice

Robert McNamara and Ronald Burns

  • Chapter 2 gives students a thorough introduction to the nature of social interaction, group dynamics, and communication, providing context for the following chapters
  • Chapter 10 explores juvenile delinquency, how juveniles are treated in the system, and how cultural differences among youth influence their involvement in the system
  • Chapter 14 examines training for multiculturalism and diversity in law enforcements, the courts, and corrections
  • Each chapter includes learning objectives, a list of key terms (boldfaced at their first appearance), discussion questions, and suggestions for further reading
  • Boxed inserts on important issues, accompanied by critical-thinking questions, encourage students to consider various viewpoints
  • "You Make the Call" boxes ask students to consider challenging real-life situations and make decisions about them
  • A Companion Website provides students with chapter outlines, study questions, and resource links
  • An Ancillary Resource Center contains an Instructor's Guide, Test Bank, and PowerPoint slides

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