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Criminal Justice Courses

Welcome to our Criminal Justice 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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The Cycle of Juvenile Justice

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$24.95

Thomas J. Bernard and Megan C. Kurlychek

9780195370362
Paperback
October 2010

A provocative and honest assessment of juvenile justice in the 21st century

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Researching Theories of Crime and Deviance

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Charis E. Kubrin, Thomas D. Stucky, and Marvin D. Krohn

9780195340860
Paperback
April 2008

This dynamic and compelling text offers a critical evaluation of the research methods that generate data, bridging the gap between theory and research in the study of crime and deviant behavior.

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The Death Penalty: America's Experience with Capital Punishment

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Raymond Paternoster, Robert Brame, and Sarah Bacon

9780195332421
Paperback
July 2007

"All salient issues and elements of the death penalty debate are thoroughly and carefully presented."--John Cochran, University of South Florida

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Simple Statistics: Applications in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Retail Price to Students:

$76.95

Terance D. Miethe

9780195330717
Paperback
September 2006

A concise and compelling introduction to basic statistics for students of criminology and criminal justice.

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Criminal Justice and Moral Issues

Retail Price to Students:

$62.95

Robert F. Meier and Gilbert Geis

9780195330601
Paperback
July 2005

"The writing style is extremely clear and the treatment of topics very balanced, providing an approach that examines the issues fairly and head-on."--Richard A. Ball, Pennsylvania State University

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The American Dictionary of Criminal Justice: Key Terms and Major Court Cases

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$44.95

Dean John Champion

9780195330458
Paperback
October 2004

A reference every student of the criminal justice system should own, this resource will assist students in a variety of courses--as well as in writing papers and understanding terminology in journal articles.

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The Juvenile Justice System: Law and Process

Retail Price to Students:

$85.95

Joseph B. Sanborn and Anthony W. Salerno

9780195330182
Paperback
October 2004

This compelling and accessible text explores the many differences between the juvenile justice and the criminal justice systems--both those that benefit youths and those that are arguably unfair to them.

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Criminal Justice: Concepts and Issues: An Anthology

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$72.95

Chris W. Eskridge

9780195332056
Paperback
January 2004

This cutting-edge anthology provides comprehensive coverage of the field of criminal justice.

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Explaining Criminal Justice

Retail Price to Students:

$62.95

Steven P. Lab, Marian Williams, Jefferson E. Holcomb...

9780195330311
Paperback
October 2003

The first brief survey text designed for students entering the field of criminal justice who lack a criminal justice background.

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The American Legal System: Foundations, Processes, and Norms

Retail Price to Students:

$127.95

Albert P. Melone and Allan Karnes

9780195330168
Hardcover
April 2003

Anchored in social science concepts, this text demonstrates the relationships between private law and public law issues, the business legal environment, as well as related subjects of interest.

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Controversies in Criminal Justice: Contemporary Readings

Retail Price to Students:

$62.95

Scott H. Decker, Leanne Fiftal Alarid, and Charles M. Katz

9780195330175
Paperback
August 2002

This text provides two opposing viewpoints for each of sixteen criminal justice and criminology issues.

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Readings in Juvenile Justice Administration

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Barry C. Feld

9780195104059
Paperback
February 1999

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