Today's criminal justice system is the product of adjustments and reappraisals of policies and practices of the past. The Past Present, and Future of American Criminal Justice highlights how criminal justice has changed and how it continues to change.
Chapter 1 A Sociological Introduction to American Criminal Justice Chapter 2 The Police in the 1800s: A Four-City Analysis Chapter 3 Current Issues in Policing Chapter 4 The Future of Policing: From a War Model to a Peace Model Chapter 5 The Criminal Courts in "Young America": Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1820-60 with Some Comparisons to Massachusetts and South Carolina Chapter 6 The Politics of the American Court System with a Special Emphasis on the Supreme Court Chapter 7 The Future of American Courts Chapter 8 From Pardon to Parole Chapter 9 Contemporary Corrections in the United States Chapter 10 Two Futures for American Corrections
Series: Reynolds Series in Sociology (Paperback)
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: January 1996
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24
Weight (kg): 0.36