U.S. A 2010 Soft Cover New New. CJ (with Review Cards and Criminal Justice CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) By Larry K. Gaines (Author), Roger LeRoy Miller (Author) ...Product Details Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing; 1 edition (June 24, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 0495907251 ISBN-13: Product Dimensions: 7.4 x 0.8 x 9.7 inches.Read moreShow Less
0495907251 New. CJ (with Review Cards and Criminal Justice CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) By Larry K. Gaines (Author), Roger LeRoy Miller (Author) Product Details ...Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing; 1 edition (June 24, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 0495907251 ISBN-13: Product Dimensions: 7.4 x 0.8 x 9.7 inchesRead moreShow Less
Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with students and faculty, CJ is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. CJ's traditional 17-chapter organization ensures comprehensive coverage of key concepts. Succinct, streamlined chapters and stunning visuals are combined with a full suite of learning aids to accommodate your busy lifestyle. Chapter-by-chapter study cards, self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, games, videos, flashcards, audio, and more are all just a click away. The result is a book that is much more engaging and manageable--and ideally suited for today's on-the-go learners.
Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.70 (d)
Meet the Author
Larry Gaines is chair of his department and a longtime, well-known figure in the field, both as an educator and in law enforcement. Highly respected and well-liked in the discipline, he is also a former law enforcement officer whose experience has resulted in a book with powerful "cop appeal."
Roger LeRoy Miller has served on the faculty of several universities, including the University of Washington, Clemson University, and the University of Miami School of Law, where he taught intellectual property law, entertainment law, and other subjects. Widely published, his work has appeared in the INSURANCE COUNSEL JOURNAL, DEFENSE RESEARCH, CALIFORNIA TRIAL LAWYERS JOURNAL, ANTITRUST BULLETIN, WISCONSIN LAW REVIEW, and CONNECTICUT LAW REVIEW. He has authored or co-authored numerous textbooks, including BUSINESS LAW: TEXT & CASES: LEGAL, ETHICAL, GLOBAL, AND CORPORATE ENVIRONMENT; THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT: TEXT & CASES: ETHICAL, REGULATORY, GLOBAL, AND CORPORATE ISSUES; BUSINESS LAW TODAY; and THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT TODAY. He completed his studies at the University of California at Berkeley and University of Chicago.
1. Criminal Justice Today. 2. Causes of Crime. 3. Defining and Measuring Crime. 4. Inside Criminal Law. 5. Law Enforcement Today. 6. Challenges to Effective Policing. 7. Police and the Constitution: The Rules of Law Enforcement. 8. Courts and the Quest for Justice. 9. Pretrial Procedures: The Adversary System in Action. 10. The Criminal Trial. 11. Punishment and Sentencing. 12. Probation and Community Corrections. 13. Prisons and Jails. 14. Behind Bars: The Life of an Inmate. 15. The Juvenile Justice System. 16. Homeland Security. 17. Cyber Crime and the Future of Criminal Justice.