Crime and Justice: A Review of Research

Crime and Justice: A Review of Research

by Michael Tonry
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0226808629

ISBN-13: 9780226808628

Pub. Date: 12/01/2003

Publisher: University of Chicago Press Journals

"The most relevant topics for today's policy makers and academicians are presented in a manner both comprehensive and accessible. As editor, Tonry has created a careful blend of the key philosophical, theoretical, and policy-relevant issues of the day. . . . A must for any bookshelf."—Crime and Justice Review

Volume 30 is a survey volume of recent

Overview

"The most relevant topics for today's policy makers and academicians are presented in a manner both comprehensive and accessible. As editor, Tonry has created a careful blend of the key philosophical, theoretical, and policy-relevant issues of the day. . . . A must for any bookshelf."—Crime and Justice Review

Volume 30 is a survey volume of recent research on criminal justice issues, with a careful balance of research, theory, and practice.

Contributors:
Alfred Blumstein
Rick Brown
Ronald V. Clarke
Anthony N. Doob
Manuel Eisner
David P. Farrington
Rosemary Gartner
James Jacobs
Candace Kruttschnitt
Ellen Peters
Alex R. Piquero
Tom R. Tyler
Cheryl Marie Webster

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226808628
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press Journals
Publication date:
12/01/2003
Series:
Crime and Justice: A Review of Research
Edition description:
1
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Cross-national Comparisons of Imprisonment
Warren Young and Mark Brown

Criminal Justice in a Divided Society: Northern Ireland Prisons
Brian Gormally, Kieran McEvoy, and David Wall

Sentencing Commissions and Their Guidelines
Michael Tonry

Criminalizing the American Juvenile Court
Barry C. Feld

Intensive Probation and Parole
Joan Petersilia and Susan Turner

Design Sensitivity in Criminal Justice Experiments
David Weisburd with Anthony Petrosino and Gail Mason

Understanding and Preventing Bullying
David P. Farrington

Understanding Theories of Criminal Victimization
Robert F. Meier and Terance D. Miethe

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