Crime and Justice: A Review of Research

Crime and Justice: A Review of Research

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by Michael Tonry
     
 

"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

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"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)

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Table of Contents

Preface

Womens Imprisonment
Candace Kruttschnitt and Rosemary Gartner

Long-Term Historical Trends in Violent Crime
Manuel Eisner

Sentence Severity and Crime: Accepting the Null Hypothesis
Anthony N. Doob and Cheryl Marie Webster

International Trafficking in Stolen Vehicles
Ronald V. Clarke and Rick Brown

Labor Racketeering: The Mafia and the Unions
James B. Jacobs and Ellen Peters

Procedural Justice, Legitimacy, and the Effective Rule of Law
Tom R. Tyler

The Criminal Career Paradigm
Alex R. Piquero, David P. Farrington, and Alfred Blumstein

Author Index—Volumes 1-30
Subject Index—Volumes 1-30
Title Index—Volumes 1-30
Volume Index—Volumes 1-30

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