Crime and Justice

Crime and Justice

by Michael Tonry
     
 

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The goal of Crime and Justice, Volume 36 is to advance the understanding of the determinants of penal policies in developed countries. The contributors explore the distinctive national differences in policy in responses to rising crime rates, rapid social change, economic dislocation and increased ethnic diversity. Countries covered include Great Britain,

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The goal of Crime and Justice, Volume 36 is to advance the understanding of the determinants of penal policies in developed countries. The contributors explore the distinctive national differences in policy in responses to rising crime rates, rapid social change, economic dislocation and increased ethnic diversity. Countries covered include Great Britain, the Netherlands, Belgium, Canada, Japan, France, Norway and the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226808642
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press Journals
Publication date:
04/01/2008
Series:
Crime and Justice: A Review of Research
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Tonry is director of the Institute of Criminology at Cambridge University and Sonosky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota.

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