Crime and Justice, Volume 35: Crime and Justice in the Netherlands

Crime and Justice, Volume 35: Crime and Justice in the Netherlands

by Michael Tonry, Catrien Bijleveld
     
 

Since 1979, the Crime and Justice series has presented international crime-related research to enrich the work of sociologists, psychologists, criminal lawyers, justice scholars, and political scientists. The eleven essays in Volume 35 provide the first English-language survey of the Dutch criminal justice system, which has been the basis for many important

Overview

Since 1979, the Crime and Justice series has presented international crime-related research to enrich the work of sociologists, psychologists, criminal lawyers, justice scholars, and political scientists. The eleven essays in Volume 35 provide the first English-language survey of the Dutch criminal justice system, which has been the basis for many important international research initiatives, including many in the United States. Topics covered include Dutch tolerance of drugs, prostitution, and euthanasia; organized crime in the Netherlands; sex offenders and sex offending; and juvenile delinquency.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226808741
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press Journals
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Series:
Crime and Justice: A Review of Research Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.50(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Tonry is director of the Institute on Crime and Public Policy, Sonosky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota, and senior researcher, at the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement, Leiden. Catrien Bijleveld is senior researcher at the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement, Leiden, and professor of research methods in Criminology at the Free University, Amsterdam.

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