Crime and Justice, Volume 39

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Since 1979 the Crime and Justice series has presented a review of the latest international research, providing expertise to enhance the work of sociologists, psychologists, criminal lawyers, justice scholars, and political scientists. The series explores a full range of issues concerning crime, its causes, and its cure. Volume 39 covers a range of criminal justice issues, including how drug enforcement affects drug prices, the source of racial disparity in imprisonment, rape and attrition in the legal process, and sex offender recidivism. Contributors to this volume include: Brigitte Bouhours, Jonathan P. Caulkins , Aaron Chalfin, Philip J. Cook, , Kathleen Daly, Denise C. Gottfredson, David S. Kirk, John H. Laub, Stephen D. Mastrofski , Chongmin Na, Steven Raphael, Michael D. Reisig, Peter Reuter, Dirk van Zyl Smit, Keith Soothill, Michael Tonry, and James J. Willis.

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Meet the Author

Michael Tonry is director of the Institute on Crime and Public Policy and the Sonofsky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota. He is also a senior fellow at the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement.
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Table of Contents


Michael Tonry


Community and Problem-Oriented Policing

Michael D. Reisig


Police Organization Continuity and Change: Into the Twenty-first Century

Stephen D. Mastrofski and James J. Willis


Sex Offender Recidivism

Keith Soothill


How Drug Enforcement Affects Drug Prices

Jonathan P. Caulkins and Peter Reuter


The Social, Psychological, and Political Causes of Racial Disparities in the American Criminal Justice System

Michael Tonry


School Crime Control and Prevention

Philip J. Cook, Denise C. Gottfredson, and Chongmin Na


Neighborhood Change and Crime in the Modern Metropolis

David S. Kirk and John H. Laub


Regulation of Prison Conditions

Dirk van Zyl Smit


Rape and Attrition in the Legal Process: A Comparative Analysis of Five Countries

Kathleen Daly and Brigitte Bouhours

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