Crime And The Justice System In America / Edition 1

Crime And The Justice System In America / Edition 1

by Frank Schmalleger, Gordon M. Armstrong
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313294097

ISBN-13: 9780313294099

Pub. Date: 11/30/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

An inter-disciplinary survey of crime and violence in America with historical perspective, but primary entry emphasis focused on the 20th century. Addressing specifically the period from 1960 to the present, this reference also projects into the 21st century with contemporary terminology covering aspects of violent crime, DNA evidence, terrorism, riots, gangs, guns

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An inter-disciplinary survey of crime and violence in America with historical perspective, but primary entry emphasis focused on the 20th century. Addressing specifically the period from 1960 to the present, this reference also projects into the 21st century with contemporary terminology covering aspects of violent crime, DNA evidence, terrorism, riots, gangs, guns and gun control, AIDS, drug and drug related crime, and corporate and political crime. A Bibliographic Essay, Table of Cases, and Index enrich this work designed for students, scholars, and professionals in criminal justice and related fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313294099
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

The Encyclopedia

Bibliographic Essay

Table of Cases

Index

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