Ethics in Crime and Justice; Dilemmas and Decisions / Edition 3

Ethics in Crime and Justice; Dilemmas and Decisions / Edition 3

by Joycelyn M. Pollock, Jocelyn M. Pollock
     
 

ISBN-10: 053450793X

ISBN-13: 9780534507930

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text provides readers with the information needed to solve moral dilemmas within the complicated criminal justice system. It begins with a straightforward presentation of the major ethical systems followed by a discussion of moral development and the ideal of justice. The book includes not only philosophical information but practical applications as well,

Overview

This text provides readers with the information needed to solve moral dilemmas within the complicated criminal justice system. It begins with a straightforward presentation of the major ethical systems followed by a discussion of moral development and the ideal of justice. The book includes not only philosophical information but practical applications as well, because of the issue-based approach, which allows each student to make individual decisions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534507930
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.36(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

1. Morality, Ethics, and Human Behavior. 2. Determining Moral Behavior. 3. Developing Moral and Ethical Behavior. 4. Justice and the Law. 5. Ethics and Law Enforcement. 6. Ethics and the Courts. 7. The Ethics of Punishment and Correction. 8. Policy, Policy Makers, and Management Issues. 9. Professionalism, Pride, and Ethics for Real People. Appendix A: Summary of and Selections from the ABA Model Rules of Professional Responsibility. Appendix B: Summary of the ABA Standards for the Defense Function. Appendix C: Summary of the ABA Standards for the Prosecution Function. Glossary. Annotated Bibliography. Bibliography. Index.

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