Ethics in Crime and Justice: Dilemmas and Decisions / Edition 4

Ethics in Crime and Justice: Dilemmas and Decisions / Edition 4

by Joycelyn M. Pollock
     
 

ISBN-10: 053456349X

ISBN-13: 9780534563493

Pub. Date: 08/15/2003

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text provides readers with the information needed to solve ethical 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 ethical 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:
9780534563493
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/15/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.58(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. Further Issues in Retributive Justice. 6. The Ethics of Social Control. 7. Corruption and the Code". 8. Ethics and Law Enforcement Practices. 9. Ethics and Legal Professionals. 10. Special Issues for Prosecutors and Judges. 11. The Ethics of Punishment and Corrections. 12. Ethics for Correctional Professionals. 13. Corrections in the Community. 14. Criminal Justice Policy.

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