Mythology of Crime and Criminal Justice / Edition 2

Mythology of Crime and Criminal Justice / Edition 2

by Victor E. Kappeler, Mark Blumberg, Gary W. Potter
     
 

ISBN-10: 088133880X

ISBN-13: 9780881338805

Pub. Date: 11/28/1995

Publisher: Waveland Press, Inc.

This refreshing, illuminating volume offers students of crime and justice an innovative alternative to traditional criminal justice texts. Each of the authoritative, well-written chapters questions our most basic assumptions of crime and justice, covering relevant issues such as juvenile crime, the death penalty, and serial murder. The provocative viewpoints challenge

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This refreshing, illuminating volume offers students of crime and justice an innovative alternative to traditional criminal justice texts. Each of the authoritative, well-written chapters questions our most basic assumptions of crime and justice, covering relevant issues such as juvenile crime, the death penalty, and serial murder. The provocative viewpoints challenge habitual perspectives, thus making this text an excellent starting point for understanding the realities of criminal justice and an engaging alternative to reinforcing crime myths.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881338805
Publisher:
Waveland Press, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
362

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