Prison and Jail Administration: Practice and Theory

Prison and Jail Administration: Practice and Theory

by Peter M. Carlson, Judith Simon Garrett
     
 
This text provides a thorough overview of the increasingly complex filed of correctional administration. It draws on the hands-on experience of its expert editors and contributors to paint a vivid and insightful analysis of the turbulent world of prisons and jails.

Features:

  • Carefully balanced blend of practice and theory. For students focused on finding a

Overview

This text provides a thorough overview of the increasingly complex filed of correctional administration. It draws on the hands-on experience of its expert editors and contributors to paint a vivid and insightful analysis of the turbulent world of prisons and jails.

Features:

  • Carefully balanced blend of practice and theory. For students focused on finding a job after graduation, this information is invaluable
  • Takes and theory and applies it to the day-to-day challenges students will face once they are in the workforce
  • Variety of perspectives and analytic strategies; with contributors from a multitude of facilities and backgrounds, students get exposure to many different ideas and points of view.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834208674
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
02/22/1999
Series:
Criminal Justice Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
498
Product dimensions:
7.05(w) x 10.03(h) x 1.11(d)

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