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Corrections in America / Edition 11

Corrections in America / Edition 11


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780131950856
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 02/10/2006
Edition description: REV
Pages: 528
Product dimensions: 8.34(w) x 11.24(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Brief Contents

Contents xiii

About the Authors xxix

Acknowledgments xxxi

Part 1: Historical Perspectives

Chapter 1: Early History (2000 b.c. to a.d. 1800)

Chapter 2: Prisons (1800 to the Present)

Chapter 3: Correctional Ideologies: The Pendulum Swings

Part 2: The Court Process

Chapter 4: Sentencing

Chapter 5: Appellate Review

Part 3: Alternatives to Imprisonment

Chapter 6: Jails and Detention Facilities

Chapter 7: Probation

Chapter 8: Intermediate Sanctions

Part 4: Correctional Systems

Chapter 9: Imprisonment

Chapter 10: State and Local Prison Systems

Chapter 11: The Federal System

Chapter 12: Private Sector Systems

Part 5: Corrections Functions

Chapter 13: Custody Functions

Chapter 14: Management and Treatment Functions

Part 6: Institutional Clients

Chapter 15: Female Offenders

Chapter 16: Male Offenders

Chapter 17: Juvenile Offenders

Chapter 18: Special Category Offenders

Part 7: Rights of Correctional Clients

Chapter 19: Inmate and Ex-Offender Rights

Chapter 20: The Death Penalty–The Ultimate Right

Part 8: Reintegration Systems

Chapter 21: Parole and Reentry

Part 9: A Link to the Future

Chapter 22: The Futures of Corrections


Index of Authors

Subject Index

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