Crime and Justice, Volume 38

Crime and Justice, Volume 38

by Michael Tonry (Editor)




Since 1979, Crime and Justice has presented an annual review of the latest international research, providing expertise to enhance the work of sociologists, psychologists, criminal lawyers, justice scholars, and political scientists. The series explores a full range of issues concerning crime, its causes, and its cure. Volume 38 covers a range of criminal justice issues, from the effects of parental imprisonment on children to economists and crime.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226808765
Publisher: University of Chicago Press Journals
Publication date: 11/15/2009
Series: Crime and Justice: A Review of Research Series , #38
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Michael Tonry is director of the Institute on Crime and Public Policy and the Sonofsky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota. He is also a senior fellow at the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement.

Table of Contents

The Death Penalty in Global Perspective
     Roger Hood and Carolyn Hoyle, Oxford University

Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism
     Gary Lafree and Laura Dugan, University of Maryland

Imprisonment and Re-offending
     Dan Nagin, Carnegie Mellon University; Frank Cullen and Cheryl Lero-Jonson, University of Cincinnati

Racial Disproportionality in Minnesota's Prison's and Jails
     Richard Frase, University of Minnesota

Victim Impact Statements
     Julian Roberts, Oxford University

Reducing School Bullying
     David P. Farrington and Maria M. Tofi, Cambridge University

Mandatory Penalties
     Michael Tonry, University of Minnesota

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