Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Policy
Edited by ASC President Todd Clear along with Natasha Frost and Joshua Freilich, CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE POLICY is an outstanding new anthology of policy-focused essays ideal for stimulating policy discussions and debates in the classroom. Featuring all 23 policy proposals and 30 response essays presented at the American Society of Criminology's 2009 annual meeting, this collection includes essays by some of the leading criminologists in the field. This thought-provoking text presents sections on justice policy, drug policy, terrorism policy, immigration policy, policing policy, juvenile justice policy, and corrections policy. The book's concise format makes it an invaluable resource for those wanting to incorporate policy into their criminology and criminal justice curricula.
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Advancing Justice Policy
Creating Research Evidence Work to Enhance the Capacity of Justice Agencies for Generating Evidencei
Criminologists Should Stop Whining About their Impact on Policy and Practice
Advancing Criminology in Policy and Practice
Another View of Criminologys Policy Relevance
Processes of Redemption Should be Built into the Use of CriminalHistory Records for Background Checkingi
Redeeming Redemption and the SevenYear Itch
The Price and the Promise of Citizenship Extending the Vote to NonIncarcerated Felons
Towards a Smarter and More Just Fortress Europe Combining Temporary Labor Migration and Effective Policies of Return
Acomment on Engbersen and Leerkes ...
Is There a More Just fortress Europe? A Review of Engbersen Leerkes
Fostering Academic Opportunities to Counteract Social Exclusion ...
Delinquency Opportunity and the Second Generation Immigrant Puzzle
Rethinking Policing The Policy Implications of Hot Spots of Crime ...
A Response to Mastrofski Weisburd and Braga ...
Hot Spots Do Not Exist and Four Other Fundamental Concerns About Hot Spots Policing ...
Felons Should Not Have an Automatic Right to Vote ...
Reduce Disparity in Economic Sanctions
If Its Disparity Sure
Use Information Technologies to Empower Communities Drive Innovation in the Criminal Justice System
Response to Siska
Leave the Minimum Drinking Age to the States
Leaving it to the states vs Uniformity at a Lower Age
Legal Regulation of Marijuana The Better Way ...
Radical Drug Control
International Cooperation Not Unilateral Policies May be the Best Counterterrorist Strategyi
Applying Crime Theory to Terrorism Research
A Response to Lafree Yang and Crenshaw ...
Policymakers and Law Enforcement Must Consider the Unintended Consequences of their Proposed Responses to Extremist and Terrorist Groupsi
Regarding the Need for Sufficient Funding Sophisticated Data Analysis and Discipline Maturity
Allow Extremist Participation in the PolicyMaking Process
Irreconcilables Constraints on Violence and the Social Scientific Analysis of Terrorism
Preventing Firearms Use by Terrorists in the US through Enhanced Law Enforcement and Intelligence Cooperationi
Comment on Legault and Hendrickson
Reduce Using Immigration Status to Address Crime ...
Responding to Immigration and Immigration Talk
The US Needs a National Police University
The Management of Police Education and Training ...
Response to Cordner
Provide Justice for Prostituted Teens Stop Arresting and Prosecuting Girls ...
Supporting the Argument to Abolish Prosecuting Prostituted Teens
Ban Juvenile Transfer to Adult Court in Homicide Cases Brain Development and the Need for a Blended Sentence Approach
In Defense of Waiver and Youthfulness as a Mitigating Factor in Sentencing
Public Health is Public Safety Revamping the Correctional Missioni
Obstacles and Issues
What Matters Most?
Making Prisons Safer Policies and Strategies to Reduce Extremism and Radicalization Among US Prisonersi
A Response to Useem Claytons Making Prisons Safer ...
A Look at Hypotheses and Explanations for the Low Prevalence of Radicalization in American Prisons
Substantially Reduce Mass Incarceration by Sentencing Focused on Community WellBeing
Opportunities for Reducing Americas Prison Populations ...
Prisoner Reentry Planning and Programming Must Address Family Reunification Relationship Conflict and Domestic Violence ...
The MultiPronged Potential Effects of Implementing Domestic Violence Programs in Mens Prisons and Reentry Programming
The Importance of Family Reunification in the Prisoner Reentry Process
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