International Handbook of Penology and Criminal Justice
Shlomo Giora Shoham, Ori Beck, Martin Kett
CRC Press, Oct 8, 2007 - Computers - 800 pages
At the outset of the twenty-first century, more than 9 million people are held in custody in over 200 countries around the world.--from the essay "Prisons and Jails" by Ron KingThe first comparative study of this increasingly integral social subject, International Handbook of Penology and Criminal Justice provides a comprehensive and balanced revie
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Chapter 2 Prisons and Jails
Chapter 3 Suicide in Prisions and Jails
Moetary and Nontraditional Punitive Sanctions
The Movement toward Worldwide Abolition
An International Perspective
Chapter 7 Crime Prevention
Chapter 8 Situational Crime Prevention
Chapter 14 What Can Police Do to Reduce Crime Disorder and Fear?
Gaps in the Global Web of Formal Social Control
Chapter 16 A Comparative Look at the Roles and Functions of the Prosecution and Defense in Western Trail Systems
Chapter 17 Sentencing Structure and Reform in Common Law Jurisdictions
Chapter 18 Victims and Victimization
An Alternative for Responding to Crime?
A Look at the Evidence
Chapter 21 Lenient Justice? Punishing WhiteCollar and Corporate Crime
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