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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 300 new and published books in the subject of Criminal Justice — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Foundations of Communication in Criminal Justice Systems

    By Daniel Adrian Doss, William H. Glover, Jr., Rebecca A. Goza, Michael Wigginton, Jr.

    Myriad forms of communication occur within the criminal justice system as judges and attorneys speak to juries, law enforcement officers interact with the public, and the news media presents stories of events in courtrooms. Hindrances abound, however. Law enforcement officers and justice system...

    Published October 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. (Sub)Urban Sexscapes

    Geographies and Regulation of the Sex Industry

    Edited by Paul J. Maginn, Christine Steinmetz

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    (Sub)Urban Sexscapes brings together a collection of theoretically-informed and empirically rich case studies from internationally renowned and emerging scholars highlighting the contemporary and historical geographies and regulation of the commercial sex industry. Contributions in this edited...

    Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals

    5th Edition

    By Larry S. Miller, John T. Whitehead

    The criminal justice process is dependent on accurate documentation. Criminal justice professionals can spend 50-75% of their time writing administrative and research reports. Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals, Fifth Edition provides practical guidance--with specific writing samples...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Ethics in Criminal Justice

    In Search of the Truth, 6th Edition

    By Sam S. Souryal

    Introducing the fundamentals of ethical theory, this text exposes the reader to the ways and means of making moral judgments by covering the teachings of the great philosophers, sources of criminal justice ethics and unethical patterns in the criminal justice system. It is presented from two...

    Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration

    Edited by Sharon Pickering, Julie Ham

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration is concerned with the various relationships between migration, crime and victimization that have informed a wide criminological scholarship often driven by some of the original lines of inquiry of the Chicago School. Historically,...

    Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

    Employability skills and careers in the Criminal Justice sector

    By Ester Ragonese, Anne Rees, Jo Ives, Terry Dray

    Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming...

    Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Crime in England 1815-1880

    Experiencing the criminal justice system

    By Helen Johnston

    Crime in England, 1815-1880 provides a unique insight into crime and the criminal justice system from the early to the late nineteenth century. This book examines crime, criminality and punishment in nineteenth-century England by providing an overview of the key issues with regard to views about...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Drugs in Society

    Causes, Concepts, and Control, 7th Edition

    By Michael D. Lyman

    This work focuses on the many critical areas of America’s drug problem, providing a foundation for rational decision making within this complex and multidisciplinary field. Broken up into three sections, Understanding the Problem, Gangs and Drugs, and Fighting Back, topics covered include the...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Practical Program Evaluation for Criminal Justice

    By Gennaro F. Vito, George E. Higgins

    Practical Program Evaluation for Criminal Justice shows readers how to apply the principles of fiscal responsibility, accountability, and evidence-based practice to criminal justice reform plans. Unlike other policy-based texts, which tend to focus more on implementation than assessment, this book...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. World Criminal Justice Systems

    A Comparative Survey, 8th Edition

    By Richard Terrill

    This comparative text provides an understanding of major foreign criminal justice systems by discussing and comparing the systems of six of the world’s more industrialized countries: England, France, Sweden, Russia, China and Japan — each representative of a different type of legal system — as well...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge