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The American System of Criminal Justice (Available Titles CengageNOW)

 
 
 
 
The American System of Criminal Justice (Available Titles CengageNOW)
Author: George F. Cole - Christopher E. Smith
ISBN 13: 9780495599654
ISBN 10: 495599654
Edition: 12
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication Date: 2008-12-31
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 720
List Price: $281.95
 
 

This introductory textbook explains the various components of the American criminal justice system. The institutions and practices of the police, the courts, and the corrections institutions are described. The authors stress the concept of the "social system" for the explanation of the way criminal justice is administered and practiced. The CD-ROM contains crime scene scenarios where the student can take on different roles in the criminal justice system. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR