Description - Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment by David Levinson
With 1.5 million words in almost 500 entries, this four-volume encyclopedia is the definitive resource for anyone interested in crime and criminal justice. The contributors to the Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment are experts from 16 countries: academics, lawyers, police, probation and prison officers, and administrators. An advisory board including renowned researchers and librarians from leading centers of criminal justice studies aided the project. The Encyclopedia focuses primarily on the contemporary United States but with a great many entries, which are not geographically specific. Topics covered include: *Crimes and Types of Crimes *Law and Justice *Policing and Forensics *Corrections *Victimology *Social/Cultural Contexts *Concepts and Theories *The Study of Crime and Punishment *Organizations and Institutions *Special Populations (e.g., women, children, racial/ethnic groups)
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(279mm x 215mm x mm)
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Author Biography - David Levinson
David H. Levinson, Berkshire Publishing Group.