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- Full title: Criminal Justice in America, 10th Edition
- Edition: 10th
- Copyright year: 2022
- Publisher: Cengage Learning
- Author: George F. Cole; Christopher E. Smith; Christina DeJong
- ISBN: 9780357456446, 9780357456453
- Format: PDF
Description of Criminal Justice in America, 10th Edition:
Discover the foundations, components and contemporary controversies within the U.S. criminal justice system with the interdisciplinary approach in Cole/Smith/DeJong’s best-selling CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN AMERICA, 10E. The authors draw ideas, themes and theories from criminology, sociology, law, history, psychology and political science to create an engaging approach that highlights the most recent challenges for today’s criminal justice professionals. You examine topics such as controversial police practices, persistent discrimination, efforts to reduce prison populations, consequences of the coronavirus pandemic and the impact of new technologies. This edition prompts you to consider what justice means in society and your role, as you review the processes defining the fate of those in the justice system and the impediments to achieving “”equal justice under law.”” You develop an understanding of today’s justice system with the techniques and skills for professional success.Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Table of Contents of Criminal Justice in America, 10th Edition PDF ebook:
Brief ContentsContentsFeaturesCases CitedPrefaceAbout the AuthorsChapter 1: The Criminal Justice SystemThe Goals of Criminal JusticeCriminal Justice in a Federal SystemCriminal Justice as a Social SystemCharacteristics of the Criminal Justice SystemOperations of Criminal Justice AgenciesThe Flow of Decision Making in the Criminal Justice SystemCrime and Justice in a Multicultural SocietyDisparity and DiscriminationSummaryChapter 2: Crime and Crime CausationTypes of CrimeHow Much Crime Is There?Crime VictimizationCauses of CrimeSummaryChapter 3: Criminal Justice and the Rule of LawFoundations of Criminal LawSubstantive Criminal LawProcedural Criminal LawConstitutional Rights and Criminal Justice ProfessionalsSummaryChapter 4: PoliceThe Development of Police in the United StatesLaw Enforcement AgenciesWho Are the Police?The Police SubculturePolice FunctionsOrganization of the PolicePolice PolicySummaryChapter 5: Policing: Contemporary Issues and ChallengesEveryday Action of the PolicePolice Abuse of PowerUse of ForceCivic AccountabilityDelivery of Police ServicesPatrol FunctionsIssues in PatrollingPolice and the CommunitySummaryChapter 6: Police and LawLegal Limitations on Police InvestigationsWarrantless SearchesQuestioning SuspectsThe Exclusionary RuleSummaryChapter 7: Courts and AdjudicationThe Functions and Structure of American CourtsTo Be a JudgeThe Prosecutorial SystemThe Defense Attorney: Image and RealityThe Courtroom: How It FunctionsSummaryChapter 8: Pretrial Procedures, Plea Bargaining, and the Criminal TrialFrom Arrest to Trial or PleaBail: Pretrial ReleasePretrial DetentionPlea BargainingTrial: The Exceptional CaseAppealsSummaryChapter 9: Punishment and SentencingThe Goals of PunishmentForms of the Criminal SanctionThe Sentencing ProcessSummaryChapter 10: CorrectionsDevelopment of CorrectionsOrganization of Corrections in the United StatesThe Law of CorrectionsCorrectional Policy TrendsSummaryChapter 11: Incarceration and Prison SocietyThe Modern Prison: Legacy of the PastGoals of IncarcerationPrison OrganizationGoverning a Society of CaptivesCorrectional Officers: The Linchpins of ManagementWho Is in Prison?The Convict WorldWomen in PrisonPrison ProgramsViolence in PrisonSummaryChapter 12: Probation and Intermediate SanctionsCommunity Corrections: AssumptionsProbation: Correction without IncarcerationIntermediate Sanctions in the CommunityThe Future of Community CorrectionsSummaryChapter 13: Reentry into the CommunityReentry into the CommunityRelease and SupervisionRelease MechanismsParole Supervision in the CommunityThe Future of ReentrySummaryChapter 14: Juvenile JusticeYouth Crime in the United StatesThe Development of Juvenile JusticeThe Juvenile Justice SystemThe Juvenile Justice ProcessProblems and PerspectivesSummaryChapter 15: Current Challenges in Criminal JusticePolice ReformTraining and Practices in PolicingHomeland SecurityCorporations and the Private SectorTechnological Development and Criminal JusticeSurveillance and IdentificationCriminal Justice and Political PolarizationSummaryGlossaryReferencesName IndexSubject Index