Comparative Criminal Justice Systems

Comparative Criminal Justice Systems : A Topical Approach

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For junior/senior-level courses in Comparative (or International) Criminal Justice Systems, Comparative Criminology, and Comparative Government.Unique in approach, this is the only comparative criminal justice text that follows a natural progression from law, police, courts, to corrections, and that explores these topics, individually, by using over 30 different countries to show the different ways policing, adjudication, and corrections can be carried out.show more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 170.2 x 228.6 x 15.2mm | 567g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 3rd edition
  • references, index
  • 0130912875
  • 9780130912879

Table of contents

1. Taking an International Perspective. 2. Crime on the World Scene. 3. An American Perspective on Criminal Law. 4. Legal Traditions. 5. Substantive Law and Procedural Law in the Four Legal Traditions. 6. An International Perspective of Policing. 7. An International Perspective on Courts. 8. An International Perspective on Corrections. 9. An International Perspective on Juvenile Justice. 10. Japan: Examples of Effectiveness and Borrowing. References. Index.show more

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