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Crime control and social justice

Crime control and social justice

the delicate balance

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime prevention -- United States.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.,
  • Juvenile delinquency -- United States -- Prevention.,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States.,
  • Punishment in crime deterrence -- United States.,
  • Hate crimes -- United States.,
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Darnell F. Hawkins, Samuel L. Myers, Jr., and Randolph N. Stone.
    SeriesContributions in criminology and penology -- no. 55
    ContributionsHawkins, Darnell Felix, 1946-., Myers, Samuel L., Stone, Randolph N.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7431 .C718 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 488 p. ;
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19138366M
    ISBN 100313307903
    LC Control Number2002024479

    Interest in the comparative study of crime and justice has grown steadily in recent decades. the theme of the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology was [Crime and Justice: National and International.] the selection of this theme indicates a common awareness that criminology is an international enterprise. in her presidential address to the annual . “Arresting Citizenship is a compelling piece of scholarship that takes a hard look at the failings of US democracy and US crime control The authors bring together key sociological insights on socialization and stigma to show how respondents who had had contact with the criminal justice system were less likely to vote (even when voting.

    In exploring the control of State crime in western democracies, the book provides the necessary data for a comparative analysis of State crime and its control. The book includes case studies and historically-framed discussions of the most frequent expressions of state criminality and the various reactive attempts to control and regulate such. Since Nixon’s time American organized crime control and drug control methods have been exported throughout the world with the predictable result that a multitude of producers, refiners, distributors, importers, exporters, wholesalers, retailers, pushers, financiers and enforcers have combined with the corrupt in officialdom to successfully.

    The Third Edition of Crime: Readings features the latest theoretical and empirical works on crime, maintaining an ideal balance between major theoretical explanations of crime and crime control and each respective theoretical treatment while tying in policy issues. Updated and revised, the readings in this edition have been carefully pruned by the editors for maximum impact, . Other means of social control besides the criminal justice system include the family, religion, schools, and the media. Crime. Crime can be described as an action that violates the rules of society to the point of harming citizens or the society itself. Other crimes, such as espionage crimes, threaten a society’s political stability.


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