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CJ 2014, CourseSmart eTextbook

By James A. Fagin

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 12, 2014

Description

The student- and instructor-approved resource for criminal justice.

 

CJ 2014 provides a brief and affordable look at the criminal justice system without sacrificing academic rigor. Taking a contemporary approach, it supports true understanding by focusing on the core concepts that matter most. Each chapter features a unified presentation that links learning objectives, text segments, media explorations and end-of-chapter summaries together.

 

MyCJLab

 

MyCJLab offers a cutting-edge media tool that includes videos, simulations, activities, assessments, and course management solutions. Moving beyond rote memorization, the book encourages active participation with conversation-starting pedagogy that involves students with the research findings and current events shaping the field.

 

MyCJLab will be available to be packaged with this text in Summer 2014!

  • Fagin 2014 + MCJLab Package ISBN: 0133769364

Table of Contents

Chapter 1        Introduction to Criminal Justice

Chapter 2        Crime: The Search for Understanding

Chapter 3        Measuring Crime and Victimization

Chapter 4        Criminal Law: Crimes and the Limits of Law

Chapter 5        An Overview of Law Enforcement: History, Agencies, Personnel, and Strategies

Chapter 6        Oversight and Professionalism of Law Enforcement

Chapter 7        The Court System

Chapter 8        Courtroom Participants and the Trial

Chapter 9        Sentencing

Chapter 10      Jails and Prisons

Chapter 11      Probation and Parole

Chapter 12      Corrections in the Community

Chapter 13      Juvenile Justice

Chapter 14      Homeland Security

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CJ 2014, CourseSmart eTextbook
Format: Safari Book

$28.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-348385-7