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.
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With a topical, rather than country-by-country approach, this book discusses how various countries around the world have organized police, courts, and corrections agencies. The text provides the rationale for studying other systems of justice and sets down the specific approach to be used.From the Back Cover:
Now in its third edition, Comparative Criminal Justice Systems offers an expanded and updated look at how criminal justice is practiced around the world. With topical coverage of how different countries handle police, courts, and corrections, author Philip Reichel contrasts the American CJ system with several others around the globe, and offers suggestions for change.
A must-read for any serious criminal justice student, Comparative Criminal Justice Systems is a book that can be read and appreciated internationally.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130912875
Book Description Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002. Softcover. Book Condition: New. 3rd Edition. Brand New still in shrinkwrap Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Law & Criminal Studies; ISBN: 0130912875. ISBN/EAN: 9780130912879. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1560801754. Bookseller Inventory # 1560801754
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130912875