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By Bayley, David H. (David Hume)
Book. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994
Based on research, interviews and first-hand observation of police managers in North America, Australia, Japan and the UK, this study offers a critical...

By Jacobs, James B
Book. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998
Early in the 1980s, a new category of crime appeared in the criminal law lexicon. In response to what was said to be an epidemic of prejudice-motivated...

By Braithwaite, John
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002
Braithwaite's argument against punitive justice systems and for restorative justice systems establishes that there are good theoretical and empirical...

By Zimring, Franklin E
Book. English.
Published New York: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995
This is a comprehensive assessment of American penal systems and the restraint of crime

By Tonry, Michael
Book. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004
In this wide-ranging analysis, Michael Tonry argues that those responsible for crafting America's criminal justice policy have lost their way in a forest...

By Klein, Malcolm W. (Malcolm Ward), 1930-
Paperback. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997
This book reviews what has been known about gangs, and updates that information into the 1990s. It covers reported changes in the structure and crime...

By Petersilia, Joan
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003
In 2003, well over half a million jailed Americans will leave prison and return to society. Largely uneducated, unskilled, often without family support...

By Klein, Malcolm W
eBook. English.
Published Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2006
Street Gang Patterns and Policies provides a crucial update and critical examination of knowledge about gangs and major gang control programs across the...

eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003
Although criminal justice systems vary greatly around the world, one theme has emerged in all western jurisdictions in recent years: a rise in both the...

By Beckett, Katherine, 1964-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, c2010
With urban poverty rising, the homeless and other 'disorderly' people continue to occupy public space in many American cities. Drawing upon an extensive...
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