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Criminal Justice in Action
The fifth edition of CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN ACTION does, indeed, place you in the center of the action and help you excel in your criminal justice course! You'll explore vivid real-life applications that clarify key criminal justice concepts and read about the many exciting new career opportunities that the field now offers. Concepts suddenly make sense to you thanks to this ...more
Hardcover, 591 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Wadsworth Publishing Company
(first published August 17th 1999)
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I used this book for my Intro to the Justice System class and I thought it gave a lot of helpful information, some of which surprised me and helped enlighten me in the field of criminal justice. Of course there were those moments when I had to study/read these long chapters and I ended up falling asleep, ripping a page of my rented book by accident and the teacher had us skip the chapters on parole and cyber crime and all that, but over all, it was informative and I would definitely recommend th ...more