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Title Crime and punishment in the United States / editor, Phyllis B. Gerstenfeld
Published Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (3 volumes (xviii, 1092 pages)) : illustrations, maps
Series Magill's choice
Magill's choice.
Contents v. 1. Accomplices and accessories-Execution, forms of -- v. 2. Expert witnesses-Probation, adult -- v. 3. Probation, juvenile-Youth gangs
Summary Examines the core aspects of criminal justice. Essays focus on types of crimes, apprehension of wrongdoers, criminal trials, and types of punishment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Crime -- United States -- Case studies -- Encyclopedias.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States -- History -- Encyclopedias.
Criminals -- United States -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
Punishment -- United States -- Case studies -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Gerstenfeld, Phyllis B.
ISBN 1587654490 (electronic bk.)
9781587654497 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Crime & punishment in the United States