Encyclopedias of Criminal Justice
Encyclopedia of Criminological Theory
Call Number: HV6017 .E527 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Encyclopedia of Criminology and Deviant Behavior
Call Number: HV6017 .E53 2001
Sociological ; Organized by thematic volumes.
Encyclopedia of Crime & Justice
Call Number: HV6017.E52 2002
Legal perspective ; Legal index, guide to legal citations.
Criminal Justice is the system of practices and institutions of governments directed at upholding social control, deterring and mitigating crime, and sanctioning those who violate laws with criminal penalties and rehabilitation efforts.
Cambridge Studies In Criminology
The Cambridge Studies in Criminology aims to publish the highest-quality research on criminology and criminal justice topics. Typical volumes report major quantitative, qualitative, and ethnographic research, or make a substantial theoretical contribution. In addition to research monographs, edited collections may also be published if they make distinctive offering to the literature. All relevant areas of criminology and criminal justice are to be included, for example, the causes of offending, juvenile justice, the development of offenders, measurement and analysis of crime, victimization research, policing, crime prevention, sentencing, imprisonment, probation, and parole. The series is global in outlook, with an emphasis on work that is comparative or holds significant implications for theory or policy.
Criminal Justice: Recent Scholarship
This book series offers a great overview of topics such as criminal justice, criminology, law, and victimology.
History of Crime and Criminal Justice
This series provides a breadth of coverage dealing with the history of crime.
Studies in Crime and Public Policy
Criminal Justice research that intersects with law and public policy.