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Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice 8ed

Author: POLLOCK, JOYCEL
Binding: 7
Pages: 512
Pub Date: 31/01/2013
ISBN: 9781285062839
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Quick overview Offers comprehensive, balanced, and practical coverage of ethics across all three arms of the criminal justice system: the police, the courts, and corrections. This text provides a wealth of hands-on exercises as well as such insightful features such as "In the News" boxes spotlighting recent examples of misconduct.
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Packed with current, real-world examples, ETHICAL DILEMMAS AND DECISIONS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE, 8E, International Edition offers comprehensive, balanced, and practical coverage of ethics across all three arms of the criminal justice system: the police, the courts, and corrections. Readers not only find coverage of the philosophical principles and theories that are the very foundation of ethical decision-making, but also the latest challenges and issues in criminal justice--the war on terror, privatization, community corrections, the death penalty, the effect of the economic slowdown on the CJ system, the misuse of power/discretion by elected officials and/or other public servants, and much more. In addition, real-life cases and situations demonstrate the significance of ethics in today's world of criminal justice for those studying or contemplating a career in criminal justice.

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