Corrections Today

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Corrections Today

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Description

Get a frontline look at the field of corrections with CORRECTIONS TODAY, 4th Edition. This briefer, visual, paperback alternative to hardback Introduction to Corrections texts is ideal for readers who are interested in real-world concepts and applications. It examines the field of corrections through the lens of students -- perhaps like you -- who are giving serious thought to a career in the field or are working in corrections while seeking an advanced degree in order to be promoted or switch job paths. Updated with new professional profiles and insightful coverage of restorative justice, special offender populations, the use of private prisons, and many other timely topics, the fourth edition offers a practical, engaging, career-focused, and authoritative introduction to corrections. -- Provided by publisher

Keywords

Corrections -- United States; Prisons -- United States;

Document Type

Book

ISBN

9781337091855

Publication Date

2018

Publisher

Cengage Learning

City

Boston

Department

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology

Disciplines

Anthropology | Criminology | Sociology

Comments

Fourth edition; Bartollas is co-author

Object Description

xxv, 422 pages ; 28 cm

Language

EN

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