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Title:
World of criminal justice
Author:
Phelps, Shirelle.
Publication Information:
Detroit : Gale Group, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
2 volumes (ix, 866 pages) : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
v. 1. A-M -- v. 2. N-Z.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780787649593

9780787650728

9780787650735
Format :
Book

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This addition to the successful "World of... Series covers the theories, concepts and people related to the field of criminal justice that have demonstrated a lasting impact on society or that are poised to have a significant affect on the future. From lawyers, criminals, judges and justices to penal reformers, criminologists and crime victims, biographical entries emphasize the major contributors to the field, including women, minorities and lesser-known figures, while topical entries investigate the circumstances of discovery and processes of development of theories and events.