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Crime and Justice in America

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Description: xx, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Crime and Justice in America --Criminal Law, Deviance, and Constitutional Rights --The Nature and Distribution of Crime --Factors and Theories in Criminality: The Search for the Criminal --Drugs, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System --The Victims of.

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Americans are fascinated with crime, criminals, and criminal justice. For all the public interest, however, relatively little is known about these topics that dominate newspaper headlines each and every day in the United States. This book provides readers with an accurate and up-to-date picture of crime and justice in the United States.

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