Thinking About Criminal Justice in Canada, 2nd Edition

 
Thinking About Criminal Justice in Canada, 2nd Edition
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ISBN:
978-1-77255-240-9
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
464
 
Status:
Available
 
Copyright Date:
2017
 
Subjects:
Criminal Justice and Criminology
 
 
 
 

Thinking About Criminal Justice in Canada, 2nd Edition is a teaching textbook that features a case study approach in its comprehensive examination of Canada’s criminal justice system. Each section begins with an in-depth review of an important case in Canadian criminal justice.

Newly redesigned and made more concise, this second edition also features a number of teaching tools in each chapter, including in-class exercises, critical thinking questions, mini case studies, and small group discussion guides. This combination of in-text resources and streamlined coverage of the criminal justice system makes this a must-have text for anyone studying criminal justice.

  • Increased coverage of Aboriginal issues, policing, forensics, alternative sentencing procedures and restorative justice, and criminal liability
  • NEW, more concise structure to better align with one semester courses
  • All NEW case studies covering new and relevant topics such as community-based policing, solitary confinement, sentencing, and the Ashley Smith inquest
  • Improved teaching tools, including answer guides for in-class exercises
  • NEW full colour design
  • NEW Career Profiles in Criminal Justice interviews give students insights into various career paths
  • Updated statistics, references, and legislation throughout
  • Expert contributors from across Canada: Stephen Schneider, Leanne Fitch, Kouri Keenan, Gail Anderson, Ron Roesch, D. Scharie Tavcer, Claire Goggin, Tom Deakin, Graham Stewart, Jane Barker, Rebecca Bromwich

Part One: Introduction
Case Study: You Be the Judge
Chapter 1: Studying Criminal Justice
Chapter 2: Crime Prevention

Part Two: Policing
Case Study: Vancouver's Odd Squad: Community Policing in Practice
Chapter 3: Policing History, Organization, and Operations
Chapter 4: Policing and the Law
Chapter 5: Forensic Science and Forensic Psychology

Part Three: The Courts
Case Study: R v Bourque (2014)
Chapter 6: Criminal Law
Chapter 7: Criminal Procedure and Evidence
Chapter 8: Sentencing

Part Four: Corrections
Case Study: McCann v The Queen (1975): Solitary Confinement in Canada
Chapter 9: Institutional and Community Corrections
Chapter 10: Conditional Release in Canada
Chapter 11: Prison Populations in Focus

Part Five: Youth Justice
Case Study: Ashley Smith: A Preventable Prison Homicide
Chapter 12: Thinking About Youth Justice

Conclusion: You Be the Judge Revisited

Legislation
Glossary
Index

 
 
 
 
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