About the Book
The new edition of Introduction to Corrections provides students with a basic understanding of the structure and operations of correctional systems, the evolutionary and political development of corrections, and the goals of corrections in contemporary society. It takes students from an examination of the role of corrections in society's attempt to control crime to an in-depth look at two of the most pressing problems in U.S. corrections today: overcrowding and financial problems.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780028009254
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Publisher Imprint: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Edition: 0003-
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 25 mm
Width: 197 mm
ISBN-10: 0028009258
Publisher Date: 01 Jul 1996
Binding: Hardback
Height: 241 mm
No of Pages: 491
Series Title: English
Weight: 944.32 gr
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