Corrections (Justice Series)

Corrections (Justice Series), 3rd edition

  • Leanne F. Alarid, 
  • Philip L. Reichel

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Overview

Corrections provides you with an examination of the way evidence-based practices are used in corrections and how theory is linked to treatment and punishment of offenders. You'll be challenged to think critically about juveniles in corrections, reentry, legal issues, the death penalty, and more.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780137496594

Table of contents

PART 1: PUNISHMENT AND CORRECTIONS IN CONTEXT
1. An Evidence-Based Approach to Corrections
2. Why Do We Punish?
3. Correctional Practices from Ancient to Contemporary Times

PART 2: SENTENCING AND SANCTIONS
4. Sentencing
5. Probation and Community Supervision
6. Jails and Pretrial Release

PART 3: PRISON AND REENTRY
7. Managing Prisons and Prisoners
8. Prison Life
9. Special Correctional Populations
10. Reentry Programs and Parole

PART 4: CORRECTIONAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
11. Legal Issues in Corrections
12. Capital Punishment
13. Juvenile Corrections
14. Revisiting Evidence-Based Practices and What Works

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