Canadian Corrections 4e by Curt T GriffithsCanadian Corrections 4e by Curt T Griffiths

Canadian Corrections 4e

byCurt T Griffiths, Danielle J. Murdoch

Paperback | June 19, 2013

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Canadian Corrections, Fourth Edition, is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of corrections in Canada. It captures the dynamics of corrections in this country and explores the unique attributes of the Canadian correctional enterprise. The materials presented in this text are descriptive and analytical. In writing this text, the authors present the materials in a way that will stimulate students' thinking about corrections and capture the intensity of the issues surrounding the response to criminal offenders by systems of corrections.
Curt T. Griffiths is a professor and Director, Police Studies Centre in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University.Danielle J. Murdoch is completing her doctorate in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University.
Title:Canadian Corrections 4eFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.56 inPublished:June 19, 2013Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176529217

ISBN - 13:9780176529215

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Table of Contents

Part One: Canadian Corrections: Setting the FrameworkChapter 1: Perspectives on Crime and PunishmentChapter 2: The Origins and Evolution of Canadian CorrectionsChapter 3: Contemporary Canadian CorrectionsChapter 4: Sentencing: Beginning the Corrections ProcessPart Two: Corrections In The Community: Alternatives To ConfinementChapter 5: Alternatives to Confinement Chapter 6: Probation PracticePart Three: IncarcerationChapter 7: Correctional InstitutionsChapter 8: Working Inside: The Experience of Correctional OfficersChapter 9: Doing Time: The Experience of InmatesChapter 10: Classification, Case Management, and TreatmentPart Four: Coming Back To the CommunityChapter 11: Release from IncarcerationChapter 12: Reentry and Life after PrisonPart Five: Special Populations in CorrectionsChapter 13: Women OffendersChapter 14: Aboriginal OffendersChapter 15: Youth OffendersPart Six: Going Forward: Reforming CorrectionsChapter 16: Creating Effective Systems of Corrections