Corrections (justice Series) Plus Mylab Criminal Justice With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package by Leanne F. AlaridCorrections (justice Series) Plus Mylab Criminal Justice With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package by Leanne F. Alarid

Corrections (justice Series) Plus Mylab Criminal Justice With Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package

byLeanne F. Alarid, Philip L. Reichel

Book & Toy | May 20, 2015

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For courses in Introduction to Corrections and Corrections Theory and Policy
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provides an affordable, thought-provoking look at corrections that uses clear writing and eye-catching visuals to get your students straight to the important concepts. By focusing on these core concepts, students will gain true understanding of the material, without becoming overwhelmed with unnecessary information. The text examines how evidence-based practices are used in corrections and how theory is linked to treatment and punishment of offenders. The book's conversation-starting pedagogy encourages active participation in learning, encouraging students to think critically about community corrections, prison life, treatment of offenders, reentry, legal issues, the death penalty, and juveniles in corrections.

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0133895556 / 9780133895551 Corrections (Justice Series) Plus MyCJLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 2/e
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  • 0133908968 / 9780133908961 MyCJLab with Pearson eText --Access Card -- for Corrections
  • 0133587606 / 9780133587609 Corrections (Justice Series), 2/e

Leanne F. Alarid is associate professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at The University of Texas at El Paso. She has taught and conducted correctional research for nearly 20 years. Dr. Alarid is the author of Community-Based Corrections (Cengage) and over 40 journal articles and book chapters. She edited four books including B...
Title:Corrections (justice Series) Plus Mylab Criminal Justice With Pearson Etext -- Access Card PackageFormat:Book & ToyDimensions:10.7 × 8.4 × 0.4 inPublished:May 20, 2015Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 An Evidence-Based Approach to Corrections 1
CHAPTER 2 Why Do We Punish? 16
CHAPTER 3 Correctional Practices from Ancient to Contemporary Times 32
Punishment and Corrections in Context 1

CHAPTER 4 Sentencing 51
CHAPTER 5 Probation and Community Supervision 70
CHAPTER 6 Jails and Pretrial Release 86
Sentencing and Sanctions 51

CHAPTER 7 Managing Prisons and Prisoners 101
CHAPTER 8 Prison Life 120
CHAPTER 9 Special Correctional Populations 141
CHAPTER 10 Reentry Programs and Parole 155
Prison and Reentry 101

CHAPTER 11 Legal Issues in Corrections 172
CHAPTER 12 Capital Punishment 191
CHAPTER 13 Juvenile Corrections 212
CHAPTER 14 Revisiting Evidence-Based Practices and What Works 231