Encyclopedia of crime and punishment (Book, 2002) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Encyclopedia of crime and punishment

Encyclopedia of crime and punishment

Author: David Levinson
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Ca. : Sage Publications, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Authoritative and comprehensive, this multivolume set includes hundreds of articles in the field of criminal justice. Impressive arrays of authors have contributed to this resource, addressing such diverse topics as racial profiling, money laundering, torture, prisoner literature, the KGB, and Sing Sing. Written in an accessible manner and attractively presented, the background discussions, definitions, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopedias (form)
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of crime and punishment.
Thousand Oaks, Ca. : Sage Publications, ©2002
(OCoLC)656456982
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Levinson
ISBN: 076192258X 9780761922582
OCLC Number: 48920960
Description: 4 volumes (xxxv, 1876, 38 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-C --
v. 2. D-i --
v. 3. J-R --
v. 4. S-Z, Index.
Other Titles: Crime and punishment
Responsibility: David Levinson, editor.

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The definitive reference source on crime, criminal justice, police science, and related topics. It contains some 500 articles and sidebars, providing an unprecedented range of authoritative  Read more...
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