America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Release Date : 2016-08-19
  • Genre: Education
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Facts101 is your complete guide to America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System. In this book, you will learn topics such as Federal Courts, State Courts, The Dynamics of Courthouse Justice, and Prosecutors plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time....

America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Release Date : 2016-07-24
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 414900 Bytes


Facts101 is your complete guide to America's Courts and the Criminal Justice System. In this book, you will learn topics such as Federal Courts, State Courts, The Dynamics of Courthouse Justice, and Prosecutors plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time....

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : David W. Neubauer
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2015-02-15
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305261051


America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Open this book and step into America's court system! With Neubauer and Fradella's best-selling text, you will see for yourself what it is like to be a judge, a prosecutor, a defense attorney, and more. This fascinating and well-researched text gives you a realistic sense of being in the courthouse, enabling you to quickly gain an understanding of what it is like to work in and be a part of the American criminal justice system. The book's approach, which focuses on the courthouse "players," makes it easy to understand each person's important role in bringing a case through the court process. Throughout the text, the authors highlight not only the pivotal role of the criminal courts but also the court's importance and impact on society as a whole....

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : David Neubauer
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781111790004


America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Widely used and widely respected, AMERICA’S COURTS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, Tenth Edition, offers a comprehensive explanation of the courts and the criminal justice system, presented in a streamlined, straightforward manner that appeals to instructors and students alike. Neubauer and Fradella’s crisp, clear writing style, characterized by careful chunking of material into small sections within chapters, ensures that readers gain a firm handle on the material, while the text’s innovative courtroom workhouse model, which focuses on the interrelationships among the judge, prosecutor, and defense attorney, brings the courtroom to life. This popular text has long been known for the way it gives students a true glimpse what it is like to work...

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : David Neubauer
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285544960


America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Open this book and step into America’s court system! With Neubauer and Fradella’s best seller, you will see for yourself what it is like to be a judge, a prosecutor, a defense attorney, and more. This fascinating and well-researched book gives you a realistic sense of being in the courthouse, enabling you to quickly gain an understanding of what it is like to work in and be a part of the American criminal justice system. The book’s approach, which focuses on the courthouse players, makes it easy to understand each person’s important role in bringing a case through the court process. Throughout the book, the authors highlight not only the pivotal role of the criminal courts but also the court’s importance and impact on society as a whole. Av...

America s Courts   the Criminal Justice System

America s Courts the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : David W. Neubauer
  • Publisher : Thomson Brooks/Cole
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Criminal courts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105044041841


America s Courts the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Open this book and step into America's court system! What's it like to be a judge? A prosecutor? A defense attorney? With Neubauer's best-selling book, you'll find out! This fascinating and well-researched text gives you the sense of being in the courthouse-of what it is like to work in and be a part of the system. This concept of the courthouse "players" illustrates each person's important role in bringing a case through the court process. Throughout the text, Neubauer highlights not only the pivotal role of the criminal courts within the criminal justice system but also the court's importance and impact on society as a whole....

The Collapse of American Criminal Justice

The Collapse of American Criminal Justice


  • Author : William J. Stuntz
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-15
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780674051751


The Collapse of American Criminal Justice Book Description :

Rule of law has vanished in America’s criminal justice system. Prosecutors decide whom to punish; most accused never face a jury; policing is inconsistent; plea bargaining is rampant; and draconian sentencing fills prisons with mostly minority defendants. A leading criminal law scholar looks to history for the roots of these problems—and solutions....

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System

America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : David W. Neubauer
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2007-04
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0495382744


America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

The already robust Study Guide which accompanies AMERICA'S COURTS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM has been thoroughly revised and expanded for this edition. Because students learn in different ways, the guide includes a variety of pedagogical aids. Each chapter is outlined and summarized, major terms and figures are defined, and self-tests with questions in a variety of formats are provided, to ensure that students get the most out of their classroom experience....

The American Criminal Justice System

The American Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Gerhard Falk
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780313383472


The American Criminal Justice System Book Description :

This critical yet honest appraisal of our criminal justice system addresses its strengths and its flaws—and makes recommendations for improvement. * Provides an extensive bibliography including books, journal articles, newspaper accounts, and government documents * Includes a chronology...

Ordinary Injustice
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Ordinary Injustice


  • Author : Amy Bach
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Books
  • Release Date : 2010-08-03
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1429984279


Ordinary Injustice Book Description :

"A groundbreaking book . . . revealing the systemic, everyday problems in our courts that must be addressed if justice is truly to be served."—Doris Kearns Goodwin Attorney and journalist Amy Bach spent eight years investigating the widespread courtroom failures that each day upend lives across America. What she found was an assembly-line approach to justice: a system that rewards mediocre advocacy, bypasses due process, and shortchanges both defendants and victims to keep the court calendar moving. Here is the public defender who pleads most of his clients guilty with scant knowledge about their circumstances; the judge who sets outrageous bail for negligible crimes; the prosecutor who habitually declines to pursue significant cases; the court tha...

Studyguide for America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System by Neubauer

Studyguide for America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System by Neubauer


  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release Date : 2006-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1428817212


Studyguide for America s Courts and the Criminal Justice System by Neubauer Book Description :

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780534628925 9780006057338 ....