Multiculturalism  Crime  and Criminal Justice

Multiculturalism Crime and Criminal Justice


  • Author : Robert McNamara
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2017-07-24
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190642637


Multiculturalism Crime and Criminal Justice Book Description :

Multiculturalism, Crime, and Criminal Justice provides an overview of the problems and promises of cultural diversity in society and within all facets of the criminal justice system. It focuses on how different marginalized groups--African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, women, the LGBTQ community, the elderly, and juveniles--are impacted by law enforcement, the courts, and correctional agencies, addressing the issues that each group faces. It also examines how multiculturalism affects those who work within the criminal justice system, including members of minority groups....

Multiculturalism  Crime  and Criminal Justice

Multiculturalism Crime and Criminal Justice


  • Author : Robert Hartmann McNamara
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-06
  • Genre: Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190078650


Multiculturalism Crime and Criminal Justice Book Description :

"Multiculturalism, Crime, and Criminal Justice provides a clear overview of the most controversial issues facing African Americans, Hispanics, women, and the LGBTQ community among others as offenders, victims, and practitioners within the context of the criminal justice system"--...

Multiculturalism in the Criminal Justice System

Multiculturalism in the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Robert H. McNamara
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2008-08-11
  • Genre: Law
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  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131731155


Multiculturalism in the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Multiculturalism in the Criminal Justice System provides an overview of the problems and promises of cultural diversity in the criminal justice system. Not only does this text discuss the different minority groups as they relate to law enforcement officers, it also explores the interactions within the courts and correctional agencies, noting the unique problems and issues each minority group faces. Unlike many other texts, it also covers how multiculturalism affects officials working within the criminal justice system....

Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System

Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Robert D. Hanser
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2014-02-27
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0132155974


Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

This contemporary text addresses a wide range of diverse groups in society as they relate to the criminal justice system. Multiculturalism and the Criminal Justice System, 1e, is the contemporary text that addresses diversity and multicultural issues in the policing, judicial, correctional, and juvenile justice segments of the criminal justice system. This text contains numerous visual aids that showcase data that is current and relevant. Unlike the competition, this text is comprehensive in its portrayal of various minority groups, addresses the issues from a systemic view of criminal justice, is practitioner-driven, and is well organized. Teaching and Learning Experience This book fulfills the need for a thorough and up-to-date text on multicultura...

Multicultural Issues in the Criminal Justice System

Multicultural Issues in the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Marsha Tarver
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105063210558


Multicultural Issues in the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Resource added for the Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement 105046 and Professional Studies 105045 programs....

Multicultural Law Enforcement

Multicultural Law Enforcement


  • Author : Robert M. Shusta
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0131133071


Multicultural Law Enforcement Book Description :

For courses in Multicultural Law Enforcement and Special Topics in Policing. From a diverse team of writers whose expertise spans law enforcement and cross-cultural relations, comes a text with comprehensive coverage of sensitive topics and issues related to diversity and multiculturalism facing police in the 21st century. It contains insightful as well as practical information and guidelines on how law enforcement professionals can work effectively with diverse cultural groups, both inside their organizations as well as in the community....

Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity

Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity


  • Author : Will Kymlicka
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press (UK)
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199676590


Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity Book Description :

What place, if any, ought cultural considerations have when we blame and punish in the criminal law? In general, to hold someone criminally responsible is to hold them blameworthy and deserving of their punishment. Background cultural factors seem to threaten this: for example, a person may be ignorant of the way things are done...

The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity  Crime  and Immigration

The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity Crime and Immigration


  • Author : Sandra M. Bucerius
  • Publisher : Oxford Handbooks
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199859016


The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity Crime and Immigration Book Description :

This title provides comprehensive analyses of current knowledge about the unwarranted disparities in dealings with the criminal justice system faced by some disadvantaged minority groups in all developed countries....

Crime and Punishment  A History of the Criminal Justice System

Crime and Punishment A History of the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Mitchel Roth
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2010-06-02
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781133008200


Crime and Punishment A History of the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Authoritative and engaging, CRIME AND PUNISHMENT: A HISTORY OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, 2e delivers a comprehensive examination of the history of the criminal justice system. Roth begins with a discussion of system’s roots in the ancient world and Great Britain and carries the narrative all the way through the 21st Century and the impact of terrorism and white collar crime on today’s criminal justice institutions. Written by a historian and criminologist, the text goes in depth to demonstrate how history has shaped the present criminal justice system and how it affects public policy being established today. It offers intriguing insight into the people--such as Robert F. Kennedy and J. Edgar Hoover--and events--like the Innocence Project--that...

Black Males and the Criminal Justice System

Black Males and the Criminal Justice System


  • Author : Jason M. Williams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-07-31
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315521992


Black Males and the Criminal Justice System Book Description :

Relying on a multidisciplinary framework of inquiry and critical perspective, this edited volume addresses the unique experiences of Black males within various stages of contact in the criminal justice system. It provides a comprehensive overview of the administration of justice, mental and physical health issues faced by Black males, and reintegration into society after system involvement. Recent events—including but by no means limited to the shootings of unarmed Black men by police in Ferguson, Missouri; Baltimore; Minneapolis; and Chicago—have highlighted the disproportionate likelihood of young Black males to encounter the criminal justice system. Black Males and the Criminal Justice System provides a theoretical and empirical review of the ...