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The Resource Guilty : crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice, by Teri Kanefield

Guilty : crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice, by Teri Kanefield

Label
Guilty : crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice
Title
Guilty
Title remainder
crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice
Statement of responsibility
by Teri Kanefield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an overview of crime and the American criminal justice system, using extensive examples of real cases to illustrate difficult questions about what is considered criminal and what punishment is appropriate for different types of crimes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanefield, Teri
Dewey number
364.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9223
LC item number
.K29 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Guilt (Law)
  • Judicial process
  • Young adult literature
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Guilty : crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice, by Teri Kanefield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Deciding what behavior to criminalize -- Crimes of opportunity: theft : or good luck? -- Another kind of bank robbery -- Cheating? or lucking into a good deal? -- Race: changing attitudes and laws -- Deciding What is a danger to society -- Killing is a crime, except when it isn't -- Part II: Punishment -- Retribution : "An eye for an eye" -- Deterrence, or a warning to all -- The conveyor belt of justice -- Part III: Due process and the presumption of innocence -- Dolly Mapp and unreasonable searches -- The right to counsel -- Conveyor belts and obstacle courses -- Conclusion: Thinking like a lawyer
Control code
ocn862962271
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780544148963
Lccn
2013042010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Guilty : crime, punishment, and the changing face of justice, by Teri Kanefield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Deciding what behavior to criminalize -- Crimes of opportunity: theft : or good luck? -- Another kind of bank robbery -- Cheating? or lucking into a good deal? -- Race: changing attitudes and laws -- Deciding What is a danger to society -- Killing is a crime, except when it isn't -- Part II: Punishment -- Retribution : "An eye for an eye" -- Deterrence, or a warning to all -- The conveyor belt of justice -- Part III: Due process and the presumption of innocence -- Dolly Mapp and unreasonable searches -- The right to counsel -- Conveyor belts and obstacle courses -- Conclusion: Thinking like a lawyer
Control code
ocn862962271
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780544148963
Lccn
2013042010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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