Courts and Criminal Justice in America (2nd Edition)
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This student-friendly text does not presuppose any knowledge about the courts or how they operate. This comprehensive text offers a balanced presentation with a modern approach to the court system in America. Courts and Criminal Justice in America, 2e, is the collaboration of the most popular criminal justice authors of the century. Highlighted, controversial cases illustrate the tremendous power that the court system has to regulate citizens' lives, to shape what is acceptable and what is forbidden, and to ensure that criminal justice policy balances both rights and liberties. It provides:A balanced presentation: Includes all sides of the most controversial issues facing courts todayModern approach: Covers a wide range of topics and recent trends in the field that stir controversy and enliven discussion as they relate to the courts Comprehensive, up-to-date coverage: Timely, extensive coverage presupposes no prior knowledgeStrong pedagogical features: Gives students