Crime and Justice, Volume 30

A Review of Research

Edited by Michael Tonry

Crime and Justice, Volume 30
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Edited by Michael Tonry

400 pages | 6 x 9 | © 2003
Cloth $54.00 ISBN: 9780226808628 Published December 2003
"The most relevant topics for today's policy makers and academicians are presented in a manner both comprehensive and accessible. As editor, Tonry has created a careful blend of the key philosophical, theoretical, and policy-relevant issues of the day. . . . A must for any bookshelf."—Crime and Justice Review

Volume 30 is a survey volume of recent research on criminal justice issues, with a careful balance of research, theory, and practice.

Contributors:
Alfred Blumstein
Rick Brown
Ronald V. Clarke
Anthony N. Doob
Manuel Eisner
David P. Farrington
Rosemary Gartner
James Jacobs
Candace Kruttschnitt
Ellen Peters
Alex R. Piquero
Tom R. Tyler
Cheryl Marie Webster
Contents
Preface

Womens Imprisonment
Candace Kruttschnitt and Rosemary Gartner

Long-Term Historical Trends in Violent Crime
Manuel Eisner

Sentence Severity and Crime: Accepting the Null Hypothesis
Anthony N. Doob and Cheryl Marie Webster

International Trafficking in Stolen Vehicles
Ronald V. Clarke and Rick Brown

Labor Racketeering: The Mafia and the Unions
James B. Jacobs and Ellen Peters

Procedural Justice, Legitimacy, and the Effective Rule of Law
Tom R. Tyler

The Criminal Career Paradigm
Alex R. Piquero, David P. Farrington, and Alfred Blumstein

Author Index--Volumes 1-30
Subject Index--Volumes 1-30
Title Index--Volumes 1-30
Volume Index--Volumes 1-30
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