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Vol 23 No 2 Feb/March 2018

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Cover of The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

Edited by: Daniel Clarry
Price: £120.00

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Criminal Justice 5th ed

ISBN13: 9781408283059
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781405858809
Published: March 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £33.99

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The 5th edition continues to provide a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the Criminal Justice system. Fully up to date, it combines a description of the major agencies involved in the control of crime and the pursuit of justice with an introduction to criminal justice theory and key concepts in English criminal law.

Criminal Law
Part A Introduction to criminal justice
Chapter 1: What is criminal justice?
Chapter 2: What is crime?
Chapter 3: Victims and the impact of crime
Chapter 4: Governmental, political and administrative context of criminal justice in England and Wales
Chapter 5: Crime prevention and reduction

Part B Criminal justice process: law enforcement
Chapter 6: The police
Chapter 7: Prosecution, caution and diversion
Chapter 8: Youth justice

Part C Criminal justice process: criminal courts
Chapter 9: Criminal courts, judiciary and pre-trial procedures
Chapter 10: The trial and establishing guilt

Part D Criminal justice process: penal system
Chapter 11: Sentencing aims and process
Chapter 12: Punishment philosophies and penal paradigms
Chapter 13: Prisons
Chapter 14: Probation Service and community penalties
Chapter 15: Conclusion