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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 21 May 2022
  • ISBN : 1260805255
  • Page : 103 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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"Corrections, when seen as the control and punishment of convicted offenders, has been an important part of organized society from the earliest days of civilization. It has not always had a proud past, however. In premodern times, atrocious physical punishment, exile, and unspeakable torture were the tools used all too often by those called upon to enforce society's correctional philosophies-especially the strongly felt need for vengeance. Important changes in correctional practice began around the time of the American Revolution when the purposes of criminal punishments were closely examined by influential reformers. More recently, corrections has become an important field of study in which scientific techniques are valued and reasoned debate is encouraged. The best, however, is yet to come. Only within the past 30 years have conscientious corrections practitioners begun to embrace the notion of professionalism-wherein ethics, a sense of high purpose, a personal longterm career commitment, a respect for the fundamental humanity of those supervised, and widely agreed-upon principles and standards guide the daily work of correctional personnel. Corrections professionalism, although not yet as well-known as police professionalism, has garnered support from policymakers and is winning respect among the public. It serves as this textbook's organizing principle"--

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Corrections in the 21st Century

Corrections in the 21st Century
  • Author : Frank Schmalleger,John Ortiz Smykla
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021
  • ISBN : 1260805255
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"Corrections, when seen as the control and punishment of convicted offenders, has been an important part of organized society from the earliest days of civilization. It has not always had a proud past, however. In premodern times, atrocious physical punishment, exile, and unspeakable torture were the tools used all too often by those called upon to enforce society's correctional philosophies-especially the strongly felt need for vengeance. Important changes in correctional practice began around the time of the American Revolution when

Corrections in the 21st Century, Instructor Annotated Edition

Corrections in the 21st Century, Instructor Annotated Edition
  • Author : Frank Schmalleger,Glencoe McGraw-Hill Staff
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2000-07
  • ISBN : 0028025687
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Corrections in the 21St Century (Bound)

Corrections in the 21St Century (Bound)
  • Author : Frank Schmalleger
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-05-21
  • ISBN : 1260147851
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21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook

21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook
  • Author : Clifton D. Bryant,Dennis L. Peck,Donald M. Peck
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2007
  • ISBN : 9781412916080
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21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook provides a concise forum through which the vast array of knowledge accumulated, particularly during the past three decades, can be organized into a single definitive resource. The two volumes of this Reference Handbook focus on the corpus of knowledge garnered in traditional areas of sociological inquiry, as well as document the general orientation of the newer and currently emerging areas of sociological inquiry.

Sentencing & Corrections, Issues For The 21ST Century, Reconsidering Indeterminate And Structured Sentencing, Research In Brief, No. 2, September 1999

Sentencing & Corrections, Issues For The 21ST Century, Reconsidering Indeterminate And Structured Sentencing, Research In Brief, No. 2, September 1999
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105050079198
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Corrections in the 21st Century

Corrections in the 21st Century
  • Author : Correctional Service Canada. Strategic Planning and Integrated Justice Directorate,Correctional Service Canada. Corrections Directorate
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001*
  • ISBN : OCLC:891591299
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Punishment

Punishment
  • Author : Terance D. Miethe,Hong Lu
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • ISBN : 052184407X
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Punishment in different forms is examined, including corporal and economic punishment.

Corrections: A Text/Reader

Corrections: A Text/Reader
  • Author : Mary Stohr,Anthony Walsh,Craig Hemmens
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012-03-20
  • ISBN : 9781412997171
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Corrections: A Text/Reader, Second Edition is designed for undergraduate and/or graduate corrections courses. Organized like a traditional corrections text, it offers brief authored introductions in a mini-chapter format for each key Section, followed by carefully selected and edited original articles by leading scholars. This hybrid format – ensuring coverage of important material while emphasizing the significance of contemporary research - offers an excellent alternative which recognizes the impact and importance of new directions and policy in this field, and

Corrections

Corrections
  • Author : Mary K. Stohr,Anthony Walsh
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-12-29
  • ISBN : 9781506365275
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Written by former practitioners who are experts in the field, Corrections: The Essentials, Third Edition, addresses the most important topics in corrections in a brief, yet comprehensive format. Authors Mary K. Stohr and Anthony Walsh introduce students to the history and development of correctional institutions, while offering a unique perspective on ethics and diversity. The Third Edition provides insights into the future of corrections as well as updated coverage of the most important issues impacting the field today. New to

Corrections: The Essentials

Corrections: The Essentials
  • Author : Mary K. Stohr,Anthony Walsh
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2011-10-20
  • ISBN : 9781412986991
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Corrections: The Essentials, is a comprehensive, yet compact version of the typical corrections text. The text addresses the most important topics in corrections in a shorter format, while allowing for more accessibility through cost. It includes the usual topics typically found in corrections textbooks, from the history and development of correctional institutions, to the future of corrections. The book is designed for introductory lower and upper division corrections classes, or as a supplement to other corrections classes at the undergraduate

Corrections in the 21st Century with Making the Grade and PowerWeb

Corrections in the 21st Century with Making the Grade and PowerWeb
  • Author : Frank M. Schmalleger,John Ortiz Smykla
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2004-03
  • ISBN : 0072977574
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Offering a practical approach, this text introduces students to the ideas and practices characteristic of modern corrections while equipping them with the skills necessary to succeed in the field. Its three-pronged approach to corrections includes a thorough description of correctional ideology, including professionalism, policy issues, and society's avowed goals for the correctional enterprise; a comprehensive overview of correctional practice, including the everyday operations of correctional agencies, prisons, jails, and the procedures of parole and probation; and the development of personal

Criminal Justice Administration: Strategies for the 21st Century

Criminal Justice Administration: Strategies for the 21st Century
  • Author : Clyde L. Cronkhite
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2007-10
  • ISBN : 9780763741112
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Corrections in the 21st Century

Corrections in the 21st Century
  • Author : Norman A. Carlson,Kären M. Hess,Christine M. H. Orthmann
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1999
  • ISBN : 0534534961
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Covers the full range of topics found in a corrections course in the most practical and easily-accessible manner of any text on the market. Corrections was written as a response to those faculty who are frustrated with the level of rigor and detail now found in other Corrections texts. Kären Hess is well-known for creating exceptional pedagogical aids; this text utilizes tools that reinforce and enhance student learning. Her reputation as an author who makes criminal justice content accessible

Corrections and Sentencing in the 21st Century

Corrections and Sentencing in the 21st Century
  • Author : Doris Layton MacKenzie
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : OCLC:66982532
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21st Century Criminology: A Reference Handbook

21st Century Criminology: A Reference Handbook
  • Author : J. Mitchell Miller
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2009-08-06
  • ISBN : 9781506320588
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Criminology has experienced tremendous growth over the last few decades, evident, in part, by the widespread popularity and increased enrollment in criminology and criminal justice departments at the undergraduate and graduate levels across the U.S. and internationally. Evolutionary paradigmatic shift has accompanied this surge in definitional, disciplinary and pragmatic terms. Though long identified as a leading sociological specialty area, criminology has emerged as a stand-alone discipline in its own right, one that continues to grow and is clearly here