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By David Weisburd, Gerben Bruinsma

The Encyclopedia of Criminology and legal Justice is a world, accomplished reference software for the sector of Criminology and legal Justice that's either innovative in addition to of very excessive clinical caliber and status. This 10-volume paintings offers a whole and systematic insurance of the sector that's unheard of. The Encyclopedia "defines the field" via its collection of association and entries. It identifies and brings rising principles and traits to the leading edge. The Encyclopedia covers Criminology and felony Justice in ten wide components, with top researchers writing important contributions inside of their quarter of expertise:

Corrections and legal Justice Supervision within the Community
Courts, Sentencing and the Judicial System
Crimes, Criminals and Victims
Crime areas and Situations
factors for felony Behavior
Forensic Science
facts, equipment, and Statistics
Police and legislation Enforcement
Psychology of Law
Social Interventions and Prevention

This paintings gains nearly six hundred entries, prepared in alphabetical order. The paintings is comprised lower than the path of 2 Editors-in-Chief in session with 12 affiliate Editors and greater than one hundred eighty sector Editors. it's an important and dynamic reference for researchers within the fields of Criminology and legal Justice, in addition to priceless a study software for these in similar fields of the social and behavioral sciences.

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Wang Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA Tony Ward School of Psychology, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand Nicole L. Waters National Center for State Courts, Williamsburg, VA, USA Frank M. Weerman Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NCSR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands David Weisburd Department of Criminology, Law and Society, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA Faculty of Law, The Hebrew University, Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel Douglas B.

H. Elmer College of Criminal Justice, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA Katja Eman Faculty of Criminal Justice and Security, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia Traqina Q. Emeka University of Houston-Downtown, Houston, TX, USA Clive Emsley Department of History, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK Horst Entorf Department of Economics and Business Administration, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany Edna Erez Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA Judith van Erp Erasmus School of Law, Criminology Department, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Alison Evans Cuellar George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA Andrew Evans School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK Jacqueline R.

The model also stresses that certain types of interventions are more likely to have recidivismreducing effects than others. , antisocial cognitions, antisocial peers, and substance abuse) and target rehabilitative interventions to specific offender needs that are related to recidivism, and (3) utilize evidence-based treatment practices grounded in behavioral and cognitivebehavioral models.

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