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Author(s): Peter Johnstone
Drugs and Drug Trafficking is a practical informed approach towards a complex topic that will provide a framework for further, stimulating and vigorous classroom discussion. It has been updated with more recent reports than the previous editions.
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Author(s): Morgan Peterson
Enforcement Psychology: Coping with the Rigors of Policing is an innovative guide that explores the emotional environment of law enforcement. Law enforcement officers work in highly emotional settings, yet must be in control of their own emotions. This guide will help the reader navigate through and understand the different emotive situations that police officers face on a daily basis.
Author(s): Kelley Christopher
Recommended as a companion text in lower-level criminal justice and criminology courses, Filling in the Gaps offers a contextual examination of race, sex, culture, and class within the criminal justice system. Going beyond mere understanding of the process of sentencing and punishment, this text allows students to critically assess how experiences of punishment differ for individual within a biased and often prejudicial system.
In Internship Guide to Criminal Justice and Criminology, Lopez, Abney, and Jaramillo have penned an essential text for those interested in obtaining praxis in criminal justice careers: merging years of “theory” into the development of an ongoing career of practice in the field. They focus on the critical skills needed for the fine art of moving from theory to practice (praxis) in a field at times overbur- dened by the first, and underrepresented by the latter.