Crime And Punishment In American History

Author: Lawrence Friedman
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465024469
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In a panoramic history of our criminal justice system from Colonial times to today, one of our foremost legal thinkers shows how America fashioned a system of crime and punishment in its own image.

Crime And Punishment In Latin America

Author: Ricardo D. Salvatore
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822380781
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This volume will appeal to scholars in Latin American studies and to those interested in the social, cultural, and comparative history of law and legal phenomena. Contributors.

Punishment In America

Author: Cyndi Banks
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851096760
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From the Salem witch trials to death row, this work is a gripping analysis of the evolution of punishment practices, policies, and problems in America. * A chronology tracking the history of punishment in the United States begins with ...

Crime And Punishment

Author: Wim Coleman
Publisher: History Compass
Size: 69.48 MB
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This volume introduces criminal justice in the American colonies to the days of westward expansion with discussion of the various punishments and philosophies and opinions on criminal behavior, from the Puritans to Thomas Jefferson, ...

Taming Passion For The Public Good

Author: Mark E. Kann
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814770193
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Ayers, Edward L. Vengeance and Justice: Crime and Punishment in the 19th-
Century American South. New York: Oxford ... and Row, 1976. Barnes, Harry E.
The Evolution of Penology in Pennsylvania: A Study in American Social History.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1927. Beaumont, Gustave de, and Alexis de

Class Race Gender And Crime

Author: Gregg Barak
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742546882
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Drawing examples from history, news stories, and popular culture, argues that crime, criminals, and the criminal justice system are socially constructed phenomena and are dependent upon social movements, political interests, media ...