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Author Krisberg, Barry

Title Continuing the Struggle for Justice : 100 Years of the National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2007

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Description 1 online resource (329 pages)
Contents COVER; CONTENTS; PREFACE; PART I: THE VIEWS FROM NCCD'S FIVE PRESIDENTS; 1 -- RATIONAL CRIME TREATMENT; 2 -- A CRITIQUE OF THE MODEL PENAL CODE SENTENCING PROPOSALS; 3 -- MILTON RECTOR; 4 -- DOING VIOLENCE TO THE CRIME PROBLEM; 5 -- HATE THE PLAYER AND HATE THE GAME; PART II: THE NEED FOR A SEPARATE SYSTEM OF JUSTICE FOR CHILDREN; 6 -- THE JUVENILE COURT IN THE SERVICE STATE; 7 -- THE YOUTH SERVICE BUREAU; 8 -- SAFETY AND WELFARE REVIEW OF THE CALIFORNIA YOUTH AUTHORITY; 9 -- CREATING EFFECTIVE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEMS; PART III: ALTERNATIVES TO MASS INCARCERATION; 10 -- THE EXTRAVAGANCE OFIMPRISONMENT
11 -- THE STATE OF CORRECTIONS TODAY12 -- THE "PRISON PAYS" STUDIES; 13 -- MAKING PAROLING POLICY EXPLICIT; 14 -- IMPEDIMENTS TO PENAL REFORM; PART IV: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF VIOLENCE; 15 -- THE MICHIGAN STRUCTURED DECISION-MAKING SYSTEM; 16 -- THE RELATIVE VALIDITY OF ACTUARIAL AND CONSENSUS-BASED RISK ASSESSMENT SYSTEMS; 17 -- IMPROVED DECISION MAKING IN CHILD MALTREATMENT CASES; 18 -- THE PLIGHT OF CHILDREN WHOSE PARENTS ARE IN PRISON; PART V: THE LINK BETWEEN SOCIAL JUSTICE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE; 19 -- RACIAL DISCRIMINATION IN CRIMINAL SENTENCING; 20 -- ORGANIZING FOR COMMUNITY POLICING
21 -- VIOLENCE, U.S.A.22 -- THE COLOR OF LAW AND THE ISSUE OF COLOR; 23 -- NAVIGATING THE HIDDEN OBSTACLES TO EX-OFFENDER REENTRY; 24 -- TAKING IT TO THE STREETS; 25 -- WE DO NOT DESERVE TO KILL; PART VI: CONCLUSION; INDEX; ABOUT THE EDITORS
Summary This centennial collection of essays and original research studies captures the varied spectrum of philosophies and concerns of the Board and staff of the National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD) over the past century . The criminological experts represented in this volume are renowned for their study and research into the far reaches of this field of study. As a chronicle of the NCCD's development, editors Barry Krisberg, Susan Marchionna, and Christopher Baird include some of the most groundbreaking material to come out of the workings of this unique American institution
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Subject National Council on Crime and Delinquency -- History
National Council on Crime and Delinquency.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Marchionna, Susan
Baird, S. Christopher
ISBN 9781452266862
1452266867
9781452278957
1452278954