- Increased emphasis on evidence-based decisionmaking in corrections
- New author team, new title, and more engaging and reader-friendly content
- Highly visual full-color interior at a very affordable price point
- A completely new chapter brings together all aspects of correctional administration
Corrections: Exploring Crime, Punishment, and Justice in America provides a thorough introduction to the topic of corrections in America. In addition to providing complete coverage of the history and structure of corrections, it offers a balanced account of the issues facing the field so that readers can arrive at informed opinions regarding the process of corrections in America. The third edition introduces new content and fully updated information on America’s correctional system in a lively, colorful, readable textbook
Students in the criminal justice field.