Encyclopedia of criminology and criminal justice /

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Uniform title:Encyclopedia of criminology and criminal justice (Springer)
Imprint:New York : Springer, [2014]
Description:1 online resource (lxii, 5614 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Series:Springer reference
Springer reference.
Subject:Criminology -- Encyclopedias.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Encyclopedias.
Sciences sociales.
Sciences humaines.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11081725
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Other authors / contributors:Bruinsma, Gerben, editor.
Weisburd, David, editor.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed November 4, 2013).
Summary:The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice is an international, comprehensive reference tool for the field of Criminology and Criminal Justice that is both cutting edge as well as of very high scientific quality and prestige. This 10-volume work provides a complete and systematic coverage of the field that is unprecedented. The Encyclopedia "defines the field" through its choice of organization and entries. It identifies and brings emerging ideas and trends to the forefront. The Encyclopedia covers Criminology and Criminal Justice in ten broad areas, with leading researchers writing substantive contributions within their area of expertise: Corrections and Criminal Justice Supervision in the Community Courts, Sentencing and the Judicial System Crimes, Criminals and Victims Crime Places and Situations Explanations for Criminal Behavior Forensic Science Data, Methods, and Statistics Police and Law Enforcement Psychology of Law Social Interventions and Prevention.
Other form:Print version: Encyclopedia of criminology and criminal justice. New York : Springer, [2014] 9781461456896
Standard no.:10.1007/978-1-4614-5690-2