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A theory of criminal justice

by Hyman Gross

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal law -- Philosophy,
  • Criminal law

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHyman Gross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5018 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 521 p. ;
    Number of Pages521
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4548718M
    ISBN 100195023498, 0195023501
    LC Control Number77017049

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Hyman Gross (Author) Cited by: A Theory of Criminal Justice book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. pages. Softcover book.4/5(1). Criminal justice as a feature of removal and correction -- The popular view -- The inaccuracies in this view -- A radical change and the objections to it -- Chapter Two: Conceiving criminal conduct: acts -- I.

Acts and bodily movements -- The orthodox view and its difficulties -- Objections to the orthodox view -- Toward a better conception -- : ✏Criminal Justice Theory Book Summary: Criminal Justice Theory is the first comprehensive volume on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice. The authors argue that theory in criminal justice is currently underdeveloped and inconsistently applied, especially in comparison to the role of theory in the study of crime itself.

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No eBook available A Theory of Criminal Justice. Hyman Gross. Oxford University Press, - Criminal law - pages. 0 Reviews. a viable theory about what makes and unmakes the criminal" (p. xiii). He sees the administration of criminal justice as the most important determinant of criminality, believing criminal law to be "a tool of moral learning by the society at large" (p.

A theory of criminal justice book. Moral education inculcates an internalized aversion that. A Theory of Justice Summary and Study Guide. Thanks for exploring this SuperSummary Study Guide of “A Theory of Justice” by John Rawls.

A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This book is a revised edition of A Theory of Justice, published in by Harvard University Press.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Rawls, John, – A theory of justice / John Rawls. — Rev. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (cloth: alk.

paper). — ISBN (paper. The theory faults traditional approaches to crime for separating victims and offenders, revictimizing the victim, and transforming offenders into victims of the unjust criminal justice system.

This perspective argues that "crime" is defined and framed by the state through the criminal justice. Criminal justice theory can be divided into two main categories. The first includes works that seek to explain the operation of the criminal justice system.

Most of these contributions have grappled with the core reality of American criminal justice: its rising embrace of punitiveness and the growth of. Criminal Justice: An Introduction to Philosophies, Theories and Practice By John Cochrane; Gaynor Melville; Ian Marsh Routledge, Read preview Overview Criminal Justice Research Methods: Theory and Practice By Gerald J.

Bayens; Cliff Roberson CRC Press, (2nd edition). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Preface --Chapter One: Conceiving criminal justice --I. Criminal justice as social criticism al justice as moral criticism --Rules of conduct and their moral status --The moral standing of punishment --Moralism and the hinges of liability --Morality and.

This is a book about criminal justice theory. Students of criminal justice and the law – and in reality other disciplines as well – are invariably overwhelmed by the word ‘theory’ which they seem to subconsciously associate with the esoteric or even the mythical and scary ‘rocket science’ with the outcome being an inherent resistance to the subject matter.

Criminal Justice Ethics: Theory and Practice 2/e takes a sociological approach to criminal justice ethics by emphasizing the social and historical aspects of ethical inquiry. The author presents a unique discussion of ethical issues by exploring moral dilemmas faced by professionals in the criminal justice system before examining the major.

Criminal Justice Ethics examines the criminal justice system through an ethical lens by identifying ethical issues in practice and theory, exploring ethical dilemmas, and offering suggestions for resolving ethical issues and dilemmas faced by criminal justice professionals.

BOOK REVIEWS functional elements of developing a theory of political crime. At best one can use this work as a step toward the development of such a theory of political crime.

but this text by itself does not accomplish this goal. On the other hand. the book is an excellent contribution to criminal justice, legal, and historical literature.

Criminal Justice Theory, Second Edition is the first and only text, edited by U.S. criminal justice educators, on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice, not criminological theory. This new edition includes entirely new chapters as well as revisions to all others, with an eye to accessibility and coherence for upper division Brand: Edward R.

Maguire. Just when everyone (or at least everyone who lives in a city) is up in arms about spiraling crime rates and an apparently hamstrung punitive system, Hyman Gross, professor of law at New York University, rises above the occasion with a thorough, systematic, and highly theoretical discussion of criminal justice.

His aim is not to ""invent a conception of criminal justice"" but to ""discover it. Book Description. Criminal Justice Theory examines the theoretical foundations of criminal justice in the modern era, whilst also considering legal philosophy and ethics, explaining criminal behaviour, and discussing policing, the court process, and penology in the context of contemporary socio-economic debates.

Throughout the book, a realist theoretical thread acts as a guide interlinking. Criminal Justice Theory, Second Edition is the first and only text, edited by U.S. criminal justice educators, on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice, not criminological theory.

This new edition includes entirely new chapters as well as revisions to all others, with an eye to accessibility and coherence for upper division undergraduate and beginning graduate students in the Cited by: Criminology theory courses and theory textbooks concentrate almost exclusively on explaining crime.

Theoretical research in the field, as evidenced by the articles published in the journals Criminology and Justice Quarterly, mostly test preexisting explanations for crime.Criminal Justice Theory is the first comprehensive volume on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice.

The authors argue that theory in criminal justice is currently underdeveloped and inconsistently applied, especially in comparison to the role of theory in the study of crime itself.