Crime and Punishment around the World [4 volumes]

Crime and Punishment around the World [4 volumes]

By: Professor Graeme R. Newman (editor)Hardback

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This comprehensive, detailed account explores crime and punishment throughout the world through the eyes of leading experts, local authors and scholars, and government officials. * Four volumes covering Africa, the Americas, Asia/Pacific, and Europe * More than 200 essays written by academics, government officials, and independent experts * Four world maps and sixteen regional maps depicting distribution of murder rates, prison, corporal punishment, and death penalty rates * A "Learn More" section in each chapter that lists 4-6 recommended readings * Quick reference information at the start of each entry providing at a glance a country's type of legal system, use or prohibition of capital and corporal punishment, and levels of serious crimes such as murder and human trafficking

About Author

Graeme R. Newman is distinguished teaching professor at the School of Criminal Justice, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780313351334
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1586
  • ID: 9780313351334
  • ISBN10: 0313351333

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