This classic best seller examines criminal justice across several disciplines, presenting elements from criminology, sociology, law, history, psychology, and political science. Broad coverage of the facts, uncompromising scholarship, an engaging writing style, and compelling delivery of current events make THE AMERICAN SYSTEM OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE, now in its 14th Edition, one of the best books available for an in-depth look at the American criminal justice system. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.For Taylor, the benefits of plea bargaining were clear: His charges were reduced, he avoided any time in jail or prison, and he ... Research showed, however, that when plea bargaining was barred in the felony trial courts, it did not disappear.
|Title||:||The American System of Criminal Justice|
|Author||:||George Cole, Christopher Smith, Christina DeJong|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-30|