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Corrections in 21st Century : A Practical Approach - 99 edition

Corrections in 21st Century : A Practical Approach (ISBN10: 0534534961; ISBN13: 9780534534967)
ISBN13: 978-0534534967
ISBN10: 0534534961

Summary: Covers the full range of topics found in a corrections course in the most practical and easily-accessible manner of any text on the market. Corrections was written as a response to those faculty who are frustrated with the level of rigor and detail now found in other Corrections texts. Kären Hess is well-known for creating exceptional pedagogical aids; this text utilizes tools that reinforce and enhance student learning. Her reputation as an author who makes cri moreminal justice content accessible to all types of students is continued and enhanced with this exciting new text.

  • Kären Hess adds to her long line of successful texts known for student accessibility with this new corrections title. Perfectly meets the needs of the two-year schools and lower end four-year schools because of the practical presentation of material.
  • Includes extensive and persuasive use of pedagogy including opening quotations, "Do You Know?" sections, "Can You Define?" sections, introductions, key terms, quotations, summaries, discussion questions, references, and cases.
  • Presents a thorough integration of theory and application. All the famous theorists are included, as well as quotations from personnel and inmates in correctional institutions. This combination gives students an accurate feel for corrections today.
  • Traditional material is covered completely as well as coverage of alternatives to corrections and information on community-based corrections. less

Edition/Copyright: 99
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Year Published: 1999
International: No

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