Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Sense and Nonsense About Crime and Drugs - 7th edition

Sense and Nonsense About Crime and Drugs (ISBN10: 049580987X; ISBN13: 9780495809876)
ISBN13: 978-0495809876
ISBN10: 049580987X

Summary: Samuel Walker's SENSE AND NONSENSE ABOUT CRIME, DRUGS, AND COMMUNITIES was one of the first books to challenge common misconceptions about crime, and the new Seventh Edition remains uniquely effective at doing so. Described as a masterful critique of American policies on everything from crime control, to guns, to drugs, this incisive book cuts through popular myths and political rhetoric while emphasizing current research and proven practice. The result is a distinct
ly lucid, research-based work that clearly reveals what does not work in crime policy while identifying shared characteristics of successful approaches, including carefully defined, narrowly focused, problem-oriented programs in policing and prosecution. This engaging text captures the full complexity of the administration of justice while providing readers with a clear sense of its key principles and general patterns.
...show more
Summary: Samuel Walker's SENSE AND NONSENSE ABOUT CRIME, DRUGS, AND COMMUNITIES was one of the first books to challenge common misconceptions about crime, and the new Seventh Edition remains uniquely effective at doing so. Described as a masterful critique of American policies on everything from crime control, to guns, to drugs, this incisive book cuts through popular myths and political rhetoric while emphasizing current research and proven practice. The result is a distinctly lucid, research-based work that clearly reveals what does not work in crime policy while identifying shared characteristics of successful approaches, including carefully defined, narrowly focused, problem-oriented programs in policing and prosecution. This engaging text captures the full complexity of the administration of justice while providing readers with a clear sense of its key principles and general patterns. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 7TH 11
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Published: 05/05/2010
International: No

View Author Bio
View eBook Requirements
View Digital Rights

Other Editions of Sense and Nonsense About Crime and Drugs:


List Price: $133.00
Used $39.90
Used
Save $93.10 (70%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 1 days, 5 hours and 25 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New $46.55
Rental $19.99
Due back 07/31/2015
eTextbook $92.99
Marketplace sellers starting at $12.85

24 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Sense and Nonsense About Crime and Drugs
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (24)  |  New (3)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (9)  |  Acceptable (7)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$12.85
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Bookbyte-OR
Salem, OR
Seller Rating: 4.57
May include moderately worn cover, writing, markings or slight discoloration. SKU:9780495809876-4-0
$12.90
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Firehouse Liquidation
Vancouver, WA
Seller Rating: 4.19
May NOT include supplemental materials such as CDs and access codes. May include some highlighting or writing. Ships next business day! Choose expedited shipping for delivery in 2-6 business days!
$15.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Clear-Lake
Houston, TX
Seller Rating: 4.5
2010 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$24.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Lewisville
Lewisville, TX
Seller Rating: 4.89
2010 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$33.93
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Mary Phipps FL
Rockford, IL
Seller Rating: 4.67
2010-05-05 Paperback Very Good VERY GOOD-This book is in Very Good condition-clean text, tight binding. Has highlighting and some wear on the cover.
$39.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 3.71
2010 Trade paperback 7th ed. Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 385 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white, Tables, black & white, Figures.
$51.81
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
Used - Very Good Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$55.30
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
TextbookBarn
Agoura Hills, CA
Seller Rating: 0
049580987X These books are collected from multiple sources and multiple copies are usually available. When checked in they are all verified that they are in ?Good? to ?Like New? condition. Although w ...show moree do check and when sure the information is located in the title above, it is impossible to be 100% sure that each book has all the supplemental material (i.e, unused access card, CD/DVD etc.). These books are not available for expedited shipping and may take up to 14 business days to receive. ...show less
$78.75
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Nettextstore
Lincoln, NE
Seller Rating: 4.55
2010 Paperback Good Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24 hours in quality packaging. Satisfaction guaranteed. This item may not include any CDs, Infotracs, A ...show moreccess cards or other supplementary material. ...show less
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close