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Pub Date: 2012
Clear, Todd R. is the author of American Corrections, published 2012 under ISBN 9781133049739 and 1133049737. Seven hundred eighty four American Corrections textbooks are available for sale on ValoreBooks.com, two hundred seventy nine used from the cheapest price of $91.30, or buy new starting at $208.10. [read more]
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A more detailed glossary and more Learning objectivesread more
it is better at explaining the system and the pictures are very detailed
This was my favorite course by far. The questions at the end of each chapter challenged ;me and kept me on my toes.read more
Honestly, I would not change one thing about the contents of this textbook.
I love the study of criminology and learned much about what goes on in the correction system.read more
There isn't much I would change about the book except to give more case studies.
I really enjoyed this class and the book was a great learning tool throughout the semester.read more
The flow of the book makes it easy to read and comprehend.
I learned the different types of facilities and how everyone is separated. (Juvenile, Woman Incarceration, & Men's) etc..read more
The primary subject is learning the different types of facilities. This book was very effective in helping understand the information about incarceration.
It was a really good tool on how the correction systems work in America.read more
I wish it was easier to understand and more direct. It needed to simplify terms more clearly.
There were no issues with this book. I learned a great deal about our past, presemt, and future jail systems and prisons.read more
Jail/prison systems back then were far worse than they are today. America is a blessed nation! Foreign nations don't play about criminal offenders who break the law!!
Honestly, no part of this was least helpful. It was a very well designed book and I had no negative thoughts.read more
Loved this book. Extremely clear, extremely thorough and extremely easy to understand. Pictures and images helped a lot to understand some material.
The book provided great detail about our criminal justice system. It definitely helped me understand it all and pass the class with new. knowledgeread more
Add a few moe illustrations and maybe talk about why the criminals seem to have more rights than the citizens.
Pub Date: 2012