For courses in Introduction to Corrections, Institutional Corrections, and Crime and Punishment. This is the # 1 Intro to Corrections book in the market! It has been the # 1 book since the 1970s! New and updated statistics and figures bring the currency into this leading text in the corrections field. The latest trends and issues in corrections are represented, bringing the hottest topics in corrections to life. Coverage of the early history of corrections right through current day happenings show the lifelong progression of the correctional field in Corrections in America 11/e. New chapter learning tools and instructor support prove once again why this text is one of the most respected introductory textbooks in America today. A complete and extensive Multi-Media package make this new revision an immediate hit!Edward J. Latessa is the author of 'Corrections in America (11th Edition)', published 2006 under ISBN 9780131950856 and ISBN 0131950851.