6103328

9780135147740

Justice Blind? Ideals and Realities of American Criminal Justice (3rd Edition)

Justice Blind? Ideals and Realities of American Criminal Justice (3rd Edition)
$93.37
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$100.80
Discount
7% Off
You Save
$7.43

  • Condition: New
  • Provider: Ergodebooks Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    82%
  • Ships From: Multiple Locations
  • Shipping: Standard
  • Comments: Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.

   30-day money back guarantee
$6.19
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
$100.80
Discount
93% Off
You Save
$94.61

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: NetTextllc Contact
  • Provider Rating:
    88%
  • Ships From: Lincoln, NE
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited
  • Comments: Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24 hours in quality packaging. Satisfaction guaranteed.

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
Cancel
  • ISBN-13: 9780135147740
  • ISBN: 0135147743
  • Edition: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall

AUTHOR

Matthew B. Robinson

SUMMARY

Justice Blind? Ideals and Realities of American Criminal Justice, 3rd Edition provides a thought-provoking critique of American criminal justice, one aimed at bringing about real-world change in our political and criminal justice agencies. This text is an excellent example of critical criminology for introductory students. The coverage of current issues is great, and Robinson injects the importance of factors such as politics and the media. The text inspires critical thinking in students! Lisa Anne Zilney, Montclair State University Robinson provides a rigorous social commentary regarding social institutions and their roles in the criminal law making and criminal justice systems. For example, the media as a player (rather than a reporter) in American criminal justice is new to many students, and this is a challenge that Robinson invites them to consider, with excellent information along the way. Demetra Pappas, Seton Hall University The books greatest strength is that it is more than just an introductory text. It explains the [criminal justice] system and is realistically critical of it. Gary R. Perlstein, Portland State University I like the authors willingness to challenge the conventional wisdom. Critical criminology is crucial to the advancement of the field. Joan Crowley, New Mexico State University. Justice Blind? Ideals and Realities of American Criminal Justice, 3rd Edition critically examines criminal justice and media processes including the political and ideological nature of law-making, crime, and terrorism. Other topics include: policing, bail and plea bargaining, sentencing, punishment through incarceration and the death penalty, the war on drugs, and that role that race, class, and gender play in criminal justice.Matthew B. Robinson is the author of 'Justice Blind? Ideals and Realities of American Criminal Justice (3rd Edition)', published 2008 under ISBN 9780135147740 and ISBN 0135147743.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.