Encyclopedia of crime & justice

The encyclopedia of crime & justice not only discusses many different kinds of crime--from perjury to terrorism--but also looks at law enforcement, legal procedures and penalties and the social causes and wide-ranging impact of crimes on society. The articles reflect issues dominating the news a...

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Corporate Author: Gale Group.
Other Authors: Dressler, Joshua., Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Macmillan Reference USA, c2002.
Edition: 2nd ed. /
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260 |a New York :  |b Macmillan Reference USA,  |c c2002. 
538 |a Mode of access: World Wide Web. 
538 |a System requirements: Internet access, WWW browser software, Adobe Acrobat reader for PDF files. 
500 |a Online version of the 4 v. Encyclopedia of crime & justice. 2nd ed. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
506 |a Electronic access restricted to Villanova University patrons. 
516 |a Searchable electronic book (HTML or PDF). 
520 |a The encyclopedia of crime & justice not only discusses many different kinds of crime--from perjury to terrorism--but also looks at law enforcement, legal procedures and penalties and the social causes and wide-ranging impact of crimes on society. The articles reflect issues dominating the news and entertainment media--topics that are frequently discussed or assigned in both high school and college curricula. What is perjury? How do copyright laws pertain to the Internet? Can a juvenile be tried as an adult for murder? In 250 A-Z entries, these interdisciplinary articles deal with the sociology, psychology, history and economics of crime. 
530 |a Also available in print. 
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