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Community Justice.

By: Clear, Todd R.
Contributor(s): Hamilton, Jr., John R, Jr | Cadora, Eric.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2010Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (167 p.).ISBN: 9780203855805.Subject(s): Community policing - United States | Community policing --United States | Community-based corrections - United States | Community-based corrections --United States | Criminal justice, Administration of - United States | Criminal justice, Administration of --United States | Neighborhood justice centers - United States | Neighborhood justice centers --United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Community JusticeDDC classification: 364.6/8 | 364.68 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Criminal justice and the community; 2 Policing and community justice; 3 The courts and community justice; 4 Corrections and community justice; 5 The future of community justice; Appendix: Community justice as a strategy: how CASES makes it work; Index
Summary: Community Justice discusses concepts of community within the context of justice policy and programs, and addresses the important relationship between the criminal justice system and the community in the USA.Taking a bold stance in the criminal justice debate, this book argues that crime management is more effective through the use of informal (as opposed to formal) social control. It demonstrates how an increasing number of criminal justice elements are beginning to understand that the development of partnerships within the community that enhance informal social control will
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Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Criminal justice and the community; 2 Policing and community justice; 3 The courts and community justice; 4 Corrections and community justice; 5 The future of community justice; Appendix: Community justice as a strategy: how CASES makes it work; Index

Community Justice discusses concepts of community within the context of justice policy and programs, and addresses the important relationship between the criminal justice system and the community in the USA.Taking a bold stance in the criminal justice debate, this book argues that crime management is more effective through the use of informal (as opposed to formal) social control. It demonstrates how an increasing number of criminal justice elements are beginning to understand that the development of partnerships within the community that enhance informal social control will

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<p>Todd R. Clear is Dean of the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University, Newark NJ, USA. He is a past president of the American Society of Criminology and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.</p> <p>John Hamilton is Associate Professor of Criminal Justice Administration at Park University. He retired at the rank of Major from the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department after 26½ years of service. He has extensive experience in community policing and problem solving, and is also member of the Board of Directors for Synergy Services, Inc.</p> <p>Eric Cadora is Founder and Director of the Justice Mapping Center. Prior to establishing the Center, he has served as Program Officer for The After Prison Initiative at the Open Society Institute; as Director for Research and Policy, Court Communications, and Day Centre divisions of the Centre for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES); and has also conducted graduate work at New York University. </p>

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