Corrections Today, 3rd Edition
- Larry J. Siegel
- Clemens Bartollas
- ISBN-10: 1305261089
- ISBN-13: 9781305261082
- 448 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2014, 2011
- COPYRIGHT: 2016 Published
CORRECTIONS TODAY, 3rd Edition, is a briefer, visual, paperback alternative to hardback Introduction to Corrections texts, ideal for instructors who are looking for course materials that emphasize real-world concepts and applications in their Corrections courses. This innovative text examines the field of corrections through the lens of students who are giving serious thought to a career in the field or are working in corrections while seeking an advanced degree in order to be promoted or switch job paths. CORRECTIONS TODAY, 3rd Edition, offers a practical, engaging, career-focused, and thoroughly authoritative introduction to corrections.
Part I: WHY DO WE PUNISH?
1. The Correctional System.
Part II: HOW DO WE PUNISH?
2. Sentencing and the Correctional Process.
Part III: HOW DO WE CORRECT IN THE COMMUNITY?
3. Community Corrections: Diversion and Probation.
4. Intermediate Sanctions.
Part IV: WHERE DO WE PUNISH?
5. The Jail: Detention and Short-Term Confinement.
6. Correctional Institutions.
7. The Prison Experience: Males.
8. The Prison Experience: Females.
9. Prisoners' Rights.
Part V: HOW DO WE REHABILITATE?
10. Correctional Programs and Services.
11. Parole and Release to the Community.
Part VI: WHAT ARE SPECIAL NEEDS POPULATIONS?
12. Special Prison Populations.
13. Capital Punishment and the Death Row Inmate.
14. The Juvenile Offender.
Part VII: WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF CORRECTIONS?
15. Today's Corrections Professional: Characteristics, Challenges, and Opportunities.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
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