Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Introduction to law and criminal justice / James R. Acker, Joanne M. Malatesta.

By: Acker, James R, 1951- [author.].
Contributor(s): Malatesta, JoAnne M [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2013Description: xv, 437 pages ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781449690328 (pbk.); 9781449626778 (pbk.).Subject(s): Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Criminal law -- United States | Crime -- United States
Contents:
Crime, punishment, and the rule of law -- The general principles of the criminal law -- Criminal law defenses : excuse, justification, and beyond -- The individual and the state : balancing personal liberty and social order -- Due process of law and equal protection of the laws -- The first amendment and the freedom of speech -- Criminal punishment and the constitution -- The bill of rights, trial by jury, and the role and function of prosecutors and defense counsel -- The fourth Amendment and the law of search and seizure -- Interrogation and confessions.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Book Law Law Library
Open Shelf Collection
(D)29.3 KF9223 .A923 2013 (Browse shelf) In transit from Main Library to Law Library since 05/03/2020 1000091693

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Crime, punishment, and the rule of law -- The general principles of the criminal law -- Criminal law defenses : excuse, justification, and beyond -- The individual and the state : balancing personal liberty and social order -- Due process of law and equal protection of the laws -- The first amendment and the freedom of speech -- Criminal punishment and the constitution -- The bill of rights, trial by jury, and the role and function of prosecutors and defense counsel -- The fourth Amendment and the law of search and seizure -- Interrogation and confessions.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.