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Author Kanefield, Teri, 1960- author.

Title Guilty [Axis 360 electronic resource] : crime, punishment, and the changing face of criminal justice / by Teri Kanefield.

Publication Info. Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 134 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130) and index.
Contents Part I: Deciding what behavior to criminalize -- Crimes of opportunity: theft : or good luck? -- Another kind of bank robbery -- Cheating? or lucking into a good deal? -- Race: changing attitudes and laws -- Deciding What is a danger to society -- Killing is a crime, except when it isn't -- Part II: Punishment -- Retribution : "An eye for an eye" -- Deterrence, or a warning to all -- The conveyor belt of justice -- Part III: Due process and the presumption of innocence -- Dolly Mapp and unreasonable searches -- The right to counsel -- Conveyor belts and obstacle courses -- Conclusion: Thinking like a lawyer.
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Guilt (Law) -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Judicial process -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Criminal justice, Administration of (OCoLC)fst00883246
Guilt (Law) (OCoLC)fst00949092
Judicial process (OCoLC)fst00984705
United States (OCoLC)fst01204155
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Guilt (Law)
Judicial process.
Genre Juvenile works (OCoLC)fst01411637
Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Kanefield, Teri, 1960- author. Guilty 9780544148963 (DLC) 2013042010 (OCoLC)862962271
ISBN 9780544465565 electronic bk.
0544465563 electronic bk.
1322248818 (ebk)
9781322248813 (ebk)
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