Grantsmanship for Criminal Justice and Criminology

Author: Mark S. Davis

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1452221545

Category: Social Science

Page: 144

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The history making US Crime Control Act of 1994 earmarked hundreds of millions of dollars in grant monies for a variety of justice related purposes turning crime control into a growing industry. This book directs the reader towards locating new sources of public and private funding as well as how to: formulate and state a problem that argues for funding; describe the methods for addressing the problem; clearly state measurable objectives; propose a comprehensive evaluation plan; succinctly describe the applicant's qualifications; detail and defend a budget; and solicit meaningful letters of support.
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The Concise Dictionary of Crime and Justice

Author: Mark S. Davis

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1483391876

Category: Social Science

Page: 296

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A handy reference for students, professionals, and anyone interested in criminal justice and criminology, The Concise Dictionary of Crime and Justice is an excellent, wide-ranging resource with clear definitions for over 2,000 key criminal justice terms. Often going beyond simple definitions, the dictionary presents and explains common misperceptions for selected entries. The concise definitions of terms will be easily accessible to a wide audience3⁄4 from students in introductory courses to professionals looking to brush up on key terms. Some of the topics covered in entries include: abduction, cycle of violence, eyewitness testimony, facial reconstruction, habeas corpus, La Cosa Nostra, Nuremberg Principle, Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO), typology, Walker spy ring, and zoophilia.
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Research Methods in Criminal Justice and Criminology

Author: Frank E. Hagan

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 523

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Blends sound pedagogy in research methods instruction with a range of classic and contemporary research examples from criminology and criminal justice. Students learn how to carry out research and also become familiar with the research that currently is available.
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Subject Guide to Books in Print

An Index to the Publishers' Trade List Annual

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

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An Introduction to Criminal Justice

Author: Jamie Harding,Pamela Davies,George Mair

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1526411865

Category: Social Science

Page: 504

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A contemporary guide to the criminal justice process, the broad scope of this book means it will be a trusted companion throughout a Criminology and/or Criminal Justice degree. The contents of An Introduction to Criminal Justice include: 23 chapters spanning all that’s involved with, and fully contextualising, the criminal justice process: the agencies, institutions and processes and procedures that deal with victims, offenders and offending A detailed timeline of criminal justice since 1945 Consideration of victims and witnesses, complaints and misconduct A comprehensive review of policing, prosecution, the courts, imprisonment and community sanctions A focus on community safety, crime prevention and youth justice A review of the effectiveness of the criminal justice process Exploration of global and international dimensions as well as the futures of criminal justice Lots of helpful extras including further reading suggestions, case studies, self-study questions and a glossary of terms. The accompanying website to An Introduction to Criminal Justice has: A podcast interview with a police officer Practice essay questions Multiple choice questions Suggested website resources to explore Videos.
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How to Prepare a Competitive Grant Proposal

A Guide for University Faculty Members Pursuing Criminal Justice Research Grants

Author: Doris L. MacKenzie,Belinda Rodgers McCarthy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Criminal justice, Administration of

Page: 39

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Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden für Dummies

Author: John Mutz,Katherine Murray

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527657835

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 397

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Gemeinnützige Organisationen nehmen immer häufiger Fundraiser ins Boot, um Mittel zu beschaffen. "Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden für Dummies" führt Sie in das Fundraising ein und begleitet Sie bei der Vorbereitung, Erstellung, Umsetzung und Bewertung eines Fundraising-Systems. Wie entwickeln Sie als Fundraiser einen Fundraising-Plan? Wie präsentieren Sie Ihr Anliegen überzeugend vor potenziellen Spendern? Wie finden Sie Spender und wie gewinnen Sie sie für Ihre Spendenaktion? Die Autoren zeigen Ihnen, welche Hilfsmittel und Kampagnen Ihnen zum Fundraising und Sponsoring zur Verfügung stehen, wie Sie ehrenamtliche Mitarbeiter suchen und finden, wie Sie für Ihre Organisation werben und wie Sie das Internet beim Fundraising nutzen können.
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Books in Print

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.
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Criminological theory

Author: Franklin P. Williams,Marilyn D. McShane

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 338

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[This] book is about the major sociological theories of crime. While there are other approaches to the study of crime, since the 1920s criminology has been oriented toward sociology. There are, however, some comments on biological and psychological theories of crime and delinquency in the chapter on Positivism. Those comments have been expanded, in response to instructors' requests. However, [the author] still intend the book to be representative of what criminological theory has "been", because a course in criminological theory is mainly a course in history.-Pref.
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Criminology Theory

Selected Classic Readings

Author: Frank P. Williams, III,Marilyn D. McShane

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1437755364

Category: Political Science

Page: 350

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A distinguished collection of readings representing the fundamental perspectives of criminology theory, this anthology presents original classics that are intelligible to undergraduates as well as graduates. Classic works from criminologists such as Cesare Beccaria, Jeremy Bentham, Cesare Lombroso, Clifford R. Shaw and Henry D. McKay, Thorsten Sellin, Edwin H. Sutherland, Ronald L. Akers, Robert K. Merton, Albert K. Cohen, Richard A. Cloward and Lloyd E. Ohlin, Walter B. Miller, Howard S. Becker, Edwin M. Lemert, Richard Quinney, Steven Spitzer, Austin T. Turk, Gresham M. Sykes and David Matza, Walter C. Reckless, Travis Hirschi, Lawrence E. Cohen and Marcus Felson, and Dorie Klein. The authors provide organization and context to a collection of writings from renowned and respected criminologists. A brief criminologist profile precedes each presentation of a classic article written by that criminologist.
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Encyclopedia of Juvenile Justice

Author: Marilyn D. McShane,Frank P Williams III

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1452265275

Category: Social Science

Page: 448

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From boot camps to truancy, the Encyclopedia of Juvenile Justice provides more than 200 up-to-date, concise, and readable entries in a single, authoritative volume. The editors, noted authors of several criminal justice books and editors of the award-winning Encyclopedia of Prisons, cover historical and contemporary theories, concepts, and real-world practices of juvenile justice in the United States. The entries address a broad range of issues and topics, such as alcohol and drug abuse, arson, the death penalty for juveniles, computer and Internet crime, gun violence, gangs, missing children, school violence, teen pregnancy, and delinquency theories. In addition, topics cover society's response to the problems of juvenile justice, punishments meted out to America's juvenile offenders, juvenile rehabilitation programs, and well-known researchers and professionals in the field. Key Features More than 200 articles, written by a stellar collection of academic theorists and real-world practitioners Complete review of the complicated juvenile legal and court system, juvenile punishment, rehabilitation efforts, and legislation Extensive entries on child and adolescent crimes, pathologies, and problems Coverage of psychological, biological, and sociological theories of delinquency, as well as historic "body type" theories Addresses such historical topics as the deinstitutionalization movement, the Chicago Area Project, and the Provo Experiment Profiles historic theorists and policymakers in juvenile justice Includes a special appendix on print and electronic resources on juvenile justice Comprehensive index, including a reader's guide that facilitates browsing and offers easy access to information Recommended Libraries Public, academic, school, law/legal, special, and private/corporate
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Early-warning robbery reduction projects

an assessment of performance

Author: Warner A. Eliot,John R. Strack,Alice E. Witter,National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice. National Evaluation Program,Mitre Corporation

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Political Science

Page: 114

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Continuing Education

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Continuing education

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