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Author Silberman, Charles E., 1925-2011.

Title Criminal violence, criminal justice / Charles E. Silberman.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, [1978]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Alleman HS Stacks - ALLG-6  364.973 SIL    AVAILABLE
 Graves-Hume PL Adult Non Fiction - GVHY-12  364.9 SIL    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  HV6789 .S55    AVAILABLE
 Mineral-Gold PL Stacks - MGPG-8  364.973 Sil    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  HV6789 .S55    AVAILABLE
 Western District PL Adult Non-Fiction - WDLG-7  364.973 S    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xviii, 540 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [498]-524.
Contents Foreword -- Fear -- As American as Jesse James -- Robber, hustlers, and other dudes -- Poverty and crime -- "Beware the day they change their minds": race, culture, and crime -- "The insufficiency of human institutions": an introduction to the criminal justice system -- The wisdom of Solomon, the patience of Job: what the police do--and won't do -- Perry Mason in Wonderland: what happens in criminal court -- Juvenile justice: "How could it have happened when we were so sincere?" -- "To reclimb the slope": the limits of correctional reform -- Afterword: "Whatever is, is possible" -- Appendix: notes on crime statistics -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject Criminals -- United States.
Crime -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
Violence -- United States.
ISBN 0394483065 : $15.00

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