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Probation, Parole and Community Corrections in the United States (Hardcover)

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    Dean John Champion is Professor of Criminal Justice, Texas A & M International University; Laredo, Texas. Dr. Champion has taught at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, California State University-Long Beach, and Minot State University. He earned his Ph.D. from Purdue University and B.S. and M.A. degrees from Brigham Young University. He also completed several years of law school at the Nashville School of Law.

    Dr. Champion has written over 35 texts and/or edited works and maintains memberships in eleven professional organizations. He is a lifetime member of the American Society of Criminology, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and the American Sociological Association. He is a former editor of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences/Anderson Publishing Company Series onIssues in Crime and Justice and the Journal of Crime and Justice. He is a contributing author for theEncarta Encyclopedia 2000 for Microsoft. He has been a Visiting Scholar for the National Center for Juvenile Justice and is a former president of the Midwestern Criminal Justice Association. He has also designed and/or offered numerous online courses for the University of Phoenix, Excelsior University, and the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.

    Among his published books for Prentice-Hall include Administration of Criminal Justice: Structure, Function, and Process (2003);Basic Statistics for Social Research (1970, 1981); Research Methods for Criminal Justice and Criminology 3/e (1993, 2000, 2006);The Juvenile Justice System: Delinquency, Processing, and the Law 4/e (1992, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007 forthcoming);Corrections in the United States: A Contemporary Perspective 4/e (1990, 1998, 2001, 2005);Probation, Parole, and Community Corrections 5/e (1990, 1996, 1999, 2005);Policing in the Community (w/George Rush) (1996); and The Administration of Justice Systems (2001). Dr. Champion's specialty interests include juvenile justice, criminal justice administration, corrections, and statistics/methods.

    Filled with the most up-to-date statistics, cases and citations, this book offers a comprehensive look at the probation and parole process for both juvenile and adult offenders. Known for its extensive coverage, it includes discussion of offender needs and risks, a variety of supervision programs, inmate re-entry issues and solutions, and theories of crime and rehabilitation. Readers are provided with samples of important forms and paperwork, while special features highlight international practices and stories from the field. Covers all aspects of offender processing including special topics such as: electronic monitoring, home confinement, global position satellite tracking, intensive supervised probation/parole, seamless probation/parole, prediction instruments, etc. Shows all aspects of processing both adults and juveniles and provides examples specific to each type of offender. Provides samples of specific paperwork such as pre-sentence investigation reports for adults and pre-dispositional reports for juveniles. Offers unique international coverageand examples of probation and parole programs in 14 different countries.An excellent reference for any practioner in Corrections.

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    ISBN 9780136130581
    Genre LAW / Criminal Law / General
    Format Hardcover
    Pages 726
    Publisher Date 2007-03-02 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Prentice Hall
    Copyright Year 2008
    Height 10.75 in
    Wdth 8.25 in
    Thickness 1.25 in
    Unit weight 3.7 lb
    Language English
    Edition Number 6
    Audience College/higher education
    Authors Champion, Dean J.
    Dimensions 8.0x6.0x1.0
    Country of Origin United States

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