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Justice, Crime, and Ethics

; Belinda R. McCarthy ; Bernard J. McCarthy

Justice, Crime, and Ethics, a leading textbook in criminal justice programs, examines ethical dilemmas pertaining to the administration of criminal justice and professional activities in the field. This tenth edition continues to deliver a broad scope of topics, focusing on law enforcement, legal practice, sentencing, corrections, research, crime control policy, and philosophical issues. Les mer
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Justice, Crime, and Ethics, a leading textbook in criminal justice programs, examines ethical dilemmas pertaining to the administration of criminal justice and professional activities in the field. This tenth edition continues to deliver a broad scope of topics, focusing on law enforcement, legal practice, sentencing, corrections, research, crime control policy, and philosophical issues. The book's robust coverage encompasses contentious issues such as capital punishment, prison corruption, and the use of deception in police interrogation.





The tenth edition includes new material in a number of chapters including "Learning Police Ethics," "Using Ethical Dilemmas in Training Police," "Prison Corruption," "Crime and Justice Myths," "Corporate Misconduct and Ethics," "Ethics and Criminal Justice Research," and "Ethical Issues in Confronting Terrorism." The use of "Case Studies," "Ethical Dilemmas," and "Policy and Ethics" boxes continues throughout the textbook. A new feature for this edition is the inclusion of "International Perspective" boxes in a number of relevant chapters.





Students of criminal justice, as well as instructors and professionals in the field, continue to rely on this thorough, dependable resource on ethical decision making in the criminal justice system.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

A Note about the Tenth Edition





SECTION I INTRODUCTION





CHAPTER 1 Ethics, Crime, and Justice: An Introductory Note to Students


Michael C. Braswell





CHAPTER 2 Utilitarian and Deontological Approaches to Criminal Justice Ethics


Jeffrey Gold and Michael DeValve





CHAPTER 3 Justice, Ethics, and Peacemaking


Michael C. Braswell and Lana A. McDowell





Case Study 3.1: To Help or Not to Help?





Exercise I.1: Your Personal Philosophy





Exercise I.2: The Ethics of Drug Control Policy





SECTION II ETHICAL ISSUES IN POLICING





CHAPTER 4 Learning Police Ethics: Sources Content, and Implications


Steven J. Ellwanger and Doris M. Hall





CHAPTER 5 Using Ethical Dilemmas in Training Police


Joycelyn M. Pollock, Glen A. Ishoy and Howard E. Williams





CHAPTER 6 Deception in Police Interrogations: Ethical Issues and Dilemmas


Steven J. Ellwanger





CHAPTER 7 Police Ethics, Legal Proselytism, and the Social Order: Paving the Path to Misconduct


Victor E. Kappeler, Gary W. Potter, and Edward Green





SECTION III ETHICS AND THE COURTS





CHAPTER 8 Whatever Happened to Atticus Finch? Lawyers as Legal Advocates and Moral Agents


Joycelyn M. Pollock





Case Study 8.1: Statutory Rapist





CHAPTER 9 Ethical Challenges for Prosecutors


Richard R.E. Kania





Case Study 9.1: It's a Rat Race, and the Best Rat Wins





CHAPTER 10 Balancing Harms: The Ethics and Purposes of Criminal Sentencing


Lawrence F. Travis III and Daniel J. Lytle





CHAPTER 11 Punishment, Crime, and Ethics


Laurie A. Gould, Jack Lightfoot, and Kayla Hulon





CHAPTER 12 To Die or Not to Die: Morality, Ethics, and the Death Penalty


John T. Whitehead, Michael C. Braswell, and Kyle A. Burgason





Case Study 12.1: Politics or Ethics? A Governor's Prerogative





SECTION IV ETHICAL ISSUES IN CORRECTIONS





CHAPTER 13 Ethical Issues in Probation, Parole, and Community Corrections


John T. Whitehead and Vanessa Woodward





CHAPTER 14 Restorative Justice and Ethics: Real-World Applications


Lana McDowell, Michael C. Braswell, and John T. Whitehead





CHAPTER 15 Prison Corruption


Bernard J. McCarthy





CHAPTER 16 Ethics and Prison: Selected Issues


John T. Whitehead, Bradley Edwards, and Hayden Griffin III





Case Study 16.1: Who's Running the Prison?





SECTION V ETHICAL ISSUES IN CRIME CONTROL POLICY AND RESEARCH





CHAPTER 17 Crime and Justice Myths


Egan Green and Michael Bush





Exercise V.1: How Television Affects Our Perceptions of Crime





CHAPTER 18 Juvenile Justice Ethical Issues: How Should We Treat Juveniles?


Kimberly D. Dodson and John T. Whitehead





Chapter 19 Corporate Misconduct and Ethics


Bradley Edwards and Michael C. Braswell





CHAPTER 20 Ethics and Criminal Justice Research


Belinda R. McCarthy, Bernard J. McCarthy, and Jennifer A. Pealer





CHAPTER 21 Ethical Issues in Confronting Terrorism


Bernard J. McCarthy





SECTION VI ETHICS AND THE FUTURE





CHAPTER 22 Criminal Justice: An Ethic for the Future


Michael C. Braswell, Kyle A. Burgason, and Robert C. England





Index

Om forfatteren

Dr. Michael C. Braswell is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at East Tennessee State University. He has degrees from Mercer University, the University of West Georgia, the University of Georgia, and his PhD from the University of Southern Mississippi.





Dr. Belinda R. McCarthy is Professor Emeritus of Counseling, Leadership, and Special Education at Missouri State University. Her PhD is in Criminal Justice from SUNY Albany.





Dr. Bernard J. McCarthy is Professor Emeritus of Criminology at Missouri State University. He is also Director of the Center for Community and Social Issues, and Program Coordinator for the MSAS (Criminal Justice and Homeland Security).