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Title: RESOURCE MATERIAL SERIES NO. 42
Corporate Author: United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and Treatment of Offenders
Japan
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 292
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
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United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and Treatment of Offenders
Tokyo, Japan
Publication Number: ISBN 4-87033-000-8
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Document: PDF
Type: Survey (Cross-Cultural)
Language: English
Country: Japan
Annotation: Focusing on methods of improving criminal justice administration in several countries, these 26 papers include materials from the 90th International Seminar and the 91st International Training Course sponsored by the United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders.
Abstract: Individual papers focus on the problem of intimidation in criminal justice systems, the future of the Crown Prosecution Service in England and Wales, prosecution in the Federal Republic of Germany, international forfeiture, efforts to reduce delays in criminal justice administration in the Philippines, and efforts to reduce prison overcrowding. Additional papers discuss criminal justice administration, sentencing, and corrections in Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Sweden, United States, and other countries. Other papers examine on policing innovation, with emphasis on police-community relations; measures to ensure rapid and fair trials, the United Nations guidelines on the role of prosecutors, pretrial detention, and community-based corrections. Figures, tables, and chapter reference lists
Main Term(s): Foreign courts
Index Term(s): Corrections in foreign countries; Crime in foreign countries; Foreign criminal justice systems
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