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NCJ Number: 32882 Find in a Library
Title: STUDIES IN COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW
Editor(s): E M WISE; G O W MUELLER
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 338
Sponsoring Agency: Charles C. Thomas
Springfield, IL 62704
Sale Source: Charles C. Thomas
2600 South First Street
Springfield, IL 62704
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A COLLECTION OF RECENT SCHOLARLY CONTRIBUTIONS ON THE SUBJECT OF COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW BY ACADEMICIANS FROM THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
Abstract: PAPERS ARE ORGANIZED UNDER FOUR MAIN AREAS OF CONCERN TO THE STUDY OF COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW. THE ROLE, AND SOMETIMES CONFLICT, OF VALUES WITHIN AND ABOVE THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM ARE CONSIDERED. CURRENT ISSUES OF CODIFICATION AND REFORM ARE EXAMINED. PROBLEMS RELATING TO DISPOSITION OF VIOLENT OFFENDERS ARE REVIEWED, AS WELL AS DEALING WITH DEVIANCE WHICH DOES NOT OCCUR WITHIN THE SCOPE OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM.
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Comparative criminology; Criminal codes; Law reform; Violent offenders
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