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Drugs Crime and Justice

Contemporary Perspectives

by Larry Gaines

  • 388 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Waveland Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Nonfiction - True Crime / Espionage,
  • General,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • Self-Help / Substance Abuse,
  • Drug legalization,
  • Narcotics and crime,
  • Narcotics, Control of

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLarry K. Gaines (Editor), Peter B. Kraska (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages483
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8173136M
    ISBN 100881339229
    ISBN 109780881339222
    OCLC/WorldCa36057546

    Drugs, Crime, and Justice is an engaging, yet comprehensive, analysis of the interrelationships among drug use/abuse, crime, and justice. The first four chapters introduce readers to the interrelationships between drugs and crime, while the second later chapters provide readers with an overview of historical and contemporary policies, as well as a comprehensive review of research on policing Price: $ The connection between drugs and crime is reflected in at least three types of crimes: Drug‐defined crimes, such as the possession, use, or sale of controlled substances, which violates drug laws. Crimes committed by drug users to get money to buy more drugs or crimes committed by persons under the influence of drugs.

    The Orange County, California, that the Becker brothers knew as boys is no more—unrecognizably altered since the afternoon in when Nick, Clay, David, and Andy rumbled with the lowlife Vonns, while five-year-old Janelle Vonn watched from the sidelines. Bennett and Holloway's book offers a good guide to assessing the longstanding controversial debate surrounding the causal relationship between drug use and crime. Through detailed exploration of existing theoretical and empirical literature, the authors engage primarily with a discussion of the causal link between drugs and crime and on a Author: Anita Kalunta-Crumpton.

      By Crime and Justice News | 10 hours ago. After Ahmaud Arbery was killed by two men on a quiet residential road in coastal Georgia, a prosecutor cited a . This is the only book in Britain which centres on the links between drugs and crime, and deals with the policy implications of that link. It is a comprehensive account of the various aspects of Government policy concerning drugs, and should be particularly useful to academics and students interested in or studying this aspect of criminology.


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It updates the information published in Drugs and Crime Facts,(NCJ ) and will be revised as new information becomes available.

The data provide policymakers, criminal justice practitioners, researchers, and the general public with online access to understandable information on various drug law violations and drug-related law. This book is ambitious, yet accomplishes much in twelve chapters, flowing logically from an overview of drugs, to patterns of drug use, the history of drug use, types of drugs, politics and drugs, the drugs-crime connection, and prevention and treatment programs, to the debate on drug legalization.

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CHAPTER 1: DRUGS, CRIME, AND THE JUSTICE SYSTEM: OVERVIEW; Drug Use in the United States; Arrests and Incarceration for Drug-Related Crime; The Connections among Drug Abuse, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System; Goal of the Book and Overview of the Remaining Chapters; CHAPTER 2: PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS AND DRUG USE/ABUSE; Basic Concepts about.

Drugs, Crime, and Their Relationships: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy is written for middle to upper-level undergraduate students enrolled in courses on drugs and crime or substance abuse and crime. Courses can be found in numerous departments, including Criminal Justice, Criminology, Social Work, Political Science, Psychology, and.

For courses in Drugs and Crime, Drugs and Criminal Justice, Drugs and Society, and The Sociology of Substance Abuse. Drugs, Society, and Criminal Justice is a highly readable introduction to the major facts and issues concerning criminal justice and drug-taking behavior in America today.

Drugs, Crime, and Justice is an engaging, yet comprehensive, analysis of the interrelationships among drug use/abuse, crime, and justice. Split into two sections, the first four chapters introduce readers to the interrelationships between drugs and crime, while the second section provides readers with an overview of historical and contemporary policies, as well as a comprehensive review .Drugs, Crime, and the Justice System: A National Report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics December 1, NCJ Emphasizing the intersection of crime control and drug control, the volume also discusses the roles of the medical, educational, and financial systems and presents information from several disciplines.