» » Three Strikes and You′re Out: Vengeance as Social Policy

Three Strikes and You′re Out: Vengeance as Social Policy download epub

by David Shichor,Dale K. Sechrest


Epub Book: 1284 kb. | Fb2 Book: 1930 kb.

This volume explores the issues relating to the 'Three Strikes and You're Out' legislation in the United States.

This volume explores the issues relating to the 'Three Strikes and You're Out' legislation in the United States. Contributions include topics such as: local and national variations of habitual offenders, career criminals and recidivist statutes; the impact of & strikes' on the police Sentencing of repeat criminal offenders is the subject of continuous public debate. This volume explores the issues relating to the 'Three Strikes and You're Out' legislation in the United States.

Shichor, David; Sechrest, Dale K. Boxid.

Constitutional Issues Arising From "Three Strikes and You're Out" Legislation, Frank A. Zeigler and Rolando V. Del Carmen - 2. Criminology and the Recidivist, Jonathan Simon - 3. Estimated Benefits and Costs of California's New Law, Peter Greenwood, C. Peter Rydell, Allan F. Abrahamse, Jonathan P. Caulkins, James Chiesa, Karyn E. Model and Stephen P. Klein. Shichor, David; Sechrest, Dale K.

book by David Shichhor. Sentencing of repeat criminal offenders is the subject of continuous public debate.

In the United States, habitual offender laws (commonly referred to as three-strikes laws) were first implemented on March 7, 1994 and are part of the United States Justice Department's Anti-Violence Strategy. These laws require both a severe violent felony and two other previous convictions to serve a mandatory life sentence in prison. The purpose of the laws is to drastically increase the punishment of those convicted of more than two serious crimes.

Media and the Social Construction of „Three Strikes and You’re out, in: David Shichor und Dale K. Sechrest (Hrsg. Three Strikes and You’re out. Vengeance as Public Policy, Thousand Oaks/London/New Delhi, S. 177–202.

Are you sure you want to remove Dale K. Sechrest from your list?

Correctional facility design and construction management.

Personal Name: Sechrest, Dale . On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book.

Personal Name: Sechrest, Dale K. Rubrics: Criminal justice, Administration of United States Criminal law Recidivism Prevention Prison sentences Mandatory sentences. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners.

London: Sage, 1996, 290 p. 1. 0 paperback.

Great book on the failure of the three strikes law. Has some tales by. .and reacted with a vengeance. Has some tales by workers in the San Jose area, Judge Manley and Gary Giaretto, to name a couple. This is a tale of two cities.

5 Shichor, David, and Dale K. Sechrest, 149 6 Megerian, Chris. Three-strikes Law Costly and Ineffective, Study Says Three Strikes and You're Out: Vengeance As Public Policy. Thousand Oaks, Calif. Sage Publications, 1996. Three-strikes Law Costly and Ineffective, Study Says. html (1 May 2013) 7 Parker. Figure 3 In addition, the three-strikes law has also led to large deficits in Californias budget as well as reduced spending in other public services to feed and maintain the 110,000 imprisoned three-strikers. Three Strikes and You're Out: Vengeance As Public Policy.

Sentencing of repeat criminal offenders is the subject of continuous public debate. This volume explores the issues relating to the ′Three Strikes and You′re Out′ legislation in the United States.

Contributions include topics such as: local and national variations of habitual offenders, career criminals and recidivist statutes; the impact of `three strikes′ on the police and the courts; street gangs, juveniles and female offenders; media issues; and white-collar crime. Historical, legal, economic and social issues are thoroughly covered and the conclusion offers directions for future research.


Three Strikes and You′re Out: Vengeance as Social Policy download epub
Politics & Government
Author: David Shichor,Dale K. Sechrest
ISBN: 0761900047
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Language: English
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc; 1 edition (August 7, 1996)
Pages: 304 pages