The Resource A history of criminal justice in England and Wales, John Hostettler

A history of criminal justice in England and Wales, John Hostettler

Label
A history of criminal justice in England and Wales
Title
A history of criminal justice in England and Wales
Statement of responsibility
John Hostettler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to the rich history of criminal justice charting all its main developments from the dooms of Anglo-Saxon times to the rise of the Common Law, struggles for political, legislative and judicial ascendency and the formation of the innovative Criminal Justice System of today." "The book looks at the Rule of Law, the development of the criminal courts and the people who work in them, police forces, the jury, judges, magistrates, crime and punishment. It deals with all the iconic events of criminal justice history and reform to show how criminal justice evolved." --Book Jacket
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
364.942
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9960.G7
LC item number
H67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A history of criminal justice in England and Wales, John Hostettler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-320) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Punishment and prisons
  • Nineteenth-century crime and policing
  • Victorian images
  • Century of criminal law reform
  • Criminal incapacity
  • Revolution in procedure
  • Early twentieth century
  • Improvement after World War II
  • Twenty-first century regression?
  • Placing criminal justice in perspective
  • Origins of criminal justice in Anglo-Saxon England
  • Saxon dooms : our early laws
  • Norman influence and the Angevin legacy
  • Criminal law in medieval and early modern England
  • Common law in danger
  • Commonwealth
  • Whig supremacy and adversary trial
  • Jury in the eighteenth century
Control code
ocn847527815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 347 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781906534790
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
199360
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35430655
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)847527815
  • pebcs1281993603

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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