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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-320) and index
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Contents
1. Origins of criminal justice in Anglo-Saxon England -- 2. Saxon dooms - our early laws -- 3. The Norman influence and Angevin legacy -- 4. Criminal law in medieval and early modern England -- 5. The common law in danger -- 6. The Commonwealth -- 7. The Whig supremacy and adversary trial -- 8. The jury in the eighteenth century -- 9. Punishment and prisons -- 10. Nineteenth-Century crime and policing -- 11. Victorian images -- 12. A century of criminal law reform -- 13. Criminal incapacity -- 14. A revolution in procedure -- 15. Early twentieth century -- 16. Improvement after World War II -- 17. Twenty-first century regression? -- 18. Placing criminal justice in perspective
Control code
000044186471
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
347 p.
Isbn
9781904380511
Lccn
2009287877
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.b23590002
System control number
  • (OCoLC)231588554
  • retro1904380514

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