By Frank J. Schmalleger
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Wilson. I thank Vern Anthony, Gary Bauer, Mary Salzman, JoEllen Gohr, Steve Robb, and Pat Tonneman at Pearson, development editor Elisa Rogers at 4development, and project manager Linda Zuk of WordCraft LLC. Thanks also to my wife, Willow Szirandi Schmalleger, whose unfailing help and support have made this book detailed, accurate, and enjoyable. D. , is Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, where he taught criminal justice courses for 20 years and chaired the university’s Department of Sociology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice for 16 of those years.
The resulting “war on tercriminal justice system is the mainterorism” changed the face of world politics and ushered in a new era in American society. nance of social order. Others say that Before the attacks, most Americans lived relatively secure lives, largely unfettered by fear the justice system must respect the of random personal attack. Following September 11, however, a heated debate has taken rights of those it processes. Are the place between those wanting to enforce powerful crime-prevention and security measures two perspectives mutually exclusive?