Criminal Justice

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Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System

Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System is a thoroughly researched resource that will be useful for anyone working with or establishing public policy with respect to children who have … ; ; 228 View

Coming Back to Jail

Women, Trauma, and Criminalization

Drawing on the stories of forty-two incarcerated women, Coming Back to Jail broadens the focus to examine the role of trauma in the women’s lives. Resisting the popular move to understand … 272 View

Manufacturing Guilt

Second Edition

Manufacturing Guilt, 2nd edition, updates the cases presented in the first edition and includes two new chapters: one concerning the case of James Driskell and another regarding Dr. Charles … ; 176 View

Pursuing Justice Second Edition

An Introduction to Justice Studies

Pursuing justice is daunting. It plays out in a variety of contexts — like the environment, employment, the criminal justice system — and raises tough issues like racism, gender … 474 View
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The "Mr Big" Sting

The Cases, the Killers, the Controversial Confessions

How the police create an imaginary criminal gang to trick homicide suspects into a confession and a prison cell. There are people in prison who got away with murder until they told the boss of a … 226 View
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An Introduction to Mr. Big

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

The chapter begins with descriptions of a series of murders where a Mr. Big strategy was later used. Mr. Big is an undercover operation in which police attempt to trick a suspect to disclose a … 27 $2.70 Add
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Chapter One

From: Coming Back to Jail

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Women in Trouble 30 $3.00 Add
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Introduction

From: Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System

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The Introduction explains the audience and objective of the book as well as outlines topics discussed and some notes on terminology. ; ; 2 $0.20 Add
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Marginalization and Wrongful Convictions

From: Manufacturing Guilt

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Chapter Two

From: Coming Back to Jail

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Understanding Trauma 23 $2.30 Add
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Incidence of Child Sexual Abuse

From: Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System

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Chapter One Incidence of Child Sexual Abuse examines how child sexual abuse has been addressed in Canada and the immediate and long-term physical, emotional, and psychological effects it has on a … ; ; 9 $0.90 Add
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The Case of Donald Marshall

From: Manufacturing Guilt

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The Good: R v. Bridges

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter details a crime and how the Mr. Big sting was used to demonstrate the guilt of a suspect, from the introduction of the victim, the sting, the arrest, to the legal process and how the … 18 $1.80 Add
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Chapter Three

From: Coming Back to Jail

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Dcolonialism, Capitalism, Patriarchy, and Trauma 33 $3.30 Add
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Human Trafficking

From: Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System

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Chapter Two Human Trafficking examines the crime of human trafficking in Canada. The chapter focuses on the growing crime of sex trafficking in Canada and and how it is affecting at-risk … ; ; 6 $0.60 Add
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The Bad: R v. Unger

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter details a crime, how evidence was ignored, and a jailhouse informant was believed to build a Mr Big sting. The suspect was subsequently charged and convicted, but more than a decade … 19 $1.90 Add