Criminal Justice

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Abolitionist Intimacies

In Abolitionist Intimacies, El Jones examines the movement to abolish prisons through the Black feminist principles of care and collectivity. Understanding the history of prisons in Canada in … 192 View
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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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Destruction: A Love Poem

From: Abolitionist Intimacies

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A poem from the author El Jones. 1 $0.10 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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Introduction: Rememberings

From: Abolitionist Intimacies

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