Criminal Courts: A Contemporary Perspective (3rd Edition) – eBook

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  • Authors: Craig T. Hemmens, David C. Brody, Cassia C. Spohn
  • File Size: 7 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 536 Pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc; 3rd edition
  • Publication Date: January 22, 2016
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: 1506306578
  • ISBN-10: 1506306575
  • ISBN-13: 9781506306575


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Cassia C. Spohn

Craig Hemmens

Craig Hemmens

Dr. Craig Hemmens is a Professor and Chair of Criminology at Washington State University. He holds a J.D. from North Carolina Central University School of Law and a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University. Professor Hemmens has published over 250 articles, 20 books, and many other writings on a variety of criminal justice-related topics. He is a past-President of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

David C. Brody

Written by three nationally recognized experts in the field, Criminal Courts: A Contemporary Perspective, 3rd Edition, (PDF) explores all regular topics (court structure, courtroom actors, and the trial and appeals process) in addition to others seldom covered, such as specialty courts and the functions and goals of the law. Authors Craig Hemmens, Cassia Spohn and David C. Brody, take a comprehensive and accessible approach which enables instructors to include all of the “standard” material and the option to add selections they consider interesting and applicable to their particular course. This ebook will provide students with an understanding of the foundational concepts and enable them to hold a comprehensive discussion about the criminal courts system and the participants involved.


Material included in a balanced way…Great pedagogical features and illustrations” — Elizabeth Perkins

This is a well arranged, well written, and a very informative ebook.  It will definitely be an asset to students taking this course.” — Emil Moldovan, M.P.A.,

The ebook Criminal Courts: A Contemporary Perspective 3e is very well written, to the point, informative, and discusses the courts from a general perspective…The authors are scholars in the field, and their work has been and will be appreciated for years to come. The ancillary resources are very detailed, helpful, and in abundance.”

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