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Exploring and understanding careers in criminal justice : a comprehensive guide / Matthew J. Sheridan and Raymond R. Rainville.

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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 364.024 SHER (Text) 39231033312220 Special Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781442254305
  • ISBN: 1442254300
  • Physical Description: xv, 296 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-282) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Why Another Book on Criminal Justice Careers? -- Exploring Careers in Criminal Justice -- Careers in Law Enforcement -- Careers in Corrections -- The Courts, Its Actors, and Its Functions -- The Federal Government -- Getting the Job, Entering the Field, and Career Advancement -- Criminal Justice Ethics -- Life after the Career, or "I Can't Live on That!"
Summary, etc.:
This book explores the criminal justice career landscape by providing a glimpse into the different criminal justice careers and provides advice as to how to prepare to enter those career fields. This book includes personal profiles that exemplify real work in the criminal justice profession; these have been written by current employees, some retired and some by exemplary leaders in the field.
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of > Vocational guidance > United States.
Law enforcement > Vocational guidance > United States.

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