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Kravitz, Marjorie

Overview
Works: 91 works in 328 publications in 1 language and 10,759 library holdings
Genres: Bibliographies  Bibliography  Abstracts  Catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Compiler
Classifications: Z7164.P76, 016.364973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marjorie Kravitz
A Community concern : police use of deadly force( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firearm use in violent crime : a selected bibliography by Marla Wilson Ray( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publications of the National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice : a comprehensive bibliography by John Ferry( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues in sentencing : a selected bibliography by John Ferry( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police discretion : a selected bibliography by Robert N Brenner( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This bibliography was compiled with two goals. The first goal is to provide police administrators and officers with an overview of the issues involved in developing guidelines for police discretion and a discussion of the options available. The second goal is to demonstrate the need for continuing dialogue and interaction between lawmakers, law enforcers and the community. The books, documents and journal articles in this bibliography are selected from the data base of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. The entries are organized into three categories: (1) overview--general information on the nature of police discretion, discussion of the need for structuring police discretion, and selected programs that provide police with formal structuring for discretionary activities; (2) sanctions--restraints on discretionary actions, such as constitutional issues and legal sanctions as well as internal policies and procedures; (3) operational discretion--the exercise of discretionary initiatives and the options available to the individual police officer. (Author/RF)
Paralegals, a selected bibliography by Anthony A Cain( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prison industries : a selected bibliography by Carolyn Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic sources in criminal justice : a selected bibliography by Emily Cooper Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternatives to institutionalization : a definitive bibliography by James R Brantley( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child abuse and neglect : a literature review and selected bibliography by Marian Eskin( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The document provides a review of the issues related to child abuse and neglect and presents a bibliography of 78 documents on the subject. Individual chapters, each containing a reference list, address the following areas: historical overview, incidence, characteristics of abuse and neglect, current legislation, systems approach to child maltreatment, and theoretical flow of case process. A chapter containing conclusions stresses the need for nationally standardized laws and procedures. Bibliographic entries in a final chapter include the following information: author, title, source, and abstract. Procedures for obtaining documents are given and lists of sources and resource agencies and a copy of child abuse legislation (P.L. 93-247) are appended. (Sbh)
Spouse abuse : a selected bibliography by Carolyn Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International policing : a selected bibliography by Mark Shanley( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police stress : a selected bibliography by J. T. Skip Duncan( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The need to perform effectively under stress is a concern in many professions. For police officers and managers, who make split-second life and death decisions, the problem takes on added significance. The annotated documents compiled are in three sections: an overview to describe types and effects of stresses, police stress causal factors, and management approaches to reduce stress. Appendices describe 33 training films that depict stressful situations and promote successful management techniques, and give a source list of annotated documents. (Author/BMW)
Police crisis intervention : a selected bibliography by Thomas Ketterman( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This annotated bibliography focuses attention on the techniques and training methods used by police during family crisis intervention. The introduction emphasizes the importance of this special aspect of police training, and mentions the different possible target audiences such programs may have: they may be directed to all recruits, to all incumbent officers on a rotating basis, or to a new category of specialist in conflict management. It is also stated that despite the different approaches used in the materials, they share the common goals of reducing arrests, minimizing repeat interventions, and reducing the number of casualties. All of the documents cited are part of the collection of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. (Author/BP)
Jury reform : a selected bibliography by Anthony A Cain( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arson : a selected bibliography by J. T. Skip Duncan( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White-collar crime : a selected bibliography by J. T. Skip Duncan( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victim/witness assistance : a selected bibliography by Anthony A Cain( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal justice and the elderly : a selected bibliography by Guy D Boston( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handicapped offender : a selected bibliography by W. Donald Pointer( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bibliography on handicapped adult offenders covers all aspects of the criminal justice process--arrest, pretrial evaluation, determination of competency to stand trial, civil vs. criminal proceedings, and community and institutional treatment. An introduction discusses the number of offenders who are mentally retarded or physically handicapped; the personal, legal, and civil rights of offenders; judicial intervention; victimization of handicapped offenders; and alternative programs. One hundred and eighty-two citations are divided into the following categories: the problem (special needs and problems of handicapped offenders); recognition and classification of the handicapped; the link between disability and crime (research studies of epilepsy, chromosomal abnormalities, mental illness, mental retardation, and other development disorders that are suspected of disposing individuals to criminal acts); programs and services; personal/civil rights (covering the issues of commitment, treatment, safety, criminal responsibility, competency to stand trial, and other legal problems); deinstitutionalization (service integration models, employment services, discrimination, and other aspects of deinstitutionalization); and reference materials (bibliographies and directories). Each entry contains the author, title, source, publication date, National Criminal Justice Reference Service number, an abstract, supplemental notes, and availability information. Entries are listed alphabetically by author within subject areas and are indexed by subject, author, and title. Information for obtaining the documents is given. (SW)
 
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