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McShane, Marilyn D. 1956-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 179 publications in 3 languages and 10,707 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Reference works  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: HV9104, 365.973
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Most widely held works by Marilyn D McShane
Encyclopedia of American prisons by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Encyclopedia features original essays by leading U.S. corrections experts, who offer historical perspectives, insights into how and why the present prison system developed, where we are today, and where we are likely to be in the future
Encyclopedia of juvenile justice by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

16 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From boot camps to truancy, this book provides more than 200 up-to-date and concise entries in a single, authoritative volume. The editors cover historical and contemporary theories, concepts, and real-world practices of juvenile justice in the United States. The entries address a broad range of issues and topics, such as alcohol and drug abuse, arson, the death penalty for juveniles, computer and Internet crime, gun violence, gangs, missing children, school violence, teen pregnancy, and delinquency theories. In addition, topics cover society's response to the problems of juvenile justice, punishments meted out to America's juvenile offenders, juvenile rehabilitation programs, and well-known researchers and professionals in the field
Criminological theory by Franklin P Williams( Book )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For undergraduate courses in Introduction to Criminological Theory, Theories of Crime & Delinquency, Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Introduction to Criminology found in Departments of Sociology, Criminology and Criminal Justice. This concise book, acclaimed by students as easy to read and understand, covers all the major sociological theories of crime, views the development of these theories, and shows the connections between them over time
Youth violence and delinquency : monsters and myths by Franklin P Williams( Book )

16 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prisons in America by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marilyn D. McShane explains the controversies and issues surrounding not only the development of corrections systems in America but the most enduring problems they face."--Back cover
Understanding juvenile justice and delinquency by Michael R Cavanaugh( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Perceiving is Believing. Tracing beliefs about the causes of delinquency over time, we find that theories ranged from demons and climate variations to glandular dysfunctions and a lack of wholesome recreational activities. Around the end of World War II, the editors of the Saturday Evening Post wrote that "Sinister effects on the behavior and character of America's children constitute one of the greatest evils of this war. Statistics gathered from a number of places reveal a sharp nationwide increase in juvenile wrong-doing."1 Despite the attraction of explaining delinquency based on contemporary and powerful social events, the problem of delinquency persists, as do some of its basic themes such as the influence of family, friends, learning and economic pressures. In the Gluecks' treatise Delinquents in the Making they state that "The riddle of crime is so puzzling that to arrive at adequate explanations calls for the collaboration of many sciences."2 It is no surprise, then, that the science of criminology and criminal justice is as interdisciplinary as it is controversial"--
Criminology theory : selected classic readings by Franklin P Williams( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distinguished collection of readings representing the fundamental perspectives of criminology theory, this anthology presents original classics that are intelligible to undergraduates as well as graduates. Classic works from criminologists such as Cesare Beccaria, Jeremy Bentham, Cesare Lombroso, Clifford R. Shaw and Henry D. McKay, Thorsten Sellin, Edwin H. Sutherland, Ronald L. Akers, Robert K. Merton, Albert K. Cohen, Richard A. Cloward and Lloyd E. Ohlin, Walter B. Miller, Howard S. Becker, Edwin M. Lemert, Richard Quinney, Steven Spitzer, Austin T. Turk, Gresham M. Sykes and David Matza
Victims of crime and the victimization process( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
The American court system( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community corrections by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy and practice of corrections by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drug use and drug policy( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law enforcement operations and management( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The management of correctional institutions by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thesis resource guide for criminology and criminal justice by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate thesis resource for students in Criminal Justice and Criminology, this handbook is a comprehensive guide to developing and writing graduate level research. It takes the student on a step-by-step journey through the entire thesis process from initial ideas to a completed product or even a published article. The book can be used by students either working independently or in close consultation with faculty and shows students how to maximize interactions with their thesis committee."--Jacket
American victimology by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McShane and Emeka examine the varied forces that shape the criminal justice system's responses to victims in America today. They explore the historical, legal, political, economic, social, and cultural dynamics of perceptions of victims and their experiences. The text focuses on why certain victims have more access to and impact on the justice system and how policy seems to form around their needs. Readers are encouraged to theorize as to how these higher profile cases differ from the more routine victimizations that occur each day. Throughout this book, students are offered broader and more c
Women and criminal justice by Marilyn D McShane( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program review and internal audit in corrections by Dale K Sechrest( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program review / internal audit functions documented in this report were based on a survey of departments of corrections. The principles and practices presented are applicable in all correctional settings, including jails probation and parole and community corrections. Included in this analysis are discussions of evaluation procedures, performance measurements, types of program reviews, risk assessment, priority-setting and management information systems
Youth violence and delinquency : monsters and myths by Franklin P Williams( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Encyclopedia of American prisons
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Mac Shane Marilyn D.

MacShane Marilyn D.

MacShane, Marilyn D. 1956-

Mc Shane Marilyn D.

Mc Shane, Marilyn D. 1956-

McShane, Marilyn

McShane, Marilyn 1956-

McShane, Marilyn Doris 1956-

マックシェン, M. D

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Encyclopedia of juvenile justiceCriminological theoryYouth violence and delinquency : monsters and mythsPrisons in AmericaCriminology theory : selected classic readingsVictims of crime and the victimization processThe American court systemCommunity corrections