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A history of federal crime control initiatives : 1960-1993

This history of American crime policy at the federal level compiles and examines for the first time the record of recent presidential administrations in the area of crime control--their agendas and the legislation actually enacted by the Congress.
Print Book, English, 1994
Praeger, Westport, Conn., 1994
VI, 278 Seiten.
9780275946494, 0275946495
Federal Involvement in Criminal Justice Prior to the Johnson Administration
The Johnson Administration: A Continuation and Expansion of Activities from the Kennedy Years
The Nixon Administration: A Shift in Federal Crime Control Policy
The Ford Administration: A Continuation of Nixon, with Some Variations
The Carter Administration: A Temporary Lull in Federal Criminal Justice Policy
The Reagan Administration: A Return to "Law and Order"
The Bush Administration: A Continuation of Reagan's Administration
Conclusion: President Clinton and the Future of Federal Crime Control Policy