Jones & Bartlett Learning Criminal Justice Blog

    10 Reasons to Adopt Criminalistics by Jim Girard

    Posted by Lindsay White on May 16, 2018 10:09:36 AM

    The Standard in Forensic Science Fundamentals

    Criminalistics continues to set the standard for modern forensic methods and investigative techniques in a new, updated fourth edition. Beginning at the crime scene and proceeding to the forensic laboratory, the text walks the reader through the entire forensic investigation.

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    Topics: Criminal Justice, Criminalistics, 10 Reasons

    Save Students Money With a Customized Text or eBook

    Posted by Lindsay White on May 7, 2018 10:39:18 AM

    Did You Know You Can Create a Unique Textbook Aligned with Your Syllabus?

    With PUBLISH, our online platform for building custom textbooks, you can pull chapters from across our content library to prepare your printed text or eBook.

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    Topics: Criminal Justice, custom learning solutions, PUBLISH

    Review: "it would be hard to imagine a textbook on this topic that is more complete than Victimology."

    Posted by Lindsay White on May 2, 2018 12:53:58 PM

    Longtime educator and respected author, Frank Schmalleger reviewed the recently published third edition of Victimology: Theories and Applications by Ann Wolbert Burgess, RN, DNSc, FAAN. Dr. Schmalleger had this to say about the best-selling text:

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    Topics: Criminal Justice, Authors, victimology

    Check Out Our 2018 Criminal Justice Academic Catalog

    Posted by Lindsay White on Apr 20, 2018 12:20:43 PM

    See What's New for 2018!

    Check out our 2018 Criminal Justice Catalog for new outstanding textbooks, robust student and instructor resources, and our new Custom Learning Solutions offerings.

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    Topics: Catalogs, Criminal Justice, custom learning solutions

    New Edition of American Corrections is the Ideal Text for Undergraduate Introduction to Corrections Courses

    Posted by Lindsay White on Apr 17, 2018 1:32:24 PM

    US Corrections from A to Z

    The new edition of American Corrections: Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice by Matt DeLisi of Iowa State Universit and Peter J. Conis of Des Moines Area Community College is here and ready for course adoption. The Third Edition continues to offer an engaging, scholarly, and student-friendly exploration into the US correctional system.

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    Topics: New Edition, Corrections, Criminal Justice

    10 Reasons to Adopt Violent Offenders, Third Edition by Matt DeLisi and Peter Conis

    Posted by Lindsay White on Feb 23, 2018 4:27:33 PM

    Now in an updated third edition, Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice continues to lead with cutting-edge material on all types of violent offenders, including gangs, serial killers, sex offenders, career criminals, and conventional street criminals. The Third Edition also features six new chapters on current highly-debated topics including violent juvenile offenders, sexual offenders as well as sex offending policy and practice, and more thought-provoking discussions.

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    Topics: Criminal Justice, 10 Reasons

    A New Edition of Criminal Investigation by Aric W. Dutelle and Ronald F. Becker is Now Available

    Posted by Lindsay White on Feb 8, 2018 10:59:19 AM

    Criminal Investigation, Fifth Edition by Aric W. Dutelle of Washington University and Robert F. Becker of Chaminade University has just published and is now available for course adoption. The new text answers the important questions like, "what happens after a crime occurs?", "who is involved in investigating the crime?", and "how are crimes actually solved?"

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    Topics: New Edition, Criminal Justice, investigation

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Author, Dr. Ann Wolbert Burgess Is Real-Life Inspiration for Lead Female Character in Hit Netflix Show, Mindhunter

    Posted by Lindsay White on Jan 30, 2018 11:19:31 AM

    An internationally recognized pioneer in the assessment and treatment of victims of trauma and abuse, and named 2016 Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing, Ann Wolbert Burgess, RN, DNSc, FAAN, has dedicated her career to the study of victims, offenders, and the impact of crime on society. We are  honored to have worked with Dr. Burgess again on the updated third edition of Victimology: Theories and Applications as she continues to offer her years of research and real-world experiences working with victims, offenders, FBI, and law enforcement from the courtroom to the classroom.

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    Topics: Criminal Justice, Authors, victimology