Snapshots of Research: Readings in Criminology and Criminal Justice is a comprehensive, cutting-edge text that provides an introductory overview of the main research methods used in the fields of criminology and criminal justice. This text/reader offers a wide range of modern research examples, as well as several classic articles, including a broad range of readings from the four major branches of the criminal justice system—policing, courts/law, juvenile justice, and corrections—that are relevant to career paths students may be interested in pursuing.

Ethics in the Research Process

Ethics in the research process

There have been numerous examples of unethical research studies in the social and behavioral sciences, and ethical issues are ever-present in criminal justice and criminology research. As such, many safeguards and guidelines have been put in place to oversee ethical issues as they relate to research, especially research ...

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