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Sex Offenders: Crimes and Processing in the Criminal Justice System, Second Edition

Lynn M. Pazzani, Sean Maddan


  • ISBN: 9781543817591

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  • Additional Product Details

    Publication Date: Spring 2023 
    Copyright: 2023
    Pages: 376
    ISBNs: Print: 9781543817591
    eBook: 9781543817607

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    Summary of Contents

    Table of Contents

    1 The Nature of Sex Crimes in the United States
    2 Sex Crimes and the Law
    3 Sexual Deviance
    4 Rape
    5 Sex Offenses Against Children
    6 The Victims of Sex Offenders
    7 Sex Offenders and Law Enforcement
    8 Prosecuting Sex Offenders in the Courts
    9 Sex Offenders and Corrections
    10 Sex Offender Recidivism
    11 Sex Offender Registration and Notification Laws
    12 Residential Restrictions and Civil Commitments of Sex Offenders
    13 Treatment for Sex Offenders
    14 Conclusion

  • Author Information

    Lynn Pazzani

    Lynn Pazzani is an Associate Professor of Criminology in the Department of Civic Engagement and Public Service at the University of West Georgia. She received her Ph.D. in Criminology, Law and Society from the University of California, Irvine. Her research interests include violence against women, victims of crime, and the death penalty, along with research methods and statistics.

    Sean Maddan

    Sean Maddan is Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences and Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Texas A&M International University. His research areas include criminological theory, statistics, research methods, court processing, and the efficacy of sex offender registration and notification laws. Dr. Maddan has authored numerous articles which have appeared in many outlets including Justice Quarterly, Crime and Justice, Journal of Criminal Justice, and the American Journal of Criminal Justice. Dr. Maddan has also authored/co-authored several books. He is a past president of the Southern Criminal Justice Association.

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