Ch 18: American Criminal Justice Systems

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With this helpful chapter, you can review the criminal justice systems in America ahead of a test or catch up on missed class time. For your convenience, our short video lessons are accessible 24 hours a day on your mobile device or computer for completely flexible study.

American Criminal Justice Systems - Chapter Summary

Our informative chapter contains lessons outlining the American criminal justice system, including its history and processes. If you're preparing for a test, or just want to see how well you understood the material, each lesson is accompanied by a multiple-choice quiz for your assessment. To skip ahead to a specific section of a video lesson or go back and review a topic, use the video tabs feature found in the Timeline. A professional instructor is available to answer your questions if you need assistance. This chapter is designed to prepare you to:

  • Explain how the U.S. criminal justice system was developed
  • Describe the steps in the U.S. criminal justice process
  • Discuss the due process and crime control models of criminology

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