The Man Who Changed Rooms And Other Criminal Types

Author by : Johnston McCulley
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wildside Press LLC
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 96
Total Download : 961
File Size : 48,9 Mb
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Description : This volume assembles five suspenseful stories by Johnston McCulley (the creator of Zorro). Included are "The Man Who Changed Rooms," "Eternal Assets," "Initiating Noggins," "Forfearance," and "Demons of Disaster." Part of the Wildside Pulp Classics series.


The Masked Woman

Author by : Johnston McCulley
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wildside Press LLC
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Total Read : 76
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Description : The masked woman called herself Madame Madcap, and she gathered a gang of cutthroats determined to loot high society of all its riches . . . starting with the notorious womanizer Hamilton Brone. She worked her criminal magic . . . and grew rich as millionaires swooned at her feet. Members of her gang worshipped her. She could do no wrong. And yet a curious pattern began to emerge, and a strange vengeance took shape -- not just against the men of high society, but against the men of her own brave band of criminals! A thrilling crime novel from the classic pulp writer who created Zorro!


The Johnston Mcculley Megapack 15 Classic Crimes

Author by : Johnston McCulley
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wildside Press LLC
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 73
Total Download : 992
File Size : 45,6 Mb
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Description : The Johnston McCulley MEGAPACKTM collects 15 tales of mystery, detection, and adventure by the creator of Zorro -- more than 500 pages of great reading. Included are: THE MAN WHO CHANGED ROOMS DIAMONDS, DIRT, AND DUTY A CROOK WITHOUT HONOR PODDIN'S MISTAKE INITIATING NOGGINS ETERNAL ASSETS SLAVE OF MYSTERY THE OBVIOUS CLUE RUN TO GROUND THE ONLY WAY THE GREAT GREEN RING NEW YEAR'S DUTY WITHOUT THE BLUE AN ORIGINAL REVOLUTION RICHARD HUGHES--RAILROAD DETECTIVE If you enjoy this ebook, don't forget to search your favorite ebook store for "Wildside Press Megapack" to see more of the 190+ volumes in this series, covering adventure, historical fiction, mysteries, westerns, ghost stories, science fiction -- and much, much more!


Changing Lives

Author by : Taylor Stoehr
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 23
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Description : Changing Lives recounts the experiences of a dozen men on probation in Massachusetts who took classes for three months to read and talk about great works of literature. The men explored the writings of Malcolm X, Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov, amongst others. In these writings the men discovered many issues relating to their own lives, such as substance abuse, family breakdown, poverty and racism. The lessons create a safe space for reflection and earnest conversation, in which the students no longer have to bluff or be cool, guarded, or evasive. And because the classroom puts them on equal footing with authority figures - teachers, probation officers and even judges - a new social awareness begins to emerge. Changing Lives shows how reawakening moral consciousness and a fresh commitment to society is essential if probationers are not to cycle endlessly through the limbo of street life and jail time.


Criminal Behavior

Author by : Jacqueline B. Helfgott
Languange : en
Publisher by : SAGE
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 81
Total Download : 754
File Size : 49,9 Mb
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Description : Rich in historical and contemporary theory and research, Criminal Behavior: Theories, Typologies, and Criminal Justice is a comprehensive core text that provides an interdisciplinary overview of criminal behavior by examining relevant crime theories, explanations of how and why crime typologies are developed, literature reviews for major crime categories, and discussions of how crime theories and crime typologies are used throughout the criminal justice process. Focusing on relevant themes and current issues, this text also looks closely at categorizations of criminal behavior, the relationship between crime and pop culture, mass media, and computer technology, and gender issues and crime. This engaging book applies theory and research to real-world criminal justice practice. Key Features and Benefits: Applies theory and research to concrete examples of criminal justice practice in law enforcement, public safety, courts/law, and corrections Explores real-world examples and contemporary issues–using chapter-opening vignettes, illustrative photos and graphs, boxed real-life case studies, and an interdisciplinary framework—making the text lively and engaging Views crime as a dynamic, changing phenomenon and examines how mass media and computer technology shape criminal behavior in a unique chapter on crime, media, and technology that addresses cybercrime and copy cat crimes—topics that fascinate students Examines feminist issues and cultural criminology, reviewing the role of gender and culture in shaping criminal behavior Boasts full chapters on political crime and economic crime—subjects often ignored in other texts Includes comparative information throughout, giving students an international perspective, as well as topical coverage relating to race, ethnicity, and gender issues Ancillaries A Student study site at www.sagepub.com/helfgottstudy includes self-quizzes, e-flashcards, NPR and Frontline audio and video clips, SAGE Journal articles, and more. Instructor Resources on CD include test questions, PowerPoint slides, and in-class exercises. Contact Customer Care at 1.800.818.7243 to request a copy. Intended Audience This core text offers contemporary insight on criminal behavior for undergraduate and graduate students in criminology and criminal justice, psychology, and related fields.


Computers And Technology In A Changing Society

Author by : Deborah Morley
Languange : en
Publisher by : Course Technology Ptr
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 52
Total Download : 865
File Size : 40,8 Mb
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Description : This text provides a concise introduction to computer concepts as well as covering timely societal issues that accompany their use.


The Changing Roles Of Women In The Criminal Justice System

Author by : Imogene L. Moyer
Languange : en
Publisher by : Waveland Pr Inc
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 64
Total Download : 139
File Size : 53,6 Mb
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Description : This anthology incorporates current thinking in the discipline regarding the feminist perspective & applies conflict theory to examine the slow but progressive changes in the roles of women in criminal justice agencies.


Understanding Assessing And Counseling The Criminal Justice Client

Author by : A. Walsh
Languange : en
Publisher by : Thomson Brooks/Cole
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Total Read : 76
Total Download : 869
File Size : 50,7 Mb
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Ekistics

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Languange : en
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Total Read : 42
Total Download : 663
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Crime Is Everywhere

Author by : Jim ORE
Languange : en
Publisher by : C. BOSLEY PUBLISHING
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 45
Total Download : 374
File Size : 53,7 Mb
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Description : Science fiction for blokes – that’s what you get. If you’re a bloke and you want action and adventure and the odd joke to liven things up this series is designed to keep you entertained as it follows a group of enhanced humans and aliens through various adventures; all entities are represented as normal people doing reasonably normal things at one moment and travelling through dimensions, Time and galaxies the next.