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ISBN-13 9780135099940ISBN-10 0135099943
ISBN-10 0136093574ISBN-13 9780136093572
Author(s): William A. Johnson; Richard P. Rettig; Gregory M. Scott; Stephen M. Garrison
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 288

For courses in Writing in Criminal Justice or any criminal justice course that requires students to write a research paper.

The Criminal Justice Student Writer's Manual, Fifth Edition is designed to help students learn how to research and write in criminal justice and improve their writing skills. Taking a comprehensive approach, it discusses the writing process, the mechanics of writing, the importance of research and how to cite sources. Now expanded to six parts, this edition includes a new chapter on writing probation and parole reports. Combining both guidelines and samples, it prepares students to write a variety of criminal justice papers, from condensed presentations to complex reports.