Criminal Justice Abstracts

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Description

The Criminal Justice Abstracts database provides comprehensive coverage of criminal justice, criminology, and related disciplines from 1968 to the present, and is updated quarterly. Prepared in co-operation with the Don M. Gottfredson Library of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University Law Library, Criminal Justice Abstracts covers crime trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment and sentencing.

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Dates covered

1968-present

Updating frequency

Quarterly.

Sources

The database contains indexes and summaries of international journal articles, books, and governmental and non-governmental reports on a wide range of topics in criminal justice.

Type of coverage

Indexing with citations and brief abstracts.

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related resources

Criminal Justice Abstracts

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EBSCO

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EBSCO

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