Managing Criminal Justice Organizations

1st Edition

An Introduction to Theory and Practice

Author:

  • Richard Kania
  • Description

    This book studies the formal and informal nature of the organizations involved in criminal justice. It will acquaint readers with the historical developments and application of managerial theories, principles, and problems of managing criminal justice organizations. Covers management positions in criminal justice, historical antecedents, decisionmaking and planning, staffing and personnel, training and education.

    Key Features

    • Text complemented by learning objectives, important terms and names, photos, illustrations, tables and boxed inserts.

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Anderson
    Print ISBN:
    9781593455231
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437755589

    About the author

    Richard Kania

    Richard Kania joined Jacksonville State University in 2005. He served as the department head of Criminal Justice for a number of years and now stays on as professor. He had been at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke since 1999, leading their Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice. Kania served in the Army in Berlin and in Vietnam. He also was a city police officer, and that experience led him to direct his focus to a teaching career in criminal justice.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Jacksonville State University