A Guide to Study Skills and Careers in Criminal Justice and Public Security

1st Edition

Frank Schmalleger; Catherine D. Marcum
eISBN-13: 9781506323718

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"…I feel it is an excellent supplement to textbooks that discuss process, concepts, theories and all elements of the criminal justice system. This book would only improve student chances of success."

—Terry Campbell, Kaplan University


A Guide to Study Skills and Careers in Criminal Justice and Public Security is the ultimate how-to resource for success in the study of criminal justice. Renowned author Frank Schmalleger, who has over 40 years of field experience, has teamed up with researcher and educator Catherine D. Marcum to introduce students to the field of criminal justice, break down its many components, and describe a variety of employment opportunities available to criminal justice  graduates. Students will learn how to effectively approach the study of criminal justice; communicate successfully with professors, peers, and potential employers; choose classes that will assist with career goals; develop good study habits and critical thinking skills; and write effectively in criminal justice. Additionally, as their academic careers advance, students will gain insights into how to best prepare for successful careers.


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ISBNs 9781506323695, 1506323715, 9781506323725, 9781506323701, 9781506323701, 9781506323718, 9781506323701
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Edition 1st