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Criminal Justice

Pertains to research that bridges the study of crime with study of law, culture, race, and gender as well as major components of the criminal justice system and the causes and distribution of crime.

Best Bets for Library Research in Criminal Justice

Encyclopedias can be a good place to start researching a new topic. They offer short guides to the current research and often include lists of other recommended sources. Here are a few criminal justice encyclopedias in our library catalog, IUCAT:

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