About The Book
Criminal Jurisprudence is the study of not only the nature and evolution of criminal justice across the world's societies, but also the similarities and differences in their per- ceptions of crime and criminality, as well as their pursuit of law and justice. Although the issues of crime, law, and justice are as old as civilizations, criminal justice is one of the youngest academic specialties. Criminal jus- tice as a recognized academic specialty in the United States and Europe is barely three dec- ades old. In contrast, the academic specialty of criminal justice in most of the world's developing countries. The book will be useful to all those who are concerned with the study, research and control of crime, be he an aca- demic lawyer.