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The Resource American terrorism trials : prosecutorial and defense strategies, Christopher A. Shields, (electronic resource)

American terrorism trials : prosecutorial and defense strategies, Christopher A. Shields, (electronic resource)

Label
American terrorism trials : prosecutorial and defense strategies
Title
American terrorism trials
Title remainder
prosecutorial and defense strategies
Statement of responsibility
Christopher A. Shields
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since 1980, prosecutors and defense attorneys handling federal terrorism trials have developed politicized strategies and counter strategies unique to terrorism trials, and those strategies have had a significant impact on case outcomes. Moreover, case outcomes were positively impacted by proactive policy changes implemented in the wake of 9/11. Building on structural contextual theory and the hydraulic effect, Shields finds that when prosecutors rely less heavily on highly politicized prosecution strategies, conviction rates increased. In fact, his findings indicate that the more prosecutors
Member of
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1968-
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Shields, Christopher A.
Dewey number
345/.7302317
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and society : recent scholarship
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trials (Terrorism)
  • Terrorists
  • Actions and defenses
  • Trial practice
  • Prosecution
  • Defense (Criminal procedure)
Label
American terrorism trials : prosecutorial and defense strategies, Christopher A. Shields, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: Analyzing Trial Strategies Before and After 9/11; Chapter 2: Background Research and Concepts; Chapter 3: Three Intriguing Questions; Chapter 4: The American Terrorism Study; Chapter 5: Some Initial Answers; Chapter 6: Prosecutorial and Defense Strategies; Chapter 7: The Impact of Group Reorganization; Chapter 8: Evolving Trial Strategies; Chapter 9: Policy Concerns; Appendices; References; Index
Control code
ocn808341449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 170 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326098
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808341449
Label
American terrorism trials : prosecutorial and defense strategies, Christopher A. Shields, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: Analyzing Trial Strategies Before and After 9/11; Chapter 2: Background Research and Concepts; Chapter 3: Three Intriguing Questions; Chapter 4: The American Terrorism Study; Chapter 5: Some Initial Answers; Chapter 6: Prosecutorial and Defense Strategies; Chapter 7: The Impact of Group Reorganization; Chapter 8: Evolving Trial Strategies; Chapter 9: Policy Concerns; Appendices; References; Index
Control code
ocn808341449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 170 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593326098
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808341449

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