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Table of Contents
|About the Editors
|About the Contributors
|The Myth of Accurate Crime Measurement
|The Myth That "Criminals" Are Fundamentally Different from "Non-criminals"
|The Myth of Rational Choice as an Explanation for Criminal Behavior: A Biosocial Critique
|The Myth That Violent Juveniles Will Become Adult Criminals
|The Myth of Black Crime
|The Myth That Mental Illness Causes Crime
|Myths about Drug Legalization or Decriminalization
|The Myth about Drug Use and Violent Offending
|The Myth That White-Collar Crime Is Only about Financial Loss
|The Myth That Current Gun Control Policies Reduce Crime
|The Myth That Sex Offenders Are Beyond Redemption
|The Myth That Stalking Is Not a Serious Crime
|Demystifying Terrorism: "Crazy Islamic Terrorists Who Hate Us Because We're Free?"
|The Myth That the Role of the Police Is to Fight Crime
|The Myth That Science Solves Crimes
|The Myths Surrounding Policewomen on Patrol
|The Myth That Police Use of Force Is Widespread
|The Myths of Racial Profiling
|The Myth That the Best Police Response to Domestic Violence Is to Arrest the Offender
|Administration of Justice
|The Myth That the Exclusionary Rule Allows Many Criminals to Escape Justice
|The Myth That Punishment Reduces Crime
|The Myth That Imprisonment Is the Most Severe Form of Punishment
|The Myth That the Death Penalty Is Administered Fairly
|The Myth of Closure and Capital Punishment
|The Myth of Prisons as Country Clubs
|The Myth That Prisons Can Be Self-Supporting
|Correctional Privatization and the Myth of Inherent Efficiency
|The Myth That Correctional Rehabilitation Does Not Work
|The Myth That Rehabilitation Is the Focus of Community Corrections
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