Criminology

Written By Chris Hale
Criminology
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 13 June 2013
  • ISBN : 0199691290
  • Pages : 560 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Chris Hale,Keith Hayward,Azrini Wahidin,Emma Wincup
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-13
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Criminology is a broad-ranging and stimulating introduction that is ideal for undergraduates approaching the subject for the first time. Each chapter is written by an expert in their field and includes a range of learning features designed to help students engage with the material covered....

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Tim Newburn
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-10
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Crime is big news. From murder to theft to drug gangs, crime and criminal justice affect the lives of millions of people worldwide. Hardly surprisingly, crime has been pushed high up the public policy agenda across the world. But how can we measure crime, or evaluate the effectiveness of preventative ...

Criminology

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  • Author : Yvonne Jewkes,Gayle Letherby
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2002-07-24
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : This reader provides a thorough grounding in issues related to the study of crime, the criminal justice system, and social control. The editors indicate crime's varied and conflicting history as well as its current debates. The mixture of historical and more recent readings shows a variety of perspectives....

Wildlife Criminology

Wildlife Criminology
  • Author : Nurse, Angus,Wyatt, Tanya
  • Publisher : Bristol University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : This illuminating study explores crimes against and involving wildlife and the social harms they trigger with a novel approach that combines philosophical, legal and criminological perspectives. The authors go well beyond basic conceptions of animal-related crime like illicit trade for a deeper exploration of wildlife criminology. They shed light on ...

A Criminology of War

A Criminology of War
  • Author : McGarry, Ross,Walklate, Sandra
  • Publisher : Bristol University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-03
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : With the academic study of ‘war’ gaining renewed popularity within criminology in recent years, this book illustrates the long-standing engagement with this social phenomenon within the discipline. Foregrounding established criminological work addressing war and connecting it to a wide range of extant sociological literature, the authors present and further develop ...

Climate Change Criminology

Climate Change Criminology
  • Author : Rob White
  • Publisher : Bristol University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Leading green criminologist Rob White asks what can be learned from the problem-solving focus of crime prevention to help face the challenges of climate change in this call to arms for criminology and criminologists. Industries such as energy, food and tourism and the systematic destruction of the environment through global ...

The Oxford Handbook of Developmental and Life Course Criminology

The Oxford Handbook of Developmental and Life Course Criminology
  • Author : David P. Farrington,Lila Kazemian,Alex R. Piquero
  • Publisher : Oxford Handbooks
  • Release Date : 2018-12-19
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Developmental and life-course criminology are both concerned with the study of changes in offending and problem behaviors over time. Developmental studies in criminology focus on psychological factors that influence the onset and persistence of criminal behavior, while life-course studies analyze how changes in social arrangements, like marriage, education or social ...

Criminology and Public Theology

Criminology and Public Theology
  • Author : Millie, Andrew
  • Publisher : Bristol University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-11
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : At a time when criminal justice systems appear to be in a permanent state of crisis, leading scholars from criminology and theology come together to challenge criminal justice orthodoxy by questioning the dominance of retributive punishment. This timely and unique contribution considers alternatives that draw on Christian ideas of hope, ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Katherine Williams
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-30
  • Total pages : 1024
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : CRIMINOLOGY. Thorough. Engaging. Distinctive. Criminology is a core, introductory textbook that takes students further. From the first chapter, students are encouraged to regard themselves as producers of criminological knowledge. Starting from the basics, the book takes students on a journey through the subject. This begins with what crime isand the ...

Criminology Civilisation and the New World Order

Criminology  Civilisation and the New World Order
  • Author : Wayne Morrison
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : In this self-reflective era, accounts of criminology's history as a state- and science-dependent discipline are in the ascendant. But how many address the torque of criminology towards colonialist thought and practice or the relation between criminology and genocide? These are two of the central themes in this study....

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Eamonn Carrabine,Pamela Cox,Nigel South,Maggy Lee,Ken Plummer,Jackie Turton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-01-13
  • Total pages : 534
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : The new edition of Criminology: A Sociological Introduction builds on the success of the first edition and now includes two new chapters: Crime, Place and Space, and Histories of Crime. More than a collection of orthodox thinking, this fully revised and updated textbook is also ground in original research, and ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Sandra Walklate
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, this informative book is an accessible guide to the theoretical and practical approaches to the phenomena of crime....

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Stephan Hurwitz,Karl O. Christiansen
  • Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : This handbook of criminology appears as the second edition of Stephan Hurwitz's Criminology and is based on the third Danish edition of the authors' Criminology, published in two volumes. Lawyers, psychiatrists, sociologists, as well as all criminologists will find invaluable its open-minded discussion of all the basic theories within the ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Gennaro F. Vito,Jeffrey R. Maahs,Ronald M. Holmes
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : Across America, crime is a consistent public concern. The authors have produced a comprehensive work on major criminological theories, combining classical criminology with new topics, such as Internet crime and terrorism. The text also focuses on how criminology shapes public policy....

Textbook on Criminology

Textbook on Criminology
  • Author : Katherine S. Williams
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 660
  • ISBN : 0199691290
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Summary : This text offers an engaging and wide-ranging account of crime and criminology. It provides a clear and comprehensive consideration of the theoretical, practical, and political aspects of the subject, including the influence of physical, biological, psychological, and social factors on criminality....