Textbook on Criminology

Written By Katherine S. Williams
Textbook on Criminology
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 24 January 2022
  • ISBN : 0199592705
  • Pages : 660 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Textbook on Criminology

Textbook on Criminology
  • Author : Katherine S. Williams
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 660
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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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....

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Gennaro F. Vito,Jeffrey R. Maahs
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-09-29
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : The fourth edition of best-selling Criminology: Theory, Research, and Policy discusses criminal behavior and explores the factors that contribute to crime as well as the social reactions to crime. The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition....

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Freda Adler,Gerhard O. Mueller,William Laufer
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2012-08-23
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : Criminology is known for its lucid style, student-oriented approach, and interdisciplinary perspective. This text discusses criminological problems, their origins, and possible solutions in a clear, practical, straightforward fashion. Students develop a thorough understanding of today’s issues in criminology and are prepared to address and resolve the issues of tomorrow. ...

An Introduction to Critical Criminology

An Introduction to Critical Criminology
  • Author : Pamela Ugwudike
  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release Date : 2015-02-27
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : An Introduction to Critical Criminology offers an accessible introduction to foundational and contemporary theories and perspectives in critical criminology which introduces students to theories and perspectives about the causes of crime, and the operation of the criminal justice system....

Cultural Criminology

Cultural Criminology
  • Author : Jeff Ferrell,Keith Hayward,Jock Young
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008-09-25
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : Winner of the ASC Distinguished Book Award for International Research! 'Beautifully written and superbly conceived, with illustrations and examples that combine theory and practice across a range of disciplines, Cultural Criminology should be read by anyone – academics and smart readers alike – interested in crime, media, culture and social theory. Bravo ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Stephan Hurwitz,Karl O. Christiansen
  • Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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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 ...

Introduction to Criminology

Introduction to Criminology
  • Author : Frank E. Hagan
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 534
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : "After reviewing dozens of books, this text provided the best basic foundation and the study website is excellent." -Michelle Ronda, Marymount Manhattan College The Sixth Edition of Introduction to Criminology: Theories, Methods, and Criminal Behavior is a comprehensive introduction to the study of criminology, with a chapter devoted to the ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Tim Newburn
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 139
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : "What do we mean by the term "crime"? Who commits crime and why do they do it? And what can we do about it? This [book] considers what we know about crime and criminality, and about historical trends and competing explanations for patterns of crime in the developed world."--Book ...

The Criminology of White Collar Crime

The Criminology of White Collar Crime
  • Author : Sally S. Simpson,David Weisburd
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2010-09-30
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : The book will synthesize and integrate better what are often disparate ideas, themes, and methods across substantive areas of white-collar crime and criminology and criminal justice. The book also puts together critical and emerging topics within criminology and criminal justice that have important implications for the study of white-collar crime ...

Understanding Criminology

Understanding Criminology
  • Author : Walklate, Sandra
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2007-06-01
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : This textbook is designed to cover the major areas of debate within the fields of criminology, criminal justice and penology....

A Guided Reader to Research in Comparative Criminology criminal Justice

A Guided Reader to Research in Comparative Criminology criminal Justice
  • Author : John Winterdyk,Philip L. Reichel,Harry R. Dammer
  • Publisher : Brockmeyer Verlag
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Philosophy Crime and Criminology

Philosophy  Crime  and Criminology
  • Author : Bruce A. Arrigo,Christopher R. Williams
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-01
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : Philosophy, Crime, and Criminology represents the first systematic attempt to unpack the philosophical foundations of crime in Western culture. Utilizing the insights of ontology, epistemology, aesthetics, and ethics, contributors demonstrate how the reality of crime is informed by a number of implicit assumptions about the human condition and unstated values ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Gregg Barak
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 379
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : Barak provides the first integrated analysis of crime, criminal justice, and criminology through a global lens, revealing the importance of a global perspective for the study of crime and justice in the 21st century. While moving seamlessly from the micro bio-psychological, interactive-social process to the macro cultural-structural forces that shape ...

Criminology

Criminology
  • Author : Steve E. Barkan
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : Taking a sociological perspective, this book offers award-winning coverage of criminology and highlights issues of race, ethnicity, gender and social class throughout. Criminology: A Sociological Understanding, 6e, provides a sociological perspective on crime and criminal justice by treating social structure and social inequality as central themes in the study of ...

Key Perspectives In Criminology

Key Perspectives In Criminology
  • Author : Tierney, John
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2009-05-01
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 0199592705
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Summary : This book introduces the important words and themes which students need to know in order to succeed at criminology. It doesn't aim to be a dictionary rather it brings together a comprehensive list of those essential words that students need. It has the advantage of being able to offer longer ...