Criminology: connecting theory, research and practice

Preface -- How to use this book -- Crime, criminal law and criminology -- Crime, deviance and criminology : a brief overview -- Criminal law -- How much crime is there? -- Doing criminology : research and theory -- The criminal justice system in action -- Connecting criminology and criminal justice...

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Main Author: Hass, Aida (Author)
Other Authors: Moloney, Chris (Author); Chambliss, William J.
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: New York Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group 2016
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Summary:Preface -- How to use this book -- Crime, criminal law and criminology -- Crime, deviance and criminology : a brief overview -- Criminal law -- How much crime is there? -- Doing criminology : research and theory -- The criminal justice system in action -- Connecting criminology and criminal justice -- Law enforcement in america -- Courts -- American corrections -- An overview of criminological theory -- Crime as rational behavior : classical and rational choice theory -- Biological theories : crime is in the brain -- Psychological theories : crime is in the mind -- Sociological theory : crime is in the structure of society -- Sociological theory : crime is socialized behavior -- Sociological theory : crime is in conflict inherent to society -- Typologies of criminal behavior -- Interpersonal crimes of violence -- Crimes against property -- Public order crimes -- Crimes of the powerful -- Green criminology and environmental harms -- Technology and cybercrime -- A look ahead -- Crime today, crime tomorrow : the future of criminological theory
Item Description:Revised edition of Criminology, 2012
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description:xiiv, 762 pages 25 cm
ISBN:9781138888685
9781138888692