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Criminological Theory: Past to Present : Essential Readings

Francis T. Cullen, Robert Agnew - Criminologie - 2003 - 542 pages
Building on the success of the First Edition, the Second Edition features 14 new selections, ranging from classic works to recent selections on social disorganization ...
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A Primer in the Sociology of Crime

S. Giora Shoham, John P. Hoffman - Social Science - 2012 - 200 pages
This primer covers all the classic theory and research on the sociology of crime. CONTENTS: 1. Criminology and Social Deviance. 2. Theoretical and Methodological Issues in ...
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Poverty, Ethnicity, and Violent Crime

James F. Short - Social Science - 1997 - 244 pages
Author Short details the implications surrounding the causes of crime for national policy. His work concludes that violent crime in America is more strongly associated with ...
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Larry Siegel - Social Science - 2008 - 720 pages
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Taking Stock: The Status of Criminological Theory

Francis T. Cullen, John Paul Wright, Kristie R. Blevins - Law - 2008 - 468 pages
Criminology is in a period of much theoretical ferment. Older theories have been revitalized, and newer theories have been set forth. The very richness of our thinking about ...
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Motivation and Delinquency

D. Wayne Osgood, Joan McCord - Psychology - 1997 - 295 pages
Motivational concepts pervade the classic theories of delinquency. And yet, there has been little detailed analysis of the relationship between motivation and delinquency. In ...
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Crime and the Lifecourse: An Introduction

Michael L. Benson - Law - 2012 - 239 pages
In recent years, the lifecourse perspective has become a popular theoretical orientation toward crime. Yet despite its growing importance in the field of criminology, most ...
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Of Crime and Criminality: The Use of Theory in Everyday Life

Sally Simpson - Social Science - 2000 - 256 pages
This collection of original essays is an innovative, effective way to teach crime theory to undergraduates. Each essay brings an important crime theory to life by applying that ...
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Delinquency and Crime: Current Theories

J. David Hawkins - Social Science - 1996 - 330 pages
Why do youths commit crimes? Delinquency and Crime contains essays by nine leading criminologists that seek to answer this question by describing current theories of crime and ...
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