Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach / Edition 10

Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach / Edition 10

by Curt R. Bartol, Anne M. Bartol
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0132973197

ISBN-13: 9780132973199

Pub. Date: 01/04/2013

Publisher: Pearson

A comprehensive psychological approach to criminal behavior.

Accurate, researched-based, contemporary, and comprehensive: Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach, Tenth Edition, builds on the excellence established in previous editions. The text offers a detailed look at crime, what may lead to it, and how criminal behavior may

Overview

A comprehensive psychological approach to criminal behavior.

Accurate, researched-based, contemporary, and comprehensive: Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach, Tenth Edition, builds on the excellence established in previous editions. The text offers a detailed look at crime, what may lead to it, and how criminal behavior may be prevented, all from a psychological perspective. Focusing on serious crimes, particularly those involving violence, Criminal Behavior offers a comprehensive look at this complex field with effective and engaging material that has been classroom-tested for over thirty years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132973199
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/04/2013
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
105,729
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Criminal Behavior

Chapter 2 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Developmental Risk Factors

Chapter 3 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Biological Factors

Chapter 4 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Learning and Situational Factors

Chapter 5 Human Aggression and Violence

Chapter 6 Juvenile Delinquency

Chapter 7 Criminal Psychopathy

Chapter 8 Crime and Mental Disorders

Chapter 9 Homicide, Assault, and Family Violence

Chapter 10 Multiple Murder, School, and Workplace Violence

Chapter 11 Psychology of Terrorism

Chapter 12 Sexual Assault

Chapter 13 Sexual Assault of Children and Youth and Other Sexual Offenses

Chapter 14 Property Crime

Chapter 15 Violent Economic Crime and Crimes of Intimidation

Chapter 16 Substance Abuse, Alcohol, and Crime

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