The Criminal Event: Perspectives in Space and Time / Edition 2

The Criminal Event: Perspectives in Space and Time / Edition 2

by Vincent Sacco, Leslie Kennedy
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0534524567

ISBN-13: 9780534524562

Pub. Date: 11/27/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Sacco/Kennedy is a concise, economical text that offers a unifying element to aid student understanding of the material presented. The organizing tool ("the criminal event") presents crime as consisting of many facets, and it shows the relationships between the various facets of crime. With an emphasis on spatial analysis, the authors examine crime from all sides,

Overview

Sacco/Kennedy is a concise, economical text that offers a unifying element to aid student understanding of the material presented. The organizing tool ("the criminal event") presents crime as consisting of many facets, and it shows the relationships between the various facets of crime. With an emphasis on spatial analysis, the authors examine crime from all sides, what motivates people to commit crime, who suffers and how, and how society should respond.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534524562
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/27/2001
Series:
Criminal Justice Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Criminal Event. 2. The Main Actors in the Criminal Event. 3. The Social Context of Criminal Events. 4. The Family and Household. 5. Work. 6. Leisure. 7. Applying Criminal Event Analysis. References.

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