Criminological Theory: Context and Consequences / Edition 2

Criminological Theory: Context and Consequences / Edition 2

by J. Robert Lilly, Francis T. Cullen, Richard A. Ball
     
 

ISBN-10: 080395901X

ISBN-13: 9780803959019

Pub. Date: 09/30/1994

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Following the acclaimed success of the First Edition, this new edition of Criminological Theory continues to be the only text of its kind to stress the "context and consequences" of theory. Four of the original chapters have been carefully revised and a new chapter on the feminist perspective and "left realism" has been added. As well as a

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Following the acclaimed success of the First Edition, this new edition of Criminological Theory continues to be the only text of its kind to stress the "context and consequences" of theory. Four of the original chapters have been carefully revised and a new chapter on the feminist perspective and "left realism" has been added. As well as a thorough presentation of the history of criminological theory, the authors continue their focus on the interconnection among social context, criminological theory and criminal justice policy-making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803959019
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
09/30/1994
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

The Context and Consequences of Theory
The Search for the 'Criminal Man'
Rejecting Individualism
The Social Roots of Crime
Society as Insulation
Control Theory
The Irony of State Intervention
Labeling Theory
Social Power and the Construction of Crime
Conflict Theory
New Directions in Critical Theory
Conservative Criminology
Revitalizing Individualistic Theory

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