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Criminological Theory: A Brief Introduction / Edition 3
     

Criminological Theory: A Brief Introduction / Edition 3

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by J. Mitchell Miller, Richard Tewksbury, Christopher J. Schreck
 

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ISBN-10: 0135071518

ISBN-13: 9780135071519

Pub. Date: 03/24/2010

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Criminological Theory: A Brief Introduction, Third Edition, offers an accessible discussion of the major theories of crime, delinquency, social deviance, and social control with an objective and neutral approach. The text provides students with an understanding of not only what the central tenets are of criminological theories but also focuses on providing real

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Criminological Theory: A Brief Introduction, Third Edition, offers an accessible discussion of the major theories of crime, delinquency, social deviance, and social control with an objective and neutral approach. The text provides students with an understanding of not only what the central tenets are of criminological theories but also focuses on providing real-life examples and implications for criminal justice policy and practice.

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ISBN-13:
9780135071519
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/24/2010
Series:
Alternative eText Formats Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1 Theoretical Criminology

Chapter 2 Classical and Neoclassical Criminology

Chapter 3 Biosocial Theories of Crime

Chapter 4 Psychological Theories of Crime

Chapter 5 Social Ecology of Crime

Chapter 6 Learning and Cultural Transmission Theories of Crime

Chapter 7 Strain Theories of Crime

Chapter 8 Control Theories of Crime

Chapter 9 Theories of Social Conflict

Chapter 10 Evaluating and Integrating Theory

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