Criminology / Edition 11

Criminology / Edition 11

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by Larry J. Siegel
     
 


Balanced, comprehensive, cutting-edge--Siegel's CRIMINOLOGY, Eleventh Edition, presents an in-depth analysis of all areas of criminological theory and crime typologies. This best-selling text provides you with the tools you need to succeed in your criminology course. Studying is made easier with an array of linked learning tools--chapter objectives, end-of-chapter… See more details below

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Balanced, comprehensive, cutting-edge--Siegel's CRIMINOLOGY, Eleventh Edition, presents an in-depth analysis of all areas of criminological theory and crime typologies. This best-selling text provides you with the tools you need to succeed in your criminology course. Studying is made easier with an array of linked learning tools--chapter objectives, end-of-chapter reviews, key concepts, concepts summary tables, and newsworthy examples that help you see how what you are learning applies in the real world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495912460
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/14/2011
Pages:
752
Sales rank:
185,349
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: CONCEPTS OF CRIME, LAW, AND CRIMINOLOGY. 1. Crime and Criminology. 2. The Nature and Extent of Crime. 3. Victims and Victimization. Part II: THEORIES OF CRIME CAUSATION. 4. Rational Choice Theory. 5. Trait Theories. 6. Social Structure Theories. 7. Social Process Theories. 8. Social Conflict, Critical Criminology, and Restorative Justice. 9. Developmental Theories: Life Course and Latent Trait. Part III: CRIME TYPOLOGIES. 10. Interpersonal Violence. 11. Political Violence and Terrorism. 12. Property Crime. 13. Enterprise Crime: White-Collar and Green-Collar Crime. 14. Public Order Crime: Sex and Substance Abuse. 15. Crimes of the New Millennium: Cyber-Crime and Transnational Organized Crime. Part IV: THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. 16. Criminal Justice: Process and Perspectives. 17. Police and Courts: Investigation, Arrest and Adjudication. 18. Punishment and Correction.

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