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Criminology with Making the Grade Student CD-ROM and Powerweb / Edition 5
     

Criminology with Making the Grade Student CD-ROM and Powerweb / Edition 5

by Freda Adler, William S. Laufer, Gerhard O. Mueller, Gerhard O. W. Mueller, William S. Laufer
 

ISBN-10: 0072878819

ISBN-13: 9780072878813

Pub. Date: 07/31/2003

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This leading text for courses in Criminology is known for its lucid style, student-oriented approach, and interdisciplinary global perspective. The text comes in two versions--with or without coverage of the criminal justice system. For schools that retain the traditional criminology course, which includes coverage of criminal justice, Criminology and the Criminal

Overview

This leading text for courses in Criminology is known for its lucid style, student-oriented approach, and interdisciplinary global perspective. The text comes in two versions--with or without coverage of the criminal justice system. For schools that retain the traditional criminology course, which includes coverage of criminal justice, Criminology and the Criminal Justice System is the ideal text. For schools that offer a separate introductory course in criminal justice, Criminology is the appropriate text.Both versions of the fifth edition are accompanied by a free student CD-ROM as well as a robust Online Learning Center featuring chapter quizzes with feedback, vocabulary flashcards, interactive exercises, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072878813
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/31/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
550
Product dimensions:
8.06(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Understanding Criminology

Chapter 1. The Reach of Criminology

Chapter 2. Counting Crime and Measuring Criminal Behavior Patterns

Chapter 3. Schools of Thought throughout History

Part II: Explanations of Crime and Criminal Behavior

Chapter 4. Psychological and Biological Perspectives

Chapter 5. Strain and Cultural Deviance Theories

Chapter 6. The Formation of Subcultures

Chapter 7. Social Control Theory

Chapter 8. Labeling, Conflict, and Radical Thoeries

Chapter 9. Environmental Theory

Part III: Types of Crime

Chapter 10.
Violent Crimes

Chapter 11.
Crimes Against Property

Chapter 12.
White Collar and Corporate Crime

Chapter 13.
Public Order Crimes

Chapter 14.
International and Comparative Criminology

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