Drugs and Crime in Lifestyle Perspective / Edition 1

Drugs and Crime in Lifestyle Perspective / Edition 1

by Glenn D. Walters
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803956029

ISBN-13: 9780803956025

Pub. Date: 03/11/1994

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This volume explores the correlation between drug abuse and crime. In examining the thinking and behavioural patterns common to both, it proposes a new explanatory model. Seeing involvement in drug abuse and crime as overlapping lifestyles, the author considers four primary factors: conditions, choices, cognitions and change. By comparing this new model with

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Overview

This volume explores the correlation between drug abuse and crime. In examining the thinking and behavioural patterns common to both, it proposes a new explanatory model. Seeing involvement in drug abuse and crime as overlapping lifestyles, the author considers four primary factors: conditions, choices, cognitions and change. By comparing this new model with existing models, Walters provides new insight into drug abuse, crime and their overlap.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803956025
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/11/1994
Series:
Drugs, Health, and Social Policy Series, #1
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The Drug-Crime Connection
Conditions
Choice
Cognition
Change
The Drug-Crime Connection Reconsidered

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