Criminology and the Criminal Justice System

Criminology and the Criminal Justice System

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780072321494
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 07/14/2000
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 720
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: UNDERSTANDING CRIMINOLOGYChapter 1 An Overview of Criminology Chapter 2 Measuring Crime and Criminal Behavior Patterns Chapter 3 Schools of Thought throughout History Part II: EXPLANATION 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 Theories Chapter 9 Targets and Victims of Crime Part III TYPES OF CRIME Chapter 10 The Concept of Crime Chapter 11 Violent Crimes Chapter 12 Crimes Against Property Chapter 13 Organizational Criminality Chapter 14 Public Order Crimes Chapter 15 Comparative Criminology Part IV: A CRIMINOLOGICAL APPROACH TO THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM(included only in CRIMINOLOGY AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM). Chapter 16 Processes and Decisions Chapter 17 Enforcing the Law: Practice and Research Chapter 18 The Nature and Function of Courts (and more...)

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