Criminology Book


  • Author : Larry J. Siegel
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Crime
  • Pages : 492
  • ISBN 10 : 0495810339
  • Total Read : 62
  • File Size : 20,7 Mb

Criminology Summary:

Concise, current, and completely affordable, best-selling CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, International Edition delivers cutting-edge coverage, captivating real-life stories, and powerful learning tools in a succinct, student-friendly paperback.

Criminology  The Core Book

Criminology The Core

  • Author : Larry J. Siegel
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN 10 : 1337557714
  • Total Read : 94
  • File Size : 11,6 Mb

Criminology The Core Summary:

It's no mystery why Larry Siegel remains THE best-selling author in Criminal Justice. Professor Siegel is known for presenting real-life stories of crime, criminals and the hottest debates in the field, and CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, 7th Edition, doesn't disappoint. This four-color paperback is concise and affordable. Real-world material clarifies concepts and theories, equipping students with a solid foundation in modern criminology. Grounded in Siegel's signature style--cutting-edge theory plus meticulous research--the book covers all sides of an issue without taking a political or theoretical position and provides a broad view of the field's interdisciplinary nature. This edition includes the latest insights into political crime; terrorism (e.g., ISIS); white-collar, blue-collar and green-collar crime; cybercrime; transnational crime (e.g. human trafficking) and many other topics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Siegel Criminology Book

Siegel Criminology

  • Author : Larry J. Siegel
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Genre: Crime
  • Pages : 318
  • ISBN 10 : 0314058141
  • Total Read : 76
  • File Size : 10,8 Mb

Siegel Criminology Summary:

An alternate version of Criminology, Fifth Edition (West, 1995) without Chapters 15-18 on the criminal justice system.

Criminology Book


  • Author : Larry J. Siegel
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000-07
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : 0534545203
  • Total Read : 87
  • File Size : 20,9 Mb

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Criminological Approaches to International Criminal Law Book

Criminological Approaches to International Criminal Law

  • Author : Ilias Bantekas
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-06
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN 10 : 9781107060036
  • Total Read : 77
  • File Size : 5,8 Mb

Criminological Approaches to International Criminal Law Summary:

This volume is one of the few books to explain in-depth the international crimes behind the scenes of substantive or procedural law. The contributors place a particular focus on what motivates participation in international crime, how perpetrators, witnesses and victims see their predicament and how international crimes should be investigated at local and international level, with an emphasis on context. The book engages these questions with a broad interdisciplinary approach that is accessible to both lawyers and non-lawyers alike. It discusses international crime through the lens of anthropology, neuroscience, psychology, state crime theory and information systems theory and draws upon relevant investigative experience from experts in international and domestic law prosecutions.

Introduction to Criminology Book

Introduction to Criminology

  • Author : Frank E. Hagan
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-11-29
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 584
  • ISBN 10 : 9781544339047
  • Total Read : 72
  • File Size : 17,7 Mb

Introduction to Criminology Summary:

"This is one of the best texts I have seen in a while...It makes the world of criminology less daunting and more relevant." —Allyson S. Maida, St. John’s University Introduction to Criminology, Tenth Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the study of criminology, focusing on the vital core areas of the field—theory, method, and criminal behavior. With more attention to crime typologies than most introductory texts, Hagan and Daigle investigate all forms of criminal activity, such as organized crime, white collar crime, political crime, and environmental crime. The methods of operation, the effects on society and policy decisions, and the connection between theory and criminal behavior are all explained in a clear, accessible manner. A Complete Teaching & Learning Package SAGE Premium Video Included in the interactive eBook! SAGE Premium Video tools and resources boost comprehension and bolster analysis. Preview a video now. Interactive eBook Includes access to SAGE Premium Video, multimedia tools, and much more! Save when you bundle the interactive eBook with the new edition. Order using bundle ISBN: 978-1-5443-6676-0. Learn more. SAGE coursepacks FREE! Easily import our quality instructor and student resource content into your school’s learning management system (LMS) and save time. Learn more. SAGE edge FREE online resources for students that make learning easier. See how your students benefit. .

The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology Book

The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology

  • Author : Jayne Mooney
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-06
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 382
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000751192
  • Total Read : 69
  • File Size : 6,7 Mb

The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology Summary:

To confront the challenges criminologists face today and to satisfactorily critique the theories on which criminology is founded, we need to learn from the past. To do this we must give context to both theorist and theory. Written from a critical perspective, this book brings criminological theory to life. It presents the core theories of criminology as historical and cultural products and theorists as producers of culture located in particular places, writing in specific historical periods and situated in precise intellectual networks and philosophical controversies. This book illustrates that theory does not arise ‘out of the blue’ and highlights the importance of understanding how and why ideas emerge at certain points in time, why they gained currency and the influence that they have had. It follows the trajectory of criminology from pre-Enlightenment society through to the present day and the proliferation of criminological thinking. It explores: Setting the Stage for the Emergence of Criminology Classicist Criminology: The Search for Justice, Equality and the Rational ‘Man’ The Positivist Revolution, Physiognomy, Phrenology and the Science of ‘Othering’ Chicago School of Sociology: An Explosion of Ideas Developing a Sociological Criminology: Durkheim, Du Bois, Merton and Tannenbaum Feminism: Redressing the Gender Imbalance Confronting the Establishment: The Emergence of Critical Criminology From Theoretical Innovations to Political Engagement The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology provides an invaluable contribution to the growing conversation about criminology’s ‘origin story’ and the level that this is grounded in the idiosyncrasies of the North Atlantic world and its historical development. This book will be invaluable reading to students and academics engaged in studies of criminology and criminal justice.

Queer Criminology Book

Queer Criminology

  • Author : Carrie Buist
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-10-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317580942
  • Total Read : 73
  • File Size : 10,9 Mb

Queer Criminology Summary:

Winner of the 2016 Book Award from the American Society of Criminology, Division of Critical Criminology. In this book, Carrie L. Buist and Emily Lenning reflect on the origins of Queer Criminology, survey the foundational research and scholarship in this emerging field, and offer suggestions for the future. Covering topics such as the criminalization of queerness; the policing of Queer communities; Queer experiences in the courtroom; and the correctional control of Queer people, Queer Criminology synthesizes the work of criminologists, journalists, legal scholars, non-governmental organizations, and others to illuminate the historical and contemporary context of the Queer experience. Queer Criminology offers examples of the grave injustices that Queer people face around the world, particularly in places such as Russia, Kyrgyzstan, England, India, Thailand, Nigeria, and the United States. These injustices include, but are not limited to, selective enforcement, coerced confessions, disproportionate sentencing, rape, extortion, denial of due process, forced isolation, corporal punishment, and death. By highlighting a pattern of discriminatory, disproportionate, and abusive treatment of Queer people by the criminal legal system, this book demonstrates the importance of developing a criminology that critiques the heteronormative systems that serve to oppress Queer people around the world. Buist and Lenning argue that criminology is incomplete without a thorough recognition and understanding of these Queer experiences. Therefore, Queer Criminology is a vital contribution to the growing body of literature exploring the Queer experience, and should be considered a necessary tool for students, scholars, and practitioners alike who are seeking a more just criminal legal system.