Criminology The Core

Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 128596554X
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Concise, current, and affordable, best-selling CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, Fifth Edition delivers cutting-edge coverage in a succinct, reader-friendly paperback. Author Larry Siegel guides users through the fast-paced field of criminology, its most current research, and fascinating examples that help readers truly understand criminological theory. The book effectively uses real-world material to clarify criminology's concepts and theories. Highlighting the interdisciplinary nature of the field, it also offers unbiased coverage of even the most controversial issues--enabling readers to form their own opinions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminology The Core

Author: Larry Siegel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495094773
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Did you know that the best text for your criminology class is also very affordably priced? CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, Third Edition is the field's top-selling concise paperback-and the right text to help you excel in the criminology course. Author Larry Siegel guides you through the fast-paced field of criminology, its most current research, and the fascinating examples that help you understand criminological theory. In new Profiles in Crime features, you'll study the crimes of real-life men and women and how they illustrate specific criminology theories discussed in this book. Along the way you'll find the newest information, court cases, and topics, including hundreds of new references to keep you at the cutting-edge of the field. The author also includes Thinking Like a Criminologist role-plays, Checkpoints (throughout each chapter to help you review as you read), Connections boxes (that help you connect concepts among chapters to see the big picture), Critical Thinking questions, and other resources in every chapter to help you retain what you learn and do your best on exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminology

Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 0534629377
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Takes a concise look at criminology and criminological theory, offering a briefer, less expensive alternative to other criminology texts on the market. Carefully structured to cover relevant information in a manageable format and in a presentation that is interesting and contemporary.

Qualitative Research In Criminology

Author: Wilson R. Palacios
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351495240
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"This volume investigates the significant role qualitative research plays in expanding and refining our understandings of crime and justice. It features seventeen original essays that discuss the relationship between methodology and theory. The result is a theoretically engaged volume that explores the approaches of qualitative scholars in the collection and treatment of data in criminological scholarship.Among the key issues addressed in the volume are methodological rigor in qualitative research; movement between method, theory building, theoretical refinement and expansion; diversity of qualitative methodologies, from classic field research to contemporary innovations; and considerations of the future of qualitative criminological research.Qualitative research use has expanded rapidly in the last twenty years. This latest volume of Advances in Criminological Theory presents a cogent appraisal of qualitative criminology and the ways in which rigorous qualitative research contributes to theorizing about crime and justice."

Constitutive Criminology At Work

Author: Stuart Henry
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791441947
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Provides the first applications of constitutive criminology, a theoretical framework inspired by postmodernism, to specific areas of criminological practice.

Understanding And Managing Threats To The Environment In South Eastern Europe

Author: Gorazd Mesko
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9400706138
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This volume presents reflections on a variety of environmental issues in South-Eastern Europe from diverse contemporary scientific disciplines. The contributions address many crucial issues including national environmental policies, economic instruments for preventing crimes against the environment, international waste trafficking, threats to air, water and soil due to mining, management of dump areas, environment protection and food safety from a perspective of public health. The book will be a useful resource for researchers, developers and decision makers interested in the stability and sustainable development of the South-Eastern European countries.

Sociological Aspects Of Crime And Delinquency Routledge Revivals

Author: Michael Phillipson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317569741
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The field of crime and delinquency attracts a great deal of heated and partial opinion, prejudice and other forms of mal-thinking. When there is a scientific approach there tends to be a psychological explanation. This book, first published in 1971, is a corrective to both trends. It is a discussion of criminal behaviour in relation to a wide range of behaviours which could be called deviance and regards the whole field from the sociological point of view. The whole discussion is related to social policy, and is vital reading for students of sociology and criminology.

Criminology

Author: James Treadwell
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781412911337
Size: 31.80 MB
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Designed as an accessible reference tool to introduce students to the subject of criminology, this work provides essential guidance on finding information, preparing coursework and revising for exams.

Criminology

Author: Larry Siegel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495391026
Size: 15.36 MB
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This best-selling text provides a comprehensive analysis of criminological theory, crime typologies, and the criminal justice system. Renowned for its unbiased presentation of theories, issues, and controversies and for its exhaustive research base, Siegel’s CRIMINOLOGY, Tenth Edition, presents cutting-edge, seminal research, as well as up-to-the-minute policy and newsworthy examples. This tenth edition is updated to address the latest topics and has been rewritten for clarity and impact. CRIMINOLOGY, Tenth Edition, provides students with a gateway to online and multimedia resources that capture the immediacy of the field through videos, the Internet, and--to help students assess their mastery of key chapter concepts--CengageNOW, the ultimate Web-based student tutorial. With its updates and array of supplements, CRIMINOLOGY, Tenth Edition, presents a powerful set of teaching and learning tools for instructors and students alike. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Emerald Handbook Of Narrative Criminology

Author: Jennifer Fleetwood
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 1787690075
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Over 23 chapters this Handbook reflects the diversity of methodological approaches employed in the emerging field of narrative criminology.