Criminology

Criminology

The Basics

eBook - 2005
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Taylor & Francis Publishing

As crime continues to be a high profile issue troubling politicians, the public and the media alike, the study of criminology has boomed.

Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, this informative book is an accessible guide to the theoretical and practical approaches to the phenomena of crime.

Topics covered include:

  • popular myths and the fear of crime
  • crime in the workplace
  • victims, offenders and questions of justice
  • public policy and practice around the world
  • the future of crime prevention.

Easy to read, concise and supported by a glossary of terms and pointers to further reading, Criminology: The Basics is a perfect introduction to this important and popular subject.



Taylor
& Francis Publishing

As crime continues to be a high profile issue troubling politicians, the public and the media alike, the study of criminology has boomed.

Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, this informative book is an accessible guide to the theoretical and practical approaches to the phenomena of crime.

Topics covered include:

  • popular myths and the fear of crime 
  • crime in the workplace 
  • victims, offenders and questions of justice 
  • public policy and practice around the world 
  • the future of crime prevention.

Easy to read, concise and supported by a glossary of terms and pointers to further reading, Criminology: The Basics is a perfect introduction to this important and popular subject.



Publisher: Abingdon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2005
ISBN: 9780203448212
0203448219
9780415335546
041533554X
9780415335539
0415335531
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 222 p.)

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