Criminology Today

An Integrative Introduction

Author: Frank Schmalleger

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780131777101

Category: Social Science

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Criminology Today

An Integrative Introduction

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780132769044

Category: Social Science

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Canadian Criminology Today

Theories and Applications, Sixth Canadian Edition

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger,Rebecca Volk

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780134304465

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Canadian Criminology Today offers a clear, contemporary, and comprehensive introduction to criminology that encourages students to think critically about the causes of crime and the outcomes of crime-prevention strategies. Throughout the text, Schmalleger and Volk use plentiful examples and current case studies to present the consequences of criminological theory for social policy and the practical issues associated with crime control.

Canadian Criminology Today

Theories and Applications, Fifth Canadian Edition,

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger,Rebecca Volk

Publisher: Pearson Education Canada

ISBN: 0133399362

Category: Social Science

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Criminology Today

An Integrative Introduction

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780133024340

Category: Social Science

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An Integrative Introduction

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 1292035900

Category: Social Science

Page: 492

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For courses in Criminology. Criminology Today: An Integrative Introduction 6e is a clear, contemporary and comprehensive introduction to the study of criminology. Offering a thematic approach that contrasts the social responsibility and social problems approaches to crime theory, the book encourages students to think critically about the causes of crime. Completely up-to-date, this edition includes new Professor Speaks excerpts, links to cutting-edge articles, and MyCrimeKit www.mycrimekit.com activities that encourage students explore how security and freedom interface in an age of increasing globalism.

Criminology

Author: Frank Schmalleger

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 0133139441

Category: Social Science

Page: 312

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Powerfully illustrated, compelling content. Criminology is a user friendly criminology text that teaches students about the exciting field of criminology using the learning skills they already possess. In recognition of the visual orientation of today's learners, we sought to achieve a comprehensive integration of graphic art with the concepts and ideas of criminology. Consequently, Criminology is intensely visual. Its layout and design invite readers to explore its pages, which powerfully illustrate the critical concepts that are central to the field of criminology today. Our intent is to visually attract readers to the subject matter of criminology, making for ease of learning.

Criminology

A Brief Introduction

Author: Frank J. Schmalleger

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780133024371

Category: Law

Page: 352

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Criminology (Justice Series)

Author: Frank Schmalleger

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 013377533X

Category: Social Science

Page: 352

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For courses in Criminology This text is part of the Justice Series Brief. Affordable. Visual. Criminology, Third Edition provides an affordable, thought-provoking look at criminology that uses clear writing and eye-catching visuals to get your students straight to the important concepts. By focusing on these core concepts, students will gain true understanding of the material, without becoming overwhelmed with unnecessary information. With an approach that focuses on social problems versus social responsibility, students will learn to think critically about the causes of crime and see the link between crime theories and crime policies. The book's conversation-starting pedagogy encourages active participation in learning, moving students beyond memorization by engaging them in the latest research findings and current events shaping the field.

21st Century Criminology: A Reference Handbook

Author: J. Mitchell Miller

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412960193

Category: Social Science

Page: 915

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21st Century Criminology: A Reference Handbook provides straightforward and definitive overviews of 100 key topics comprising traditional criminology and its modern outgrowths. The individual chapters have been designed to serve as a "first-look" reference source for most criminological inquires. Both connected to the sociological origins of criminology (i.e., theory and research methods) and the justice systems' response to crime and related social problems, as well as coverage of major crime types, this two-volume set offers a comprehensive overview of the current state of criminology. From student term papers and masters theses to researchers commencing literature reviews, 21st Century Criminology is a ready source from which to quickly access authoritative knowledge on a range of key issues and topics central to contemporary criminology.

International Criminology

A Critical Introduction

Author: Rob Watts,Judith Bessant,Richard Hil

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134083343

Category: Law

Page: 280

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