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Crime and the American dream

Author: Steven F Messner; Richard Rosenfeld
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Wadsworth Cengage Learning, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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How has America's over-emphasis on the pursuit of materialistic gain contributed to the it's high rate of violent crime? CRIME AND THE AMERICAN DREAM, 5th Edition is an easy-to-understand book that  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven F Messner; Richard Rosenfeld
ISBN: 9781111346966 1111346968
OCLC Number: 801440375
Description: ix, 162 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. A society organized for crime --
2. By any means necessary: serious crime in America --
3. Ships in the night: theoretical perspectives in contemporary criminology --
4. Culture, institutional structure, and crime --
5. Strengthening social institutions and rethinking the American dream.
Responsibility: Steven F. Messner, Richard Rosenfeld.

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