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Criminological perspectives : a reader

Author: John Muncie; Eugene McLaughlin; Mary Langan
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, in association with the Open University, 1996.
Series: Crime, order and social control.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book presents the most relevant readings from the diverse criminology literature, and provides students and academics with direct access to the main theories and perspectives, which underpin and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Muncie; Eugene McLaughlin; Mary Langan
ISBN: 0761950028 9780761950028 0761950036 9780761950035
OCLC Number: 34325458
Description: xxiv, 530 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Criminological Perspectives: an introduction --
pt. 1. Criminological formations. 1. On crimes and punishments / Cesare Beccaria. 2. Of the development of the propensity to crime / Adolphe Quetelet. 3. The criminal type in women and its atavistic origin / Cesare Lombroso and William Ferrero. 4. Causes of criminal behavior / Enrico Ferri. 5. Criminality and economic conditions / Willem Bonger. 6. The normal and the pathological / Emile Durkheim. 7. Law and authority / Peter Kropotkin. 8. British criminology before 1935 / David Garland --
pt. 2. The problem of crime I: causation. 9. Genetic factors in the etiology of criminal behavior / Sarnoff A. Mednick, William F. Gabrielli, Jr. and Barry Hutchings. 10. Personality theory and the problem of criminality / H.J. Eysenck. 11. Explanations of crime and place / Anthony E. Bottoms and Paul Wiles. 12. Crime and consumption / Simon Field. 13. The underclass / Charles Murray. 14. Relative deprivation / John Lea and Jock Young.
Series Title: Crime, order and social control.
Responsibility: edited and introduced by John Muncie, Eugene McLaughlin and Mary Langan.
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