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Criminology Explained

$30.00

Criminology Explained

$30.00
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Criminology Explained™; no physical shipment. You will receive a separate email with your serial number shortly after your purchase is completed.

Criminology Explained™ is an ebook that includes twelve chapters that include the major topics covered in introductory criminology courses:

  • Defining Crime & Criminology
  • Measuring Crime
  • Trends & Patterns Origins of Criminology
  • Crime & Environment
  • Socialization & Crime
  • Critical Perspectives
  • Violent Crimes
  • Property Crimes
  • Vice & Illegal Enterprise
  • Elite Crime
  • Crime & Societal Reaction

The first three chapters of Criminology Explained™ discuss the definition and popular understanding (social construction) of crime, the measurement of crime, and key trends and patterns in crime in the United States. The fourth through seventh chapters critique the major criminological theories, from the classical school and trait theories to social structure and social process theories and critical criminology. Each of the next four chapters covers a major type of crime: violent crime, property crime, public order and organized crime, and white-collar and corporate crime. The final chapter examines the harm caused by different kinds of crime, as well as how society responds to crime.