Criminologyby Siegel, Larry J.
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Bestselling CRIMINOLOGY: THEORIES, PATTERNS, AND TYPOLOGIES, 10e delivers the most comprehensive, in-depth analysis of criminological theory and crime typologies available. Offering unparalleled breadth and depth of coverage, this book is unrivaled in its exhaustive research base and currency, devoting two all-new chapters to cyber-crime and terrorism—two of the hottest issues in the field today. Packed with real-world illustrations, the Tenth Edition includes cutting-edge seminal research, up-to-the-minute policy, newsworthy examples, and hundreds of new references. A proven author and authority in criminology and criminal justice, Dr. Siegel is renowned for his unbiased presentation of theories, issues, and controversies. Avoiding ideological biases, Prof. Siegel encourages readers to weigh the evidence and form their own conclusions.
Table of Contents
|Concepts of Crime, Law, and Criminology|
|Crime and Criminology|
|The Nature and Extent of Crime|
|Victims and Victimization|
|Theories of Crime Causation|
|Rational Choice Theory|
|Social Structure Theories|
|Social Process Theories|
|Social Conflict, Critical Criminology, and Restorative Justice|
|Developmental Theories: Life Course and Latent Trait|
|Political Crime and Terrorism|
|Enterprise Crime: White-Collar and Organized Crime|
|Public Order Crime|
|Cyber-Crime and Technology|
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