9780072321494

Criminology and the Criminal Justice System

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780072321494

  • ISBN10:

    0072321490

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-07-14
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $107.58 Save up to $3.23
  • Buy New
    $104.35
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    USUALLY SHIPS IN 3-4 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Table of Contents

List of Boxes
xix
Preface xxi
PART I Understanding Criminology 1(82)
An Overview of Criminology
2(20)
Measuring Crime and Criminal Behavior Patterns
22(36)
Schools of Thought throughout History
58(25)
PART II Explanations of Crime and Criminal Behavior 83(180)
Psychological and Biological Perspectives
84(38)
Strain and Cultural Deviance Theories
122(34)
The Formation of Subcultures
156(28)
Social Control Theory
184(26)
Labeling, Conflict, and Radical Theories
210(26)
Targets and Victims of Crime
236(27)
PART III Types of Crimes 263(208)
The Concept of Crime
264(22)
Violent Crimes
286(50)
Crimes against Property
336(30)
Organizational Criminality
366(38)
Public Order Crimes
404(36)
Comparative Criminology
440(31)
PART IV A Criminological Approach to the Criminal Justice System 471(164)
Processes and Decisions
472(36)
Enforcing the Law: Practice and Research
508(46)
The Nature and Functioning of Courts
554(42)
A Research Focus on Corrections
596(39)
Glossary 635(10)
``Did You Know?'' Sources 645(2)
Photo Credits 647(2)
Illustration and Text Credits 649(6)
Name Index 655(20)
Subject Index 675

Rewards Program

Write a Review