IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATES

9780813390215

The Crime Conundrum

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780813390215

  • ISBN10:

    0813390214

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1997-08-28
  • Publisher: Westview Pr
  • 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: $110.00
We're Sorry.
No Options Available at This Time.

Author Biography

Lawrence M. Friedman is Marion Rice Kirkwood Professor of Law at Stanford University. Harry N. Scheiber is the Stefan Riesenfeld Professor of Law and History, Boalt Hall School of Law, in the University of California at Berkeley.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii(2)
About the Editors and Contributors ix
1 Some Thoughts about Crime and Punishment
1(16)
Lawrence M. Friedman
George Fisher
2 Market, Crime and Community: Toward a Mid-Range Theory of Post-Industrial Violence
17(28)
Elliott Currie
3 Some Perspective on Crime and Criminal Justice Policy
45(16)
John J. Donohue
4 Age and Homicide in Different National Contexts
61(14)
Rosemary Gartner
5 Crime and Capitalization in the Czech Republic
75(18)
John Hagan
Detelina Radoeva
6 Trial by Jury, the Legitimacy of the Courts, and Crime Control
93(14)
Valerie P. Hans
Jonathan D. Casper
7 Ideology and American Crime Policy, 1966-1996: An Exploratory Essay
107(14)
Daniel Krislov
8 Some Thoughts about Police and Crime
121(6)
Richard A. Leo
9 Cells vs. Cops vs. Classrooms
127(36)
Marc L. Miller
10 Homicide over the Centuries
163(8)
Eric Monkkonen
11 Governing Through Crime
171(20)
Jonathan Simon
12 Wars on Crime--Struggles for Justice: Conflicting Trends in American Criminal Justice, 1970-1995
191
Samuel Walker

Rewards Program

Write a Review