Criminology: The Essentials
Criminology: The Essentials
Author : Anthony Walsh
Publisher : SAGE Publications, Inc
Format : Paperback
Edition : illustrated edition
Page Number : 328
ISBN : 9781412999434
Criminology: The Essentials presents a well-written overview of the major theoretical perspectives and crime types discussed in most introductory criminology classes. It covers the most up-to-date theories and research in a concise manner in a cost-effective format. Each chapter in the book includes chapter-opening vignettes, interesting photos, many tables and figures to engage students interest. In the often-difficult theory chapters are concluding Policy and Prevention sections, and summary tables to compare and contrast the theories presented. to promote a deep understanding of the concepts presented.