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Crime and Criminology: An Introduction 4th ed isbn 9780195551563

Crime and Criminology: An Introduction 3rd ed

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Rob WhiteAssociate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, Australia, Fiona Haines

ISBN13: 9780195517323
ISBN: 0195517326
New Edition ISBN: 9780195551563
Published: July 2004
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Describes the diverse and at times competing perspectives within criminology, and their attempts to explain why certain types of people engage in certian types of behaviour that have been identified as begin criminal in nature.

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LIST OF CHARTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1. The Study of Crime; 2. Classical Theory; 3. Biological and Psychological Positivism; 4. Strain Theory; 5. Labelling Perspectives; 6. Marxist Criminology; 7. Feminist Perspectives; 8. New Right Criminology; 9. Left Realism; 10. Republican Theory and Restorative Justice; 11. Critical Criminology; 12. Conclusion; REFERENCES; INDEX