This comprehensive collection of original readings is designed to reflect and re-present the numerous and diverse lines of theoretical enquiry that constitute criminology. This volume consists of an accessible set of classic and contemporary readings that introduce students to the eclectic nature of `criminological knowledge'. In particular it focuses on: the origins of criminology; criminology's historic and continuing concern to discover the causes of crime; processes of criminalization and why it is that only ...

Criminological Perspectives: A Reader 1996, Sage Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780761950035

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Criminological Perspectives: A Reader 1996, Sage Publications Ltd, London

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