Canadian Criminology Today: Theories And Applications, Sixth Canadian Edition by Frank SchmallegerCanadian Criminology Today: Theories And Applications, Sixth Canadian Edition by Frank Schmalleger

Canadian Criminology Today: Theories And Applications, Sixth Canadian Edition

byFrank Schmalleger, Rebecca Volk

Paperback | March 13, 2017

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Canadian Criminology Today offers a clear, contemporary, and comprehensive introduction to criminology that encourages students to think critically about the causes of crime and the outcomes of crime-prevention strategies. Throughout the text, Schmalleger and Volk use plentiful examples and current case studies to present the consequences of criminological theory for social policy and the practical issues associated with crime control.
Frank Schmalleger, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, where he also was recognized as Distinguished Professor. Dr. Schmalleger holds degrees from the University of Notre Dame and The Ohio State University; he earned both a master’s (1970) and a doctorate (1974) in sociology, with a special em...
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Title:Canadian Criminology Today: Theories And Applications, Sixth Canadian EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:11 × 8.25 × 0.5 inPublished:March 13, 2017Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0134304462

ISBN - 13:9780134304465

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Table of Contents

1: What Is Criminology?

2: Crime Statistics

3: Patterns of Crime

4: Victimology: The Study of the Victim

5: Classical and Neo-Classical Thought

6: Biological Roots of Criminal Behaviour

7: Psychological and Psychiatric Foundations of Criminal Behaviour

8: The Meaning of Crime: Social Structure Perspective

9: The Meaning of Crime: Social Process Perspective

10: The Meaning of Crime: Social Conflict Perspective

11: Criminology and Social Policy

12: Future Directions and Emerging Trends