Psychology Of Criminal Behaviour: A Canadian Perspective by Shelley BrownPsychology Of Criminal Behaviour: A Canadian Perspective by Shelley Brown

Psychology Of Criminal Behaviour: A Canadian Perspective

byShelley Brown, Ralph Serin, Adelle Forth

Paperback | March 28, 2016

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This Canadian text examines the intersection of criminal behaviour, the theory behind it, and the application of evidence-based practice to its study.  It explores the Canadian criminal justice system, Canadian research and Canadian crime.  Criminal Behaviour and Psychology is very accessible to students, and has a focus on empirical research to support key theories and practice.  Contemporary themes are also highlighted to give this book a truly Canadian perspective.


Criminal Psychology, 2e is intended for use by Canadian students interested in studying the psychology of crime.
Title:Psychology Of Criminal Behaviour: A Canadian PerspectiveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pages, 9.25 × 7 × 1 inPublished:March 28, 2016Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0132980053

ISBN - 13:9780132980050

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 – Crime in Canada

Chapter 2 – Theories of Crime: Biological and Evolutionary Explanations

Chapter 3 – Theories of Crime: Learning and Environment

Chapter 4 – Canadian Corrections in Practice

Chapter 5 – Adolescent Offenders

Chapter 6 – Economically Motivated Offenders

Chapter 7 – Substance Abusing Offenders **NEW**

Chapter 8 – Violent Offending: General Violence and Homicide

Chapter 9 – Intimate Partner Violence

Chapter 10 – Mentally Disordered Offenders

Chapter 11 – Psychopathic Offenders **NEW**

Chapter 12 – Sexual Offenders

Chapter 13 – Female Offenders

Chapter 14 – Aboriginal Offenders