Название книги: The Handbook of Criminological Theory

Автор: Alex R. Piquero

ISBN: 9781118512364

Издательство: John Wiley & Sons Limited

Год: 2018

Кол-во стр.: 560

An indispensable resource for all levels, this handbook provides up-to-date, in-depth summaries of the most important theories in criminology.

  • Provides original, cutting-edge, and in-depth summaries of the most important theories in criminology
  • Covers the origins and assumptions behind each theory, explores current debates and research, points out knowledge gaps, and offers directions for future research
  • Encompasses theory, research, policy, and practice, with recommendations for further reading at the end of each essay
  • Features discussions of broad issues and topics related to the field, such as the correlates of crime, testing theory, policy, and prediction
  • Clearly and accessibly written by leading scholars in the field as well as up-and-coming scholars