ISBN 9780415335546,Criminology: The Basics

Criminology: The Basics

Publisher:

Taylor & Francis

Rs295

Publisher

Taylor & Francis

Publication Year 2005
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780415335546

ISBN-10 041533554X
Binding

Paper Back

Number of Pages 222 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Crime & criminology

As crime continues to concern politicians, public and media alike, the study of criminology has boomed. Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, "Criminology: The Basics" is an accessible guide to theoretical and practical approaches to the phenomena of crime.
Topics covered include:
- Popular myths and the fear of crime
- Crime in the workplace
- Victims, offenders and questions of justice
- Public policy and practice around the world
- The future of crime prevention
Easy to read, concise and supported by a glossary of terms and pointers to further reading, "Criminology: The Basics "is a perfect introduction to this important and popular subject.

As crime continues to be a high profile issue troubling politicians, the public and the media alike, the study of criminology has boomed.

Providing an international and comparative introduction to the discipline, this informative book is an accessible guide to the theoretical and practical approaches to the phenomena of crime.
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