Criminology: The Core

Criminology: The Core
Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2018-01-01
ISBN 10: 1337670537
ISBN 13: 9781337670531
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology: The Core Book Review:

It's no mystery why Larry Siegel remains THE best-selling author in Criminal Justice. Professor Siegel is known for presenting real-life stories of crime, criminals and the hottest debates in the field, and CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, 7th Edition, doesn't disappoint. This four-color paperback is concise and affordable. Real-world material clarifies concepts and theories, equipping students with a solid foundation in modern criminology. Grounded in Siegel's signature style--cutting-edge theory plus meticulous research--the book covers all sides of an issue without taking a political or theoretical position and provides a broad view of the field's interdisciplinary nature. This edition includes the latest insights into political crime; terrorism (e.g., ISIS); white-collar, blue-collar and green-collar crime; cybercrime; transnational crime (e.g. human trafficking) and many other topics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminology: The Core

Criminology: The Core
Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2016-01-29
ISBN 10: 1305887336
ISBN 13: 9781305887336
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology: The Core Book Review:

It’s no mystery why Larry Siegel remains THE best-selling author in Criminal Justice. Professor Siegel is known for presenting real-life stories of crime, criminals, and the hottest debates in the field, and CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, Sixth Edition, does not disappoint. Clear, engaging, and completely current, this four-color paperback is also concise and affordable. The text effectively uses real-world material to clarify concepts and theories, equipping students with a solid foundation in modern criminology. Grounded in Siegel’s signature style -- cutting-edge theory plus meticulous research -- this book covers all sides of an issue without taking a political or theoretical position and provides a broad view of the interdisciplinary nature of the field. This edition includes the latest insights into political crime; terrorism (e.g., ISIS, lone wolves; white-collar, blue-collar, and green-collar crime; cyber crime; transnational crime (e.g. sex-trafficking); and many other topics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminology

Criminology
Author: Larry J. Siegel,Brown, Gregory Paul,Ron Hoffman
Publsiher: Scarborough, Ont. : Thomson Nelson
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780176224486
ISBN 13: 0176224483
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology Book Review:

This new CORE edition of Siegel's best-selling CRIMINOLOGY, Seventh Edition and CRIMINOLOGY: THEORIES, PATTERNS, AND TYPOLOGIES, Seventh Edition takes a concise look at criminology and criminological theory. Not just the same book, this version is a complete rewrite, making this a shorter, less expensive alternative to other criminology texts on the market. The material has been carefully structured to cover relevant information in a manageable format and in a presentation that is interesting and contemporary. Siegel continues to incorporate unbiased, high-interest examples on many diverse criminology issues that characterize its interdisciplinary nature.

Criminology

Criminology
Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2000-07
ISBN 10: 9780534545208
ISBN 13: 0534545203
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology Book Review:

Criminology

Criminology
Author: Larry Siegel
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 9781111029203
ISBN 13: 1111029202
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Criminology: The Core

Criminology: The Core
Author: Larry Siegel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 471
Release: 2007-01-03
ISBN 10: 0495094773
ISBN 13: 9780495094777
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology: The Core Book Review:

Did you know that the best text for your criminology class is also very affordably priced? CRIMINOLOGY: THE CORE, Third Edition is the field's top-selling concise paperback-and the right text to help you excel in the criminology course. Author Larry Siegel guides you through the fast-paced field of criminology, its most current research, and the fascinating examples that help you understand criminological theory. In new Profiles in Crime features, you'll study the crimes of real-life men and women and how they illustrate specific criminology theories discussed in this book. Along the way you'll find the newest information, court cases, and topics, including hundreds of new references to keep you at the cutting-edge of the field. The author also includes Thinking Like a Criminologist role-plays, Checkpoints (throughout each chapter to help you review as you read), Connections boxes (that help you connect concepts among chapters to see the big picture), Critical Thinking questions, and other resources in every chapter to help you retain what you learn and do your best on exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Siegel Criminology

Siegel Criminology
Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publsiher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Total Pages: 318
Release: 1995
ISBN 10: 9780314058140
ISBN 13: 0314058141
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siegel Criminology Book Review:

An alternate version of Criminology, Fifth Edition (West, 1995) without Chapters 15-18 on the criminal justice system.

Introduction to Criminology

Introduction to Criminology
Author: Frank E. Hagan,Leah E. Daigle
Publsiher: SAGE Publications
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2018-11-29
ISBN 10: 1544339046
ISBN 13: 9781544339047
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Introduction to Criminology Book Review:

Introduction to Criminology, Tenth Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the study of criminology, focusing on the vital core areas of the field—theory, method, and criminal behavior. With more attention to crime typologies than most introductory texts, authors Frank E. Hagan and Leah Elizabeth Daigle investigate all forms of criminal activity, such as organized crime, white collar crime, political crime, and environmental crime. The methods of operation, the effects on society and policy decisions, and the connection between theory and criminal behavior are all explained in a clear, accessible manner. New to the Tenth Edition: New “Applying Theory” scenarios are included with the theory chapters in Part II. These application exercises encourage critical thinking by asking you to use criminological theory to explain the criminal behavior of Aileen Wuornos. Updated “Crime and the Media” boxes highlight the effect that the media has on public perception of crime. New topics include the #MeToo movement, media coverage of the opioid crisis, popular shows like Breaking Bad and The Wire, online dating fraud, and cyberbullying. Over 170 new “Learning Check” questions and answers have been added throughout the book to help you review your understanding of key concepts and increase reading comprehension. Examination of important new topics, like what works in criminology, the relationship between immigration and crime, the impact of neuroscience and genetic studies on criminology, recent shootings and terrorist attacks, and the continuing battle between over-criminalization and under-criminalization, deepens your understanding of the field. Updated figures, tables, and statistics throughout the book ensure that you have access to the most current information available.

Instructor's Manual with Test Bank Criminology the Core

Instructor's Manual with Test Bank Criminology the Core
Author: Joanne M Ziembo-Vogl
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2013-09-01
ISBN 10: 9780495810742
ISBN 13: 0495810746
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Core Concepts in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice

Core Concepts in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice
Author: Kai Ambos,Antony Duff,Julian Roberts,Thomas Weigend,Alexander Heinze
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 476
Release: 2019-12-31
ISBN 10: 1108483399
ISBN 13: 9781108483391
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Core Concepts in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Book Review:

A comparative and collaborative study of the foundational principles and concepts that underpin different domestic systems of criminal law.

Criminology

Criminology
Author: Katherine Williams
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 1024
Release: 2017-03-30
ISBN 10: 0198736754
ISBN 13: 9780198736752
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminology Book Review:

CRIMINOLOGY. Thorough. Engaging. Distinctive. Criminology is a core, introductory textbook that takes students further. From the first chapter, students are encouraged to regard themselves as producers of criminological knowledge. Starting from the basics, the book takes students on a journey through the subject. This begins with what crime isand the theories that try to explain it, through society's response to crime, and ultimately to how to carry out independent research and plan first steps in a career. The critical, applied approach is emphasized through some of the many features that are integrated throughout the book. These include conversations with authentic voices from the field, compelling personal insights from the authors, and challenges to students to question assumptions, apply knowledgeand critically reflect on their personal viewpoints. The ultimate goal behind Criminology is a bold, important, and ambitious one. Both student-focused and research engaged, the purpose of the book is to contribute towards producing the next generation of criminologists who are switched-on, excited, active, and - above all - critical. Online Resource Centre: Criminology is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre containing the following resources: * Selected further readings and web links * Over 100 multiple choice questions * Advice on 'decoding' academic articles * Numerous time-saving resources for teaching staff

Criminals and Their Scientists

Criminals and Their Scientists
Author: Peter Becker,Richard F. Wetzell
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 492
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780521810128
ISBN 13: 0521810124
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Criminals and Their Scientists Book Review:

A history of criminology as a history of science and practice.

Criminology + Mindtap Criminal Justice, 1-term Access

Criminology + Mindtap Criminal Justice, 1-term Access
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 9781337572170
ISBN 13: 1337572179
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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An Introduction to Life-Course Criminology

An Introduction to Life-Course Criminology
Author: Christoffer Carlsson,Jerzy Sarnecki
Publsiher: SAGE
Total Pages: 184
Release: 2015-11-23
ISBN 10: 1473947766
ISBN 13: 9781473947764
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


An Introduction to Life-Course Criminology Book Review:

Most people engage in crime at some point in their lives, but why does almost everybody stop soon after? And, why do a small number of offenders persist in crime? These two questions constitute the core of the field often known as life-course criminology. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to life-course criminology. It covers the dominant theories and methodologies in the field and equips you with all you need to succeed in your studies on the subject. The book: Discusses the methodologies of life-course and longitudinal research Explains and critiques the major theories of life-course criminology Considers the issues of risk, prediction, onset, persistence and desistance of criminal activity Draws on research from studies in Europe, the UK, US and Australia, including the Stockholm Life-Course Project Written by two leading figures in the field, this is an authoritative text that will guide you through your studies in life-course criminology, criminal career research, and developmental criminology.

Key Ideas in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Key Ideas in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Author: Travis C. Pratt,Jacinta M. Gau,Travis W. Franklin
Publsiher: SAGE
Total Pages: 189
Release: 2010-10-20
ISBN 10: 1412970148
ISBN 13: 9781412970143
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Key Ideas in Criminology and Criminal Justice Book Review:

By focusing on key ideas in both criminology and criminal justice, this book brings a new and unique perspective to understanding critical research in criminology and criminal justice -- heretofore, the practice has been to separate criminology and criminal justice. However, given their interconnected nature, this book brings both together cohesively. In going beyond simply identifying and discussing key contributions and their effects by giving students a broader socio-political context for each key idea, this book concretely conceptualizes the key ideas in ways that students will remember and understand.

The SAGE Handbook of Criminological Theory

The SAGE Handbook of Criminological Theory
Author: Eugene McLaughlin,Tim Newburn
Publsiher: SAGE Publications
Total Pages: 532
Release: 2010-07-21
ISBN 10: 1412920388
ISBN 13: 9781412920384
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The SAGE Handbook of Criminological Theory Book Review:

An indispensable international resource, The SAGE Handbook of Criminological Theory provides readers with a clear overview of criminological theory, enabling them to reflect critically upon the traditional, emergent and desirable theoretical positions of the discipline.This handbook is essential for libraries and scholars of all levels studying the rapidly developing, interdisciplinary field of criminology.

Fundamentals of Criminological and Criminal Justice Inquiry

Fundamentals of Criminological and Criminal Justice Inquiry
Author: Daniel P. Mears,Joshua C. Cochran
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 350
Release: 2019-02-28
ISBN 10: 1107193702
ISBN 13: 9781107193703
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Fundamentals of Criminological and Criminal Justice Inquiry Book Review:

A fundamental introduction on how to think about, do, and evaluate research in the criminology and criminal justice field.

Crime and Networks

Crime and Networks
Author: Carlo Morselli
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 346
Release: 2013-10-08
ISBN 10: 1134643322
ISBN 13: 9781134643325
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Crime and Networks Book Review:

This innovative collection of original essays showcases the use of social networks in the analysis and understanding of various forms of crime. More than any other past research endeavor, the seventeen chapters in this book apply to criminology the many conceptual and methodological options from social network analysis. Crime and Networks is the only book of its kind that looks at the use of networks in understanding crime, and can be used for advanced undergraduate and beginner’s graduate level courses in criminal justice and criminology.

Juvenile Delinquency: The Core

Juvenile Delinquency: The Core
Author: Larry J. Siegel,Brandon C. Welsh
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2016-01-12
ISBN 10: 1305856619
ISBN 13: 9781305856615
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Juvenile Delinquency: The Core Book Review:

JUVENILE DELINQUENCY: THE CORE, 6th Edition delivers cutting-edge coverage of essential theory, policy, and the latest research in one value-priced, reader-friendly paperback. Renowned for its balanced approach and engaging writing style, this brief book helps you understand the nature of delinquency and its causes, as well as current strategies being used to control or eliminate its occurrence. The MindTap® online learning experience available with this text guides you through your course and includes video cases, career scenarios, visual summaries, and a variety of tools and apps.

Closing the Integration Gap in Criminology

Closing the Integration Gap in Criminology
Author: Glenn Walters
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 212
Release: 2019-11-20
ISBN 10: 1000733920
ISBN 13: 9781000733921
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Closing the Integration Gap in Criminology Book Review:

Closing the Integration Gap in Criminology: The Case for Criminal Thinking offers a multi -stage model of theory integration that organizes verified risk factors around the construct of criminal thinking to provide an exemplar working paradigm for criminology. In the model, once relevant risk factors have been identified, they are organized into triads —three-variable networks of antecedent, mediating, or moderating effects—and then those triads are combined into clusters of thematically related constructs. While debate continues to rage over how to handle the burgeoning number of theories in criminology, little significant progress has been made in reducing the number of criminological theories. This book argues that theoretical integration is vital to the continued viability of criminological theory and to the growth and development of criminology as a scientific discipline. It posits that criminal thinking may be useful as a core variable in constructing a useful integrated theory for criminology, and maps out a plan for scholars to organize information for further study. The innovative theoretical approach in this book is essential reading for students, academics, and researchers in both criminology and forensic psychology concerned with the reduction of crime via scientific inquiry.