Book Title: Criminological Theory: Past to Present: Essential Readings
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2013-11-13
Author: Francis T. Cullen
Related BooksCriminological Theory: Past to Present--Essential Readings
is a comprehensive reader that exposes students to both classic and contemporary theories of crime. Editors Francis T. Cullen, Robert Agnew, and Pamela Wilcox provide accessible yet detailed introductions, preparing students for what they are about to read and placing each selection in context. The fifth edition includes a new Part XIV, entitled "Paying Attention to Race: Theoretical Developments,"
and new readings
covering biology and crime, defensible space, decision-making by criminals, environmental corrections, and the relationship between race, racism, and crime.