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Criminology (Paperback, 6th Revised edition)

By Jones, Stephen

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The sixth edition of Criminology offers updated coverage of the main criminological theories. An engaging read for students of criminology, it traces the history and development of these key theories, and provides full references to guide the reader in their further criminologica... read full description below.

ISBN 9780198768968
Barcode 9780198768968
Published 20 April 2017 by Oxford University Press (S2)
Format Paperback, 6th Revised edition
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ISBN-13 9780198768968
ISBN-10 0198768966
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
Imprint Oxford University Press
Publication Date 20 April 2017
International Publication Date 6 April 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, 6th Revised edition
Edition 6th Revised edition
Author(s) By Jones, Stephen
Category Crime & Criminology
Causes & Prevention Of Crime
Jurisprudence & General Issues
Number of Pages 472
Dimensions Width: 178mm
Height: 249mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 726g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Criminology
NBS Text Social Issues, Services & Welfare
ONIX Text College/higher education
Dewey Code 364
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

The new sixth edition of Criminology provides students with a comprehensive analysis of the major criminological theories. Drawing on a wide range of research in order to consider both sociological and psychological explanations of criminal behaviour, Jones poses the important questions, inviting readers to critically engage with the subject. Thoroughly referenced and written in a clear and accessible style, this book provides the firm foundation of knowledge that students need to develop a strong and secure understanding of criminological theory.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Stephen Jones is Honorary Senior Lecturer in the School of Law at the University of Bristol.

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