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Dictionary of criminology.

Richard W. Nice

Dictionary of criminology.

by Richard W. Nice

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Richard Nice.
    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5940560M
    LC Control Number65010995
    OCLC/WorldCa1260169

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    One of the two major schools of criminology. In contrast to the classical school, which assumes that criminal acts are the product of free choice and rational calculation, the positivist sees the root causes of crime in factors outside the control of the offender. These are to be identified using empirical methods, in particular the analysis of earliest form of positivism, which. The SAGE Dictionary of Criminology (Fourth Edition) View larger image. By: Edited by two leading figures in the field of criminology, the book includes over entries from academics and practitioners from Europe, USA, Canada, China, Australia and New Zealand. All concepts are precisely defined, followed by a section outlining the.

    Dictionary of Criminology is a reference intended for the professional legal practitioner, criminal justice worker or the average person who may be interested in legal matters in Uganda. Prof. Mwene Mushanga studied Political Science and Sociology to PhD level at Makerere University and Criminology at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. What is Criminology? Edited by Mary Bosworth and Carolyn Hoyle. An indespensible guide for all academics and students of criminology, providing a critical assessment of the current state and future directions of the discipline; Provides readers with a record of the shape of the field at the close of the first decade of the new millennium.


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