EBOOK

Understanding Criminology


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Juni 2007

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

The book examines the development of criminological theory over the past twenty five years, with detailed analysis of the relationship between criminological theorizing, criminal justice, social justice, and politics.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface and AcknowledgementsIntroduction: Understanding some key features of criminology
Perspectives in criminological theory
Understanding 'right realism'
Understanding 'left realism'
Gendering the criminal
Crime, politics and welfare
Criminal victimization, politics and welfare
Conclusions: New directions for criminology Glossary
References
Index

Portrait

Sandra Walklate is currently Eleanor Rathbone Chair of Sociology at the University of Liverpool having held previous posts at Manchester Metropolitan University, Keele, Salford and Liverpool John Moores. Her current publications include Imagining the Victim of Crime (2007) Open University Press/MacGraw-Hill and an edited collection with Gabe Mythen entitled Beyond the Risk Society: Critical Reflections on Risk and Human Security (2006) also with the Open University Press/MacGraw-Hill. She is currently compiling The Handbook of Victims and Victimology for Willan Publishing.
EAN: 9780335221233
ISBN: 0335221238
Untertitel: Current Theoretical Debates. 3 Rev ed. Illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Open University Press
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2007
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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