Offering an extensive look into the lives and times of fifteen notable crime theorists, Criminological Thought: Pioneers Past and Present examines the people who have helped shape the discipline. Features fifteen criminological pioneers. Includes a systematic approach that focuses on one thinker per chapter. Offers an innovative work that places the theoretical perspective within a historical context.
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Criminological Thought: Pioneers Past and Present explores criminological theory by introducing readers to fifteen leading historical and contemporary crime theorists. Each chapter of the text highlights one thinker, and features a biographical sketch, an overview of his basic assumptions, and an explanation of his key ideas. Critiques of each theory and a bibliography of primary and other sources are also included in each chapter.
Featured criminological pioneers include:
David Emile Durkheim
Robert Ezra Park
William Herbert Sheldon
Edwin Hardin Sutherland
Walter Cade Reckless
Robert King Merton
Albert Kircidel Cohen
Gresham M'Cready Sykes
Earl Richard Quinney
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Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110023765011
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0023765011 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0004326
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 23765011
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0023765011