Key Readings in Criminology provides a comprehensive single-volume collection of readings in criminology.
It provides students with convenient access to a broad range of excerpts (over 150 readings) from original criminological texts and key articles, and is designed to be used either as a stand-alone text or in conjunction with the same author's textbook, Criminology.
This volume can be used in a number of ways in support of the study of criminology: * as a source of both 'key' and supplementary reading for lectures; * as the basis for organized reading in advance of seminars and tutorials; * as the basis for classroom discussion and analysis; * as a broad source of reading for exam revision; * in addition it provides students with access to a broad range of materials with which to follow up their reading of their main textbook; * it includes readings that include more recent summaries of particularly important criminological issues, as well as excerpts from criminological classics; * it also introduces students not only to criminological argument and debate, but also encourages them to read primary as well as secondary or summary sources.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 928 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/09/2009
- Category: Crime & criminology
- ISBN: 9781843924029