xiv, 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781439900062 cloth alkaline paper 143990006X cloth alkaline paper 9781439900079 paperback alkaline paper 1439900078 paperback alkaline paper 9781439900086 e-book 1439900086 e-book
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to part one : putting criminological theory into practice / Hugh D. Barlow and Scott H. Decker Control balance theory and social policy / Charles R. Tittle Controlling crime : recommendations from general strain theory / Robert Agnew The normal crime rate, the economy, and mass incarceration : an institutional anomie perspective on crime control policy / Richard Rosenfeld and Steven F. Messner A general theory of crime and public policy / Alex R. Piquero Nothing is as practical as a good theory : social learning theory and the treatment and prevention of delinquency / Ronald L. Akers Routine precautions, criminology, and crime prevention / Marcus Felson and Ronald V. Clarke Introduction to part two : impact of theory and policy on key criminological issues / Hugh D. Barlow and Scott H. Decker Decision making by persistent thieves and crime control policy / Neal Shover and Heith Copes Theories of gang behavior and public policy / Jean McGloin and Scott H. Decker State crime theory and control / Dawn L. Rothe and David Kauzlarich Theories of white-collar crime and public policy / Nicole Leeper Piquero and Andrea Schoepfer Drug law and violent retaliation / Scott Jacques and Richard Wright Feminist criminology : beyond the slaying of demons / Marie Griffin Critical race perspectives : explaining the differential treatment of racial minorities by the criminal justice system / Katharine Tellis, Nancy Rodriguez, and Cassia Spohn Problem-solving restorative justice : from incidents and cases to community building and collective outcomes in a new response to youth crime / Gordon Bazemore and Rachel Boba.
K5015.4 .C763 2010
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2010.