Vold's Theoretical Criminology | Edition: 6
Author: Thomas J. Bernard, George B. Vold, Jeffrey B. Snipes
publisher: Oxford University Press
publisher Date: 04/14/2009
Schools: Temple University，George Mason University，University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire，University of Maryland College Park，Wayne State University，Mississippi State University，University of Tennessee at Chattanooga，Florida A&M University，Buffalo State College(SUNY)，Texas A&M University，University of Michigan -Dearborn，University at Albany (SUNY)，Penn State University，New Mexico State University
Description: The standard text in the field, Vold's Theoretical Criminology is universally known by scholars in the discipline. Taking a largely historical approach, it discusses both classic and contemporary theories, presenting historical context and empirical research for each one. The book concludes with a chapter on assessing theories and their policy implications.