Mike Maguire, Rod Morgan and Robert Reiner (eds)
Oxford University Press (March 2007)
The most comprehensive and authoritative single volume text on the subject, the fourth edition of the acclaimed Oxford Handbook of Criminology combines masterly reviews of all the key topics with extensive references to aid further research. In addition to the history of the discipline and reviews of different theoretical perspectives, the book provides up-to-date reviews of diverse topics as the criminal justice process, race and gender, crime statistics, and the media and crime.
New to this edition:
Fully updated to include discussion and analysis of all new developments, including a new chapter on imprisonment, the changing penal system
New two colour text design
Fully customisable test bank of questions linked directly to the book enabling lecturers to assess their students' learning
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