The Oxford Handbook Of Criminology
The Oxford Handbook of Criminology
This is the substantially updated and revised new edition of the popular Handbook of Criminology. The book is the most comprehensive and up-to-date single volume reference and text on the subject as practiced in the UK today.
'...quite simply an outstanding achievement ... the only text that is authoritative, comprehensive and serious enough to be the basis of an entire course in criminology.' Professor Stan Cohen, The British Journal of Criminology
'It will define undergraduate and postgraduate criminology courses for some time to come ...' Criminal Justice Matters
"Excellent text covering wide body of criminology but providing depth of cover", Clare Connelly, University of Glasgow
"very comprehensive and authoritative. Excellent guides to further reading in each area. An excellent book but we recommend a number of boolks which combined vover our course well", Gavin Dingwall, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
"A very useful background for students, varied and interesting", Katherine Allan
`This book brings together a collection of views giving the criminology student quick access to theories on almost all aspects of criminology. It is the first thing you should reach for when an assignment is given...