The Resource An Introduction to Criminal Psychology

An Introduction to Criminal Psychology

Label
An Introduction to Criminal Psychology
Title
An Introduction to Criminal Psychology
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Crime is a topic that is of considerable interest to policy-makers, politicians andthe public alike. We want to know what factors can explain the nature andprevalence of crime in society and use this knowledge to better develop approaches for managing criminal behaviour. This book provides a comprehensive overview of approaches to understanding crime and criminal behaviour, with a focus on psychological perspectives. A wide range of different types of criminal behaviour are considered, including juvenile crime, violent offending, sexual offending, collective violence and drug
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
  • 364.019
  • 364.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6080 .D87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
An Introduction to Criminal Psychology
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding criminal behaviour: an overview -- Juvenile delinquency and developmental theories of crime -- Mental disorder and crime -- Aggression and violence -- Violent offending -- Collective violence -- Sexual offending -- Drugs and crime -- Punishment -- Prevention, rehabilitation, and restorative justice
Control code
ocn823387012
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (401 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136234354
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35361219
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823387012
  • pebco0203101278

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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