Non-Fiction Books:

Psychology and Crime

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

Psychology and Crime

Introduction to Criminological Psychology

Format

Paperback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Psychology and Crime: Introduction to Criminological Psychology by Clive R. Hollin
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Psychological theory and method have played a major part in shaping our understanding and interpretation of crime. Psychology and Crime supplies a timely and much-needed general text covering the range of contributions psychology has made both to understanding crime and responding to it. The book provides an accessible overview of theory and research from criminology, sociology, and psychology, focusing on three distinct themes. First, psychological theories about the offender are discussed, including the way in which mental disorder is defined. Second, the author analyses society's response to crime - the role of police and the courts. Finally, the book looks at crime prevention - both the rehabilitation of offenders and situational strategies for preventing crime.

Table of Contents

Preface. Psychology and Crime. Psychological Approaches to Understanding Crime. Psychological Approaches to Understanding Serious Crime. Mental Disorder and Crime. Psychology and the Police. Psychology in the Courtroom. Psychology and Crime Prevention. Epilogue. References. Name Index. Subject Index.
Release date NZ
May 4th, 1989
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
288
Dimensions
138x216x16
ISBN-13
9780415018074
Product ID
1677995

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 250 Banana Points