Criminology for Dummies

Author(s): Steven Briggs
Original Publish Date: Oct 15, 2019
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Product Number: Z100154096
Released: Oct 15, 2019
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ISBN: #9781618039880
Narrator/s: Rick Adamson
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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Your thorough guide to comprehending and combating crime. Are you fascinated by criminology, forensics, and detective work? This you-are-there guide takes you deep into the world of crime, giving you a better understanding of the dark recesses of the criminal mind and how law enforcement officials investigate crime. You'll gain real-world knowledge of the reasons for and consequences of crime, the way society responds to it, and, most important, how crime can be prevented. ● Enter the world of crime-understand what crime is, how it is measured, and the various ways crime affects victims and society ● Identify different types of crime-from white-collar crime to organized crime to terrorism, examine the nature of crime and why certain criminals are attracted to specific crimes ● Know who commits crimes, and why-explore different theories that attempt to explain why people commit crimes ● Take it to the streets-follow law enforcement officials and federal agencies as they chase and apprehend the bad guys ● And more

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Author(s): Steven Briggs
Product Number EB00057098
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: #9781118052662