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    Public opinion, crime, and criminal justice

    Hough, Mike and Roberts, J.V. (2012) Public opinion, crime, and criminal justice. In: Maguire, M. and Morgan, R. and Reiner, R. (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Criminology (5th Edition). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780199590278.

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    Abstract

    Book synopsis: The most comprehensive and authoritative single volume text on the subject, the fifth 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 such diverse topics as public views about crime and justice, youth crime and justice and state crime and human rights. The fifth edition has been substantially revised and updated so that it covers topics being taught at undergraduate level as well as encapsulating the latest developments in the academic and practical spheres of criminology, including reflections on the August 2011 riots. An impressive line-up of contributors, experts in their respective fields, means the Oxford Handbook of Criminology will continue to be an essential purchase for all students and teachers of criminology and an indispensable resource for professionals.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Law
    Research Centre: Criminal Policy Research, Institute for
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2012 07:50
    Last Modified: 05 Dec 2016 16:23
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/5042

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