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The Resource Crime and criminality : a multidisciplinary approach, Sandie Taylor

Crime and criminality : a multidisciplinary approach, Sandie Taylor

Label
Crime and criminality : a multidisciplinary approach
Title
Crime and criminality
Title remainder
a multidisciplinary approach
Statement of responsibility
Sandie Taylor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Sandie
Dewey number
364
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6080
LC item number
.T38 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminology
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminology
Label
Crime and criminality : a multidisciplinary approach, Sandie Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Why is a multidisciplinary approach informative? -- What is crime? -- Defining and examining crime from different perspectives -- Concepts in crime definition influencing crime classification -- Nature-nurture explanations of criminal behaviour -- Biological constraints and evolutionary factors -- Social, learning and developmental approaches to understanding criminality -- Decision-making processes by criminals -- Different types of crime and criminal with a focus on nature, nurture and nature-nurture -- White-collar criminals and their crimes -- Psychopaths and their crimes -- Sex offenders and their crimes -- Female offenders and their crimes -- Delinquents and their crimes -- Prediction of criminal behaviour -- Dangerousness, risk assessment and the mentally and the personality disordered offender -- Offender profiling: serial killers -- Reliability of investigative processes -- Eyewitness testimony and extra-legal defendant characteristics -- Cognitive interview -- Confessions -- Discussion about the function of law, its impact on antisocial behaviour and its origins -- "Big5" legal concepts -- Law drives criminality -- Concluding comments -- Glossary -- References -- Appendix
Control code
910009466
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
799 pages
Isbn
9781138888623
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015019536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)910009466
Label
Crime and criminality : a multidisciplinary approach, Sandie Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Why is a multidisciplinary approach informative? -- What is crime? -- Defining and examining crime from different perspectives -- Concepts in crime definition influencing crime classification -- Nature-nurture explanations of criminal behaviour -- Biological constraints and evolutionary factors -- Social, learning and developmental approaches to understanding criminality -- Decision-making processes by criminals -- Different types of crime and criminal with a focus on nature, nurture and nature-nurture -- White-collar criminals and their crimes -- Psychopaths and their crimes -- Sex offenders and their crimes -- Female offenders and their crimes -- Delinquents and their crimes -- Prediction of criminal behaviour -- Dangerousness, risk assessment and the mentally and the personality disordered offender -- Offender profiling: serial killers -- Reliability of investigative processes -- Eyewitness testimony and extra-legal defendant characteristics -- Cognitive interview -- Confessions -- Discussion about the function of law, its impact on antisocial behaviour and its origins -- "Big5" legal concepts -- Law drives criminality -- Concluding comments -- Glossary -- References -- Appendix
Control code
910009466
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
799 pages
Isbn
9781138888623
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015019536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)910009466

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