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ISBN-13 9780135043967ISBN-10 0135043964
ISBN-10 0131190466ISBN-13 9780131190467
Author(s): Robert J. Mutchnick; Randy Martin; W. Timothy Austin
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 384

For courses in Criminological Theory.

Offering an extensive look into the lives and times of fifteen notable crime theorists, Criminological Thought: Pioneers Past and Present examines the people who have helped shape the discipline. Using a dual table of contents, theorists are organized chronologically and by schools of thought. Each chapter highlights one thinker and includes a biographical sketch, basic assumptions, and key ideas from that individual. Critiques of each theory and a bibliography of sources is also included.