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Criminology Courses

Welcome to our Criminology publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

 

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Goths, Gamers, & Grrrls
 
The Sociology of American Drug Use

The Sociology of American Drug Use

Third Edition

Charles E. Faupel, Greg S. Weaver, and Jay Corzine

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Juvenile Delinquency: Causes and Control

Fifth edition

Retail Price to Students:

$89.95

Robert Agnew and Timothy Brezina

9780199388462
Paperback
November 2014

The clearest overview of theory and research enhanced by strong pedagogy and solid coverage of key concepts

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Contexts of Deviance: Statuses, Institutions, and Interactions

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$69.95

J. William Spencer

9780199973576
Paperback
September 2014

This innovative anthology shows students how to understand deviance and social control within the context of central sociological concerns

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The American Drug Scene: Readings in a Global Context

Seventh Edition

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$72.95

James A. Inciardi and Karen McElrath

9780199362080
Paperback
July 2014

The most comprehensive and sociologically oriented reader available for drugs courses

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Making Sense of Criminal Justice: Policies and Practices

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

G. Larry Mays and Rick Ruddell

9780199314133
Paperback
January 2014

Encourages students to think critically about the major dilemmas faced by participants in the criminal justice system

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Criminological Theory: Past to Present: Essential Readings

Fifth edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.95

Francis T. Cullen, Robert Agnew, and Pamela Wilcox

9780199301119
Paperback
November 2013

The most comprehensive overview of classic and contemporary theories of crime, edited by leading scholars in the discipline

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Deviance Across Cultures: Constructions of Difference

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Robert Heiner

9780199973521
Paperback
October 2013

The only social constructionist, cross-cultural deviance reader on the market

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Criminology

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Stephen Jones

9780199651849
Paperback
May 2013

A clearly expressed analysis of key criminological theories

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The Modern Gang Reader

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$64.95

Cheryl L. Maxson, Arlen Egley, Jr., Jody Miller...

9780199895397
Paperback
March 2013

A current, highly accessible introduction to the most salient contemporary issues in the study of street gangs

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Confronting Gangs: Crime and Community

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

G. David Curry, Scott H. Decker, and David C. Pyrooz

9780199891917
Paperback
February 2013

A balanced look at the causes and consequences of gang life

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The Sociology of American Drug Use

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$89.95

Charles E. Faupel, Greg S. Weaver, and Jay Corzine

9780199935901
Paperback
February 2013

A true sociological approach to the study of American drug use

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Significant Cases in Juvenile Justice

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Craig Hemmens, Benjamin Steiner, and David Mueller

9780199958412
Paperback
January 2013

A flexible text providing summaries and analysis of the key cases in juvenile justice

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Significant Cases in Corrections

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Craig Hemmens, Barbara Belbot, and Katherine Bennett

9780199948581
Paperback
January 2013

A flexible text providing summaries and analysis of the key cases in corrections

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Significant Cases in Criminal Procedure

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Craig Hemmens, Alan Thompson, and Lisa S. Nored

9780199957910
Paperback
January 2013

A flexible text providing summaries and analysis of the key cases in criminal procedure

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In Their Own Words: Criminals on Crime

Sixth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$54.95

Paul Cromwell and Michael L. Birzer

9780199920051
Paperback
January 2013

The only anthology that provides students with access to the perspective of offenders

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Juvenile Delinquency: Mainstream and Crosscurrents

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$99.95

John Randolph Fuller

9780199859740
Paperback
July 2012

A broad, comprehensive introduction that uses a critical approach to address one of society's most pressing issues

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Prisons and Prison Life: Costs and Consequences

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$49.95

Joycelyn M. Pollock

9780199783250
Paperback
July 2012

A compelling, gritty portrait of life in U.S. prisons

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Demystifying Crime and Criminal Justice

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Robert M. Bohm and Jeffery T. Walker

9780199843831
Paperback
July 2012

A fascinating volume that debunks common myths about crime and criminal justice

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Goths, Gamers, & Grrrls: Deviance and Youth Subcultures

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.95

Ross Haenfler

9780199924837
Paperback
June 2012

An excellent introduction to theories of deviance and subcultures, addressing issues of race, class, gender, and sexual identity.

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Juvenile Delinquency: Causes and Control

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$92.95

Robert Agnew and Timothy Brezina

9780199828142
Paperback
July 2011

The clearest overview of theory enhanced by strong pedagogy and solid coverage of key concepts

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Life Without Parole: Living and Dying in Prison Today

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$39.95

Victor Hassine

9780199774050
Paperback
December 2010

"This is the one book every student of criminal justice should read."--Stephen C. Richards, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

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