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Published: 20 July 2016

464 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190455163

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Criminological Theories

Introduction, Evaluation, and Application

Seventh Edition

Ronald L. Akers, Christine S. Sellers, and Wesley G. Jennings

New to this Edition:

  • Revisions and updates throughout, in every chapter
  • A new chapter: Developmental and Life-Course Theories (Chapter 14)
  • Substantial updates to Chapter 2. Deterrence and Rational Choice Theories and Chapter 15. Integrating Criminological Theories
  • Increased coverage of Biosocial Theories (Chapter 3)

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