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Published: 16 August 2013

680 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199691296

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Third Edition

Edited by Chris Hale, Keith Hayward, Azrini Wahidin, and Emma Wincup

  • Offers a comprehensive and wide-ranging overview of key criminological issues from specialists in the field, enabling students to gain a full and rounded understanding of the subject
  • Includes questions, summaries, further reading guidance, useful web links, and tables and diagrams throughout, which help students to understand the more challenging issues and engage with the key debates
  • Accompanied by an extensive Online Resource Centre, which provides extra support for lecturers using the textbook in their teaching and valuable additional materials for students

New to this Edition:

  • Brand new chapter on the emergence, scope, and regulation of cybercrime
  • Seminal chapter on 'crime, culture, and everyday life', an area of growing importance
  • Six new authors from the universities of Kent, Durham, Southampton, Cardiff, and Northumbria

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