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Published: 06 June 2019

722 Pages | 2 bw halftones


ISBN: 9780190947378

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The Oxford Handbook of the History of Crime and Criminal Justice

Edited by Paul Knepper and Anja Johansen

Oxford Handbooks

  • Provides a systematic and comprehensive examination of developments across criminology and history
  • Traces the historical roots of topics such as punishment and prisons, police and policing, and legal proceedings
  • Situates contemporary issues such as terrorism and drug trafficking in a historical context
  • Features both methodological and theoretical approaches to criminology