We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more

Disciplines

Publication Date

Criminological Theory

Welcome to our Criminological Theory course

Featured Titles

Criminological Theories

Criminological Theories: Introduction, Evaluation, and Application

Seventh Edition

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

Request examination copy

 
Criminological Theory: Past to Present

Criminological Theory: Past to Present: Essential Readings

Fifth Edition

Francis T. Cullen, Robert Agnew, and Pamela Wilcox

List | Grid
Cover for 9780190207151

CrimComics Issue 2: Biology and Criminality

Retail Price to Students:

$9.95

Krista S. Gehring and Michael R. Batista

9780190207151
Paperback
November 2016

CrimComics helps today's students understand challenging criminological theories with comics that are fun, engaging, and pedagogically sound

Cover for 9780190207144

CrimComics Issue 1: Origins of Criminology

Retail Price to Students:

$5.00

Krista S. Gehring and Michael R. Batista

9780190207144
Paperback
November 2016

CrimComics helps today's students understand challenging criminological theories with comics that are fun, engaging, and pedagogically sound

Cover for 9780190455163

Criminological Theories: Introduction, Evaluation, and Application

Seventh Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$72.95

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

9780190455163
Paperback
July 2016

A concise yet comprehensive review and appraisal of the leading theories of crime

Cover for 9780190298272

In Their Own Words: Criminals on Crime

Seventh Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$54.95

Michael L. Birzer and Paul Cromwell

9780190298272
Paperback
July 2016

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

Cover for 9780199964154

Vold's Theoretical Criminology

Seventh Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$99.95

Thomas J. Bernard, Jeffrey B. Snipes, Alexander L. Gerould...

9780199964154
Hardcover
November 2015

The most precise, up-to-date, and comprehensive overview of criminological theory available, building on the foundation of George B. Vold's Theoretical Criminology

Cover for 9780199301119

Criminological Theory: Past to Present: Essential Readings

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$79.95

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

Cover for 9780199844487

Criminological Theories: Introduction, Evaluation, and Application

Sixth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$76.95

Ronald L. Akers and Christine S. Sellers

9780199844487
Paperback
October 2012

A concise yet comprehensive review and appraisal of the leading theories of crime

Cover for 9780195340860

Researching Theories of Crime and Deviance

Retail Price to Students:

$54.95

Charis E. Kubrin, Thomas D. Stucky, and Marvin D. Krohn

9780195340860
Paperback
April 2008

This dynamic and compelling text offers a critical evaluation of the research methods that generate data, bridging the gap between theory and research in the study of crime and deviant behavior.

Cover for 9780195330755

Pressured Into Crime: An Overview of General Strain Theory

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Robert Agnew

9780195330755
Paperback
November 2005

"Conceptually sophisticated and with a strong fidelity to empirical research, this volume is an exemplar in criminological theorizing."--Francis T. Cullen, University of Cincinnati, and Past President, American Society of Criminology

Cover for 9780195330465

Why Do Criminals Offend?: A General Theory of Crime and Delinquency

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Robert Agnew

9780195330465
Paperback
August 2004

Renowned criminologist Robert Agnew draws on a broad range of crime theories and the latest research to present a general theory of crime and delinquency, rich with student-accessible examples.

Cover for 9780195329933

Explaining Criminals and Crime: Essays in Contemporary Criminological Theory

Retail Price to Students:

$85.95

Raymond Paternoster and Ronet Bachman

9780195329933
Paperback
October 2000

The first collection of original essays addressing theories of criminal behavior written at a level appropriate for undergraduate students.

Cover for 9780195113440

Criminology at the Crossroads: Feminist Readings in Crime and Justice

Retail Price to Students:

$54.95

Kathleen Daly and Lisa Maher

9780195113440
Paperback
February 1998

List | Grid