- Anthony Walsh - Boise State University, USA
- Cody Jorgensen - Boise State University, USA, University of Texas, Dallas, USA
Introductory Criminology | Introductory Criminology
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"This text is well written and provides everything an instructor needs to more than adequately teach criminology at the undergraduate level in a junior college or four-year university."
"A concise, clear, and straightforward text that covers the major areas of criminological theory in an accessible way."
Sample Materials & Chapters
"Chapter 1: An Overview of Crime and Criminology"
Chapter 2: Measuring Crime and Criminal Behavior