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Robert M. Bohm, Brenda L. Vogel's A Primer on Crime and Delinquency Theory, 3rd Edition PDF

By Robert M. Bohm, Brenda L. Vogel

This narrow quantity deals a finished survey of the key criminological and delinquency theories, together with their philosophical foundations, coverage implications, empirical help, and criticisms. A PRIMER ON CRIME AND DELINQUENCY thought can be utilized as a prime textual content or as a complement for different texts, anthologies, or collections of magazine articles.

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Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 2 Classical and Neoclassical Theory Enlightenment Philosophy and Classical Theory A Critique of Classical Theory Neoclassical Theory Beccaria Rational Choice Theory C lassical theory is a product of the philosophy of the Enlightenment, a period of social history roughly spanning the time of transition between the Protestant Reformation (1517) and the American and French Revolutions (1776 and 1789, respectively).

55 Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 22 CHAPTER 2 STUDY QUESTIONS 1. What is the cause of crime from the perspective of the classical school (including contemporary versions)?

32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 23 Cornish and Clarke (1986). See Curran and Renzetti (1994:20). Cornish and Clarke (1986). Cullen and Agnew (2006:410). Vold (1958:23). Curran and Renzetti (1994:22). Rafter (2004:980). See Taylor et al. (1974:3). Taylor et al. (1974:3); but see Vold and Bernard (1986:28–29) for a different view. See Taylor et al. (1974:3). Curran and Renzetti (1994:21); Tittle (1995:12). Taylor et al. (1974:3). Beccaria (1975).

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