Fifty Key Thinkers in Criminology brings the history of criminological thought alive through a collection of fascinating life stories.
The book covers a range of historical and contemporary thinkers from around the world, offering a stimulating combination of biographical fact with historical and cultural context.
A rich mix of life-and-times detail and theoretical reflection is designed to generate further discussion on some of the key contributions that have shaped the field of criminology.
Featured profiles include:Cesare BeccariaNils ChristieAlbert CohenCarol SmartW.
E. B. DuBoisJohn Braithwaite. Fifty Key Thinkers in Criminology is an accessible and informative guide that includes helpful cross-referencing and suggestions for further reading.
It is of value to all students of criminology and of interest to those in related disciplines, such as sociology and criminal justice.