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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsVernon C. Branham (Editor), Samuel B. Kutash (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages568
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11937360M
ISBN 101432590987
ISBN 109781432590987

  In brief, The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice is an excellent resource.” —Alida V. Merlo, Indiana University of Pennsylvania “The diverse group of highly qualified scholars represented in this resource has provided us with quick access to high-quality and well-referenced material suitable for both academic and Price: $ This encyclopedia offers a state-of-the-art survey informed by the very latest theory and research. It combines this breadth of coverage with the authority and international perspective of an experienced editorial team, creating a definitive reference resource for students, scholars, and professionals in these interdisciplinary and dynamic fields.

  The Encyclopedia of Criminal Activities and the Deep Web is a three-volume set that includes comprehensive articles covering multidisciplinary research and expert insights provided by hundreds of leading researchers from 30 countries including the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Finland, South Korea, Malaysia. Adequate discussion of the theme of this book requires the assimilation of an extensive body of learning found in widely scattered sources, and a sound and well matured judgment. Doctor Sutherland has performed his task in a manner well fitted to meet the needs of the student and the public. His book is free from exaggeration and radicalism.

The print Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice was published by Wiley and edited by Jay S. Albanese, a celebrated authority on criminology and criminal justice and the former head of the International Center at the National Institute of Justice. In addition to a world-renowned editor-in-chief, the entries in 5 volumes are.   The Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice is an international, comprehensive reference tool for the field of Criminology and Criminal Justice that is both cutting edge as well as of very high scientific quality and volume work provides a complete and systematic coverage of the field that is unprecedented. The Encyclopedia "defines the field" through its choice of Format: Hardcover.


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