Criminology: Explaining Crime and Its Context 7th Edition Pdf now available to download for free that written by Stephen E. Brown, Finn-Aage Esbensen, Gilbert Geis. This highly acclaimed criminology text presents an current review of rational choice theories, such as deterrence, shaming and regular actions. The writers explore the offense issue, its context, and causes of crime. The organization of this text reveals the reality that the etiology of crime has to be at the core of criminology.
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