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A Sociology of Crime

By Peter Eglin, Stephen Hester

Routledge – 1992 – 320 pages

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    978-0-415-07370-7
    August 6th 1992

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The authors take three particular sociological perspectives, and use them to offer a distinct and critical reading of criminology, highlighting the ways that crime is, first and foremost, a matter of social definition. They provide a good introductory text which will be of great value to students.

Name: A Sociology of Crime (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Peter Eglin, Stephen Hester. The authors take three particular sociological perspectives, and use them to offer a distinct and critical reading of criminology, highlighting the ways that crime is, first and foremost, a matter of social definition. They provide a good introductory...
Categories: Sociology & Social Policy, Criminology and Criminal Justice