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This study looks at contemporary psychological research and theory into criminal behaviour and considers the relationship between psychological and criminological theories. At the same time, the book examines the impact of psychology on strategies.
Criminal behaviour - what is it?
criminal behaviour - how much of it?
explaining criminal behaviour - biology and personality, learning, cognition and age, social factors, the special case of mental disorder, punishment, deterrence, and retribution, rehabilitation, criminal behaviour, explanation and prevention
the example of violence
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ISBN: 9781850009559 ISBN-10: 1850009554 Series: Contemporary Psychology (Paperback) Audience:
Number Of Pages: 200 Published: 4th January 2002 Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6
Weight (kg): 0.29
Edition Number: 1