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The Resource Crime and human nature, James Q. Wilson and Richard J. Herrnstein

Crime and human nature, James Q. Wilson and Richard J. Herrnstein

Label
Crime and human nature
Title
Crime and human nature
Statement of responsibility
James Q. Wilson and Richard J. Herrnstein
Title variation
Crime & human nature
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Assembling the latest evidence from the fields of sociology, criminology, economics, medicine, biology, and psychology and exploring the effects of such factors as gender, age, race, and family, two eminent social scientists frame a groundbreaking theory of criminal behavior
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, James Q
Dewey number
364.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6115
LC item number
.W54 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herrnstein, Richard J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal anthropology
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Criminology
Label
Crime and human nature, James Q. Wilson and Richard J. Herrnstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 559-612) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Pt.] I. Explaining crime. Crime and its explanation ; A theory of criminal behavior -- [Pt.] II. Constitutional factors. Constitutional factors in criminal behavior ; Gender ; Age ; Intelligence ; Personality and psychopathology -- [Pt.] III. Developmental factors. Families ; Broken and abusive families ; School -- [Pt.] IV. Social context. Community ; Labor markets ; Television and mass media ; Alcohol and heroin ; Altering the social context -- [Pt.] V. History and culture. Historical trends in crime ; Crime across cultures ; Race and crime -- [Pt.] VI. Crime, human nature, and society. Punishment and personal responsibility ; Human nature and political order
Control code
ocm12081011
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
639 pages
Isbn
9780671628109
Lccn
85008371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)12081011
Label
Crime and human nature, James Q. Wilson and Richard J. Herrnstein
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 559-612) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Pt.] I. Explaining crime. Crime and its explanation ; A theory of criminal behavior -- [Pt.] II. Constitutional factors. Constitutional factors in criminal behavior ; Gender ; Age ; Intelligence ; Personality and psychopathology -- [Pt.] III. Developmental factors. Families ; Broken and abusive families ; School -- [Pt.] IV. Social context. Community ; Labor markets ; Television and mass media ; Alcohol and heroin ; Altering the social context -- [Pt.] V. History and culture. Historical trends in crime ; Crime across cultures ; Race and crime -- [Pt.] VI. Crime, human nature, and society. Punishment and personal responsibility ; Human nature and political order
Control code
ocm12081011
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
639 pages
Isbn
9780671628109
Lccn
85008371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)12081011

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