Comprehensive and accessible, Tim Newburn’s bestselling Criminology provides an introduction to the fundamental themes, concepts, theories, methods and events that underpin the subject and form the basis for all undergraduate degree courses and modules in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Fully updated to reflect recent developments in the field and extensively illustrated, this authoritative text, written by a leading criminologist and experienced lecturer, is essential reading for all students of Criminology and related fields.

Book contents:

  1. Understanding Crime and Criminology

  2. Understanding Crime: Theories and Concepts

  3. Understanding Crime: Types and Trends

  4. Understanding Criminal Justice

  5. Critical Issues in Criminology

  6. Doing Criminology