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What Is Crime?: Controversies Over the Nature of Crime and What to Do About It

edited by Stuart Henry and Mark M. Lanier
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0847698068 (alk. paper), 0847698076 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Crime in context: the scope of the problem / Mark M. Lanier and Stuart Henry
  • The nature of crime / Jerome Michael and Mortimer J. Adler / Who is the criminal? / Paul W. Tappan
  • Defining patterns of crime and types of offenders / Don C. Gibbons and Kathryn Ann Farr
  • Defenders of order or guardians of human rights? / Herman Schwendinger and Julia Schwendinger
  • Crime as social interaction / Leroy C. Gould, Gary Kleck, and Marc Gertz
  • Defining crime in a community setting: negotiation and legitimation of community claims / Paul Schnorr
  • The media's role in the definition of crime / Ray Surette and Charles Otto
  • Racing crime: definition and dilemmas / Katheryn K. Russell
  • Constitutive definiton of crime: power as harm / Dragan Milovanovic and Stuart Henry
  • A needs-based, social harms definition of crime / Larry L. Tifft and Dennis C. Sullivan
  • Crime as disrepute / Scott Greer and John Hagan
  • The prism of crime: toward an itegrated definition of crime / Stuart Henry and Mark M. Lanier.
Description
xiv, 258 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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