From the makers of the bestselling law revision series, Law Express: Criminology is designed to help both law and social science students revise effectively. This is your guide to understanding essential concepts, remembering and applying key theories, developing good critical analysis, and making your answers stand out.
Noel Cross is Principle Lecturer in Criminal Justice at the School of Law, Liverpool John Moores University.
Acknowledgements Introduction Guided tour Guided tour of the companion website Chapter 1: What is Crime? Chapter 2: Measuring Crime Chapter 3: Who Commits Crime? Chapter 4: Crime and the Media Chapter 5: Classicist Criminology Chapter 6: Biological Positivist Criminology Chapter 7: Psychological Explanations of Crime Chapter 8: Sociological Explanations of Crime Chapter 9: Contemporary Criminology Chapter 10: Theories of Justice and Penology And finally, before the exam... Glossary of terms Index