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A Life-Course View of the Development of Crime

Excellent explanatory article regarding life course theory.
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Author: Robert J. Sampson and John H. Laub
Date Added: Apr 17, 2006 Date Modified: May 24, 2011
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American Radioworks

AMERICAN RADIOWORKS® is the national documentary unit of American Public Media. It is public radio's largest documentary... see more
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Author: Dr. Margaret Choka
Date Added: Mar 17, 2010 Date Modified: Aug 15, 2013
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An Application of Control Balance Theory to Incarcerated Sex Offenders

An excellent article on Control Balance Theory.
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Author: Peter B. Wood and R. Gregory Dunaway
Date Added: Apr 17, 2006 Date Modified: Apr 17, 2006
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Bridging Gaps in Police Crime Data

This report describes the history of the UCR system and the data problems that it deals with in reporting crime, arrest and... see more
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Author: Michael D. Maltz
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Building the Foundation for a Side-by-Side Explanatory Model: A General Theory of Crime, the Age-Graded Life Course Theory, and

Superb example of comparison between three criminological theories. Comparison of general theory of crime, the age-graded... see more
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Author: Rebecca S. Katz
Date Added: Apr 17, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2010
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Crime and Victims Statistics

This site contains a number of different reports regarding statistics on crime and victims. Since this is a government site,... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: Oct 18, 2010
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Crime and Violence: Forces for Good or Evil?

This module critically evaluates contemporary understandings of crimes of violence. This unit will provide an understanding... see more
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Author: Helen Jones
Date Added: Apr 12, 2010 Date Modified: Apr 12, 2010
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Crime Data and Crime Measurement

This site is a section of a larger course that provides an overview of crime data through lecture notes. There are links to... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Tom O'Connor
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Crimes Against Habitation: Burglary, Arson and Related Crime

This site contains a lecture that is part of a Criminal Law course. This particular lecture concerns crimes against... see more
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Author: Tom O'Connor
Date Added: Jul 19, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 11, 2008
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Criminal Sociology

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more
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Author: Enrico Ferri Enrico Ferri
Date Added: Nov 22, 2013 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2013
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