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by Richard Rosenfeld

In the current economic climate, this book could not be more timely. One of the world′s leading experts explores the connections between crime and economic conditions, linking the formal economy to the operation of illegal markets and both, in turn, to changes in the forms and levels of crime over time.

The book offers a readable, interesting and accessible analysis, covering a range of theoretical and empirical approaches. It addresses a range of different criminal activities, including:

" violent crime

" burglary

" drug crime

" white collar crime

" organised crime

" fraud

" corporate crime

Crime and the Economy is written in plain English, technical terms (when used) are be explained clearly, examples punctuate the discussion, and visual material is used throughout to explain the topics under discussion. It is essential reading for undergraduates and graduates in criminology and sociology.

Download Crime and the Economy (Compact Criminology) epub
ISBN: 1848607164
ISBN13: 978-1848607163
Category: Business
Subcategory: Economics
Author: Richard Rosenfeld
Language: English
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd; 1 edition (April 5, 2013)
Pages: 152 pages
ePUB size: 1541 kb
FB2 size: 1911 kb
Rating: 4.6
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