New PDF release: Challenging Criminological Theory: The Legacy of Ruth Rosner

By Francis T. Cullen

This quantity is split into 5 sections that, whilst taken jointly, supply an informative account of the impression of Ruth Rosner Kornhauser's Social resources of Delinquency at the improvement of yank criminological suggestion. This vintage e-book was once her significant contribution to the field.

Section I tells the tale of Kornhauser's short yet influential educational profession. part II probes deeply into the explicit ways that she challenged criminological concept and the next responses that have been coming near near. part III then provides observation on particular strains of inquiry encouraged via Kornhauser's e-book and orientation to criminological conception. part IV explores contemporary efforts to maneuver past Kornhauser's insights on groups and crime. part V concludes with 3 severe essays contending that Social resources of Delinquency paid inadequate recognition to legal motivation, the function of chance in offending, and gangs and girls.

This volume—authored by means of well-known scholars—shows that Kornhauser's frame of mind approximately crime remains to be a place to begin for a lot criminological idea today.

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