For undergraduate and graduate courses in criminal behavior, criminology, the psychology of crime, crime and delinquency, and forensic psychology.
A comprehensive psychological approach to criminal behavior.
Accurate, researched-based, contemporary, and comprehensive: Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach, Tenth Edition, builds on the excellence established in previous editions. The text offers a detailed look at crime, what may lead to it, and how criminal behavior may be prevented, all from a psychological perspective. Focusing on serious crimes, particularly those involving violence, Criminal Behavior offers a comprehensive look at this complex field with effective and engaging material that has been classroom-tested for over thirty years.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction to Criminal Behavior
Chapter 2 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Developmental Risk Factors
Chapter 3 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Biological Factors
Chapter 4 Origins of Criminal Behavior: Learning and Situational Factors
Chapter 5 Human Aggression and Violence
Chapter 6 Juvenile Delinquency
Chapter 7 Criminal Psychopathy
Chapter 8 Crime and Mental Disorders
Chapter 9 Homicide, Assault, and Family Violence
Chapter 10 Multiple Murder, School, and Workplace Violence
Chapter 11 Psychology of Terrorism
Chapter 12 Sexual Assault
Chapter 13 Sexual Assault of Children and Youth and Other Sexual Offenses
Chapter 14 Property Crime
Chapter 15 Violent Economic Crime and Crimes of Intimidation
Chapter 16 Substance Abuse, Alcohol, and Crime
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Criminal Behavior: A Psychological Approach, CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition
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$50.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-297332-8