The Criminal Lifestyle

The Criminal Lifestyle

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What kind of choices does a hardened criminal make? What belief systems are these choices based on? The Criminal Lifestyle approaches these questions by examining how various biological, sociological and psychological factors interact to bring about criminal behaviour. Walters develops a model of crime as a lifestyle and shows that this concept is historically, cross-nationally and empirically valid. This groundbreaking book will be of interest to psychologists and sociologists as well as criminologists.The criminal personality: Vol. II. The change process (rev. ed.). New York: Jason Aronson. Yochelson, S., aamp; Samenow, S. E. (1986). The criminal personality: Vol. III. The drug user. New York: Jason Aronson. Zivan, M. (1966). Youth in trouble: A anbsp;...

Title:The Criminal Lifestyle
Author:Glenn D. Walters
Publisher:SAGE Publications - 1990-06-01


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