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Control Theories of Crime and Delinquency
For the past twenty to thirty years, control theories of crime have been at the center of theoretical development in criminology. Key to the control theory perspective is the notion that crime is an inherently individual act, and its explanation requires that we focus on the characteristics of individuals who commit crimes. Consequently, control theory focuses on such issu ...more
Hardcover, 281 pages
Published September 15th 2003 by Transaction Publishers
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