Featuring contributions by distinguished students from 10 completely different international locations, The Wiley Handbook of the History and Philosophy of Criminology (PDF) gives students, college students, and criminologists with a very international perspective on the principle and apply of criminology all through the centuries and round the world. In addition to chapters dedicated to the key concepts, thinkers, and moments in the mental and philosophical historical past of criminology, it options in-depth protection of the organizational construction of criminology as an educational self-discipline world-huge.
The 1st part focuses on key concepts which have formed the discipline in the previous, are shaping it in the current, and are prone to affect its evolution in the foreseeable future. Beginning with early precursors to criminology’s emergence as a novel self-discipline, the authors hint the evolution of the discipline, from the pioneering work of 17th-century Italian jurist/thinker, Cesare Beccaria, up via the newest sociological and biosocial tendencies.
In the 2nd part, authors handle the construction of criminology as an educational self-discipline in international locations round the globe, together with in South America, North America, East Asia, Europe, and Australia.
With contributions by main thinkers whose work has been instrumental in the growth of criminology and rising voices on the innovative The Wiley Handbook of the History and Philosophy of Criminology gives worthwhile insights on the newest analysis tendencies in the discipline worldwide – the superb reference for criminologists in addition to these learning in the discipline and associated social science and humanities disciplines.