eBook Social Issues Essential Primary Sources Collection: Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources, 1st Edition

  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1414412606
  • ISBN-13: 9781414412603
  • DDC: 364
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 484 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released August 2006
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006
  • Price:  Sign in for price

About

Overview

Crime and Punishment explores the development, diversity, and duality of attitudes and arguments related to crime and punishment.Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter's subtopic. The following standard subheads are included in each entry:

  • Date
  • Source
  • About the Author
  • Introduction
  • Primary Source
  • Significance
  • Further Resources

All titles contain an introduction to its topic, a chronology of major events associated with the topic, and a general index.

While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414403240 | ISBN-13: 9781414403243

Reviews

"Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources offers an excellent starting point for those wishing to learn more about crime and the criminal mind and is recommended for both academic and public libraries." --ARBA, March 2007

— ARBA

"In this comprehensive resource, Lerner and Lerner bring together 146 primary source documents on crime and punishment from the nineteenth to twenty-first century. These include speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, essays, songs, and works of art by authors as diverse as Dostoevsky, David Berkowitz, Hunter S. Thompson, the FBI, and UNICEF. Topics encompass global perspectives on the criminal mind, economic and nonviolent crimes, violence, crimes against humanity, social perceptions and impacts, forensics, justice and punishment, and social issues and future trends. Each document is supplemented by facts about the author, a contextual introduction, a discussion of its significance, and futher resources." --Booknews.com, May 2007

— Booknews.com

Products Included

Social Issues Essential Primary Sources Collection: Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources  (ISBN-10: 1414403240 | ISBN-13: 9781414403243)

Crime and Punishment explores the development, diversity, and duality of attitudes and arguments related to crime and punishment.Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter’s subtopic. The following standard subheads are included in each entry:

  • Date
  • Source
  • About the Author
  • Introduction
  • Primary Source
  • Significance
  • Further Resources

All titles contain an introduction to its topic, a chronology of major events associated with the topic, and a general index.

While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

Price: $191.00

Social Issues Essential Primary Sources Collection: Crime and Punishment: Essential Primary Sources  (ISBN-10: 1414403240 | ISBN-13: 9781414403243)

Crime and Punishment explores the development, diversity, and duality of attitudes and arguments related to crime and punishment.Included are approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. Entries are organized into chapters that feature a general overview of the chapter’s subtopic. The following standard subheads are included in each entry:

  • Date
  • Source
  • About the Author
  • Introduction
  • Primary Source
  • Significance
  • Further Resources

All titles contain an introduction to its topic, a chronology of major events associated with the topic, and a general index.

While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions.Call your Sales Rep for details.

Price: $191.00