Introduction to Cybercrime: Computer Crimes, Laws, and Policing in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

  • Joshua B. Hill
  • Nancy E. Marion
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  • ISBN-10: 1440832749
  • ISBN-13: 9781440832741
  • DDC: 364.16
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 325 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This book provides accessible, comprehensive coverage of a complex topic that encompasses identity theft to copyright infringement, written for non-technical readers. It pays due attention to important elements of cybercrime that have been largely ignored in the field, especially politics. It supplies examinations of both the domestic and international efforts to combat cybercrime and serves an ideal text for first-year undergraduate students in criminal justice programs.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: History of Cybercrime.
3: Types and Frequency of Cybercrime.
4: Amount of Cybercrime.
5: Law Enforcement.
6: Organized Cybercrime.
7: Cyberterrorism and Terrorists Online.
8: Cyberwar.
9: Domestic Response.
10: International Response.
11: Conclusion.
Appendix Timeline of Significant Events.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Authors.