From the cognitive, developmental, and social processes that affect a variety of crimes, including theft, fraud, rape, and murder, to the challenges the police and courts face in investigating what happened and getting the right information, it covers everything so powerfully that you can feel like you’re right where the crime was committed.
On top of all that, this book includes chapters on rehabilitation in prisons and the psychology of victims, and discusses a review of hot topics such as gang affiliation, terrorism, and how psychology can better understand criminals and criminal behavior in the future.
Known as the world’s most important criminal psychologist, Prof. Dr. Better than ever, David Canter caters to the needs of experts in the field and any reader with a curiosity about crime. If the concept of crime is important to you, you will love this book.