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Terrorism and Hate Crime

Colleen E. Mills, Joshua Freilich, Steven Chermak

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Terrorism and Hate CrimeIntroductionThis article focuses on political crimes, specifically terrorism and hate crime. Both terrorism and hate crime are...

Terrorism, Criminological Explanations for

Daren G. Fisher, Laura Dugan

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

Criminological Explanations for TerrorismIntroductionTheoretically understanding the reasons behind the rise and persistence of terrorism and the ways...

Testimony, Eyewitness

Cara Laney Thede, Elizabeth Loftus

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Eyewitness Testimony Introduction Research into eyewitness testimony involves the psychological study of how crime witnesses perceive events, r...

Therapeutic Jurisprudence

Brianna Chesser

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Therapeutic JurisprudenceIntroductionTherapeutic jurisprudence is an interdisciplinary method of legal scholarship that aims to reform the law in orde...

Trajectory Methods in Criminology

Wesley G. Jennings, Alex R. Piquero

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Trajectory Methods in Criminology Introduction Trajectory modeling has recently come into favor in criminological research. Advances in method...

Transnational Crime

Jay S. Albanese

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Transnational Crime Introduction Transnational crimes are violations of law that involve more than one country in their planning, execut...


Brian J. Ostrom, Charles W. Ostrom

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Truth-in-Sentencing Introduction Truth-in-sentencing (TIS) describes a range of justice system policies that eliminate discretionary parole re...

Urban Politics and Crime

Thomas D. Stucky

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Urban Politics and Crime Introduction The study of urban politics and crime is at a very basic level an interdisciplinary endeavor, bringing t...

US War on Terrorism, Legal Perspectives on the

Jonathan Hafetz

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Legal Perspectives on the US War on TerrorismIntroductionThe US War on Terrorism describes important aspects of the United States’ approach to Al Qaed...

Victim-Offender Overlap, The

Chad Posick

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

The Victim-Offender OverlapIntroductionSince the foundational work in victimology at the turn of the 20th century, researchers have acknowledged a rel...

Victimization Patterns and Trends

Janet Lauritsen

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Victimization Patterns and Trends Introduction Key insights about crime have been derived from the study of victimization patterns and tren...

Victimization, Adolescent

Marie Skubak Tillyer, Marissa E. Hinton

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Adolescent VictimizationIntroductionBecause not all crimes are reported to law enforcement, researchers have generally used survey data collected from...

Victimization, Biosocial Theories of

Jamie Vaske

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Biosocial Theories of VictimizationIntroductionSince the late 1990s, research has begun to explore how biology can fit within our understanding of vic...

Victimization, Repeat

Louise Nicholas, Graham Farrell

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Repeat Victimization Introduction Repeat victimization refers to the repeated criminal victimization of a person, household, place, business, v...

Victimization, Vicarious and Related Forms of Secondary Traumatization

Kelly E. Knight, Colter Ellis, Samuel T. Murphy, Heather Olson, Greer Wagner, Terra Dion, Rachel Gemar

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Vicarious Victimization and Related Forms of Secondary TraumatizationIntroductionVicarious victimization is a process that results from repeated empat...

Victimless Crime

Robin Fletcher

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Victimless CrimeIntroductionThere is no real definition of a “victimless crime” because crimes of this nature do not really exist. There are however a...

Violence Against Women

Walter S. DeKeseredy

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Violence Against WomenIntroductionViolence against women takes many shapes and forms, such as physical assaults on marital/cohabiting partners, separa...

Violence, Youth

Anthony Peguero

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2015-09-29

Youth Violence Introduction According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, youth violence is a top public health concern because...

Violent Crime

Richard Rosenfeld

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Violent Crime Introduction Violent crimes are violations of criminal law that involve the intentional use of violence by one person against an...

White-Collar Crime

Sally S. Simpson

Subject: Criminology »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

White-Collar Crime Introduction The meaning and definition of white-collar crime is deeply contested. Most criminologists recognize that white-...

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