The Handbook of the Criminology of Terrorism (Wiley by Gary LaFree,Joshua D. Freilich

By Gary LaFree,Joshua D. Freilich

The guide of the Criminology of Terrorism incorporates a choice of essays that signify the latest criminological learn on the subject of the origins and evolution of, besides responses to, terrorism, from a criminological perspective.

  • Offers an authoritative review of the newest criminological learn into the motives of and responses to terrorism in today’s world
  • Covers extensive topics that come with terrorism’s origins, theories, methodologies, varieties, dating to other kinds of crime, terrorism and the legal justice approach, how you can counter terrorism, and more
  • Features unique contributions from a gaggle of foreign specialists within the field
  • Provides designated insights into the sector via an specific specialize in criminological conceptual frameworks and empirical experiences that interact terrorism and responses to it

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