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A Psychologist's Casebook of Crime

From Arson to Voyeurism

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Paperback - 9780230242746

17 July 2012

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17 July 2012

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27 June 2012

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27 June 2012

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16 September 2017

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From burglary to stalking, A Psychologist's Casebook of Crime is the indispensable book for forensic psychology students. It tackles a wide range of offences such as arson, domestic violence, terrorism and murder, and its A...

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From burglary to stalking, A Psychologist's Casebook of Crime is the indispensable book for forensic psychology students. It tackles a wide range of offences such as arson, domestic violence, terrorism and murder, and its A to Z format provides all of the important information in a readily accessible way. Its chapter structure allows you to compare different crimes according to facts, figures and typical offender profiles, while providing fascinating case studies and a psychological perspective specific to each crime.

With contributions from authors who are experts in their field, this innovative text provides an up-to-date review of how forensic psychologists think about and deal with a variety of crimes. This accessible student-friendly book is the perfect accompaniment for anyone wishing to learn more about forensic psychology.

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  • Unique crime-by-crime structure enables students to learn about a broad range of offences while also obtaining a more rounded understanding of criminal behaviour
  • Lively and engaging, this book features an array of pedagogical features such as quick stats, case studies and research questions 
  • Each chapter is authored by a specialist in the field
  • Designed with a crossreferencing layout that allows readers to dip in and out of chapters and facilitate further reading on the subject

Prologue; G.Milano
Introduction; B.Winder and P.Banyard
Arson; A.Daykin and L.Hamilton
Burglary; D.Putwain
Domestic Violence; W.Morgan and E.Gilchrist
Drug Offences; G.W.Smith and J.Clough
Fraud; D.Rowson and B.Winder
Gangs; E.Scowcroft, P.Banyard and B.Winder
Internet Sex Offences; K.Sheldon
Murder; D.Wilson
Paedophilia and Sexual Child Contact Offences; B.Winder and K.Thorne
Rape of Adults; N. Blagden, S.Pemberton and C.Breed
Shoplifting and Kleptomania; A.McNally and L.Hamilton
Stalking; M.Foellmi, J.Cahall and B.Rosenfeld
Violent Crime: Robbery and Assault; M.Takarangi and H.D.Flowe
Voyeurism, Exhibitionism and other Non-contact Sexual Offences; K.Hocken and K.Thorne
Conclusion; B.Winder and P.Banyard.

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BELINDA WINDER is Reader in Forensic Psychology and Programme Leader for the MSc in Forensic Psychology at Nottingham Trent University, UK. She works closely with HMP Whatton and HMP Nottingham on a programme of collaborative forensic research.

PHILIP BANYARD is Reader in Psychology at Nottingham Trent University, UK. He has written numerous articles for teachers and students of psychology, and teaches on Introductory Psychology and Applied Psychology modules.

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BELINDA WINDER is Reader in Forensic Psychology and Programme Leader for the MSc in Forensic Psychology at Nottingham Trent University, UK. She works closely with HMP Whatton and HMP Nottingham on a programme of collaborative forensic research.

PHILIP BANYARD is Reader in Psychology at Nottingham Trent University, UK. He has written numerous articles for teachers and students of psychology, and teaches on Introductory Psychology and Applied Psychology modules.

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