Thinking about Crime


As crime rates inexorably rose during the tumultuous years of the 1970s, disputes over how to handle the violence sweeping the nation quickly escalated. James Q. Wilson redefined the public debate by offering a brilliant and provocative new argumentthat criminal activity is largely rational and shaped by the rewards and penalties it offersand forever changed the way Americans think about crime. Now with a new foreword by the prominent scholar and best-selling author Charles Murray, this revised edition of "Thinking About ...

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Thinking about Crime
2013, Basic Books (AZ)

ISBN-13: 9780465048830

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Thinking about Crime
1985, Vintage Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394729176

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Thinking about crime
1977, Vintage Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9780394721859

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