- Richard M. Hough - University of West Florida, USA
- Kimberly D. McCorkle - University of West Florida, USA
Homicide | Sociology | Violent Crime
This text is an all-around approach to the topic of Homicide. It clears up what a Homicide is which many students have differing opinions. It shows the student data on the prevalence of this crime which many have an erroneous view of. It does a great job discussing the different types of homicide. This is often neglected in many other texts.
A well thought-out and organized text on homicide. It combines elements from the academic and practitioner point of view providing a well-rounded aspect. This text also has relevant cases and offers opportunities for the students to discover information on their own through the “Try This” component. It is student and faculty friendly allowing for more in-depth classroom discussion while simultaneously being comprehensive on its own.
This text provides a multidisciplinary and balanced overview of homicide and is presented in a clear, well-organized, and student friendly manner.
Covers the topics inclusively
I selected to list this text as selective reading, and not mandatory.
Sample Materials & Chapters
Chapter 1: Introducing You to Homicide