The Practice of Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice, 7e, (PDF) demonstrates the vital role research plays in criminology and criminal justice by integrating in-depth, real-world case studies with a comprehensive discussion of research methods. By pairing research techniques with practical examples from the field, authors Ronet D. Bachman and Russell K. Schutt equip college students to critically evaluate and conduct research confidently.
The 7th Edition of this best-selling textbook retains the strengths of previous editions while breaking ground with emergent research methods, enhanced tools for learning in the text and online, and contemporary, fascinating research findings. This Seventh Edition incorporates new topics like social network analysis (SNA), intelligence-led policing, the evolution of cybercrime, and more. Students engage with the wide realm of research methods available to them, delve deeper into topics relevant to their field of study, and benefit from the wide variety of new exercises to help them practice along as they learn.
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“Very practical approach to teaching research methods and very student-friendly. This ebook breathes new life into the research process. The authors took the time to explain all concepts, even ones that would pose a problem for someone new to research.” — Sherill Morris-Francis
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