Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Evil Minds : Understanding and Responding to Violent Predators - 05 edition

Evil Minds : Understanding and Responding to Violent Predators (ISBN10: 0130486132; ISBN13: 9780130486134)
ISBN13: 978-0130486134
ISBN10: 0130486132

Summary: For courses in deviance, violence and victimology.

This unique, engaging text uses a multi-disciplinary approach in an effort to understand the ''evil minds'' of criminals that engage in predatory violence. Evil Minds uses the study of the ''monsters'' among us--serial killers, mass murderers, child molesters and rapists--to introduce students to the theories, concepts and research from the fields of psychology, sociology, criminology & criminal justic
e that social scientists employ to understand and respond to violent criminals.
Features
  • Uses case studies of violent criminals to introduce students to various psychological, sociological and criminological theories of violence and deviance
    • Uses students natural curiosity about violent criminals to interest them in social science theories and methods
  • A section on how society responds to violent criminals
    • Encourages students to think critically about society's response to predatory violence
  • A chapter on social science research methods
    • Gives students an understanding of the process that researchers use to study and draw conclusions about violent offenders
  • Student-friendly pedagogy: discussion questions, activities, self-check boxes and highlight boxes
    • Helps students better understand the information presented in the text
  • A helpful instructors manual that includes chapter objectives, lecture materials, suggested activities and a test bank
    • Aids instructors in administering the course
...show more
Summary: For courses in deviance, violence and victimology.

This unique, engaging text uses a multi-disciplinary approach in an effort to understand the ''evil minds'' of criminals that engage in predatory violence. Evil Minds uses the study of the ''monsters'' among us--serial killers, mass murderers, child molesters and rapists--to introduce students to the theories, concepts and research from the fields of psychology, sociology, criminology & criminal justice that social scientists employ to understand and respond to violent criminals.
Features
  • Uses case studies of violent criminals to introduce students to various psychological, sociological and criminological theories of violence and deviance
    • Uses students natural curiosity about violent criminals to interest them in social science theories and methods
  • A section on how society responds to violent criminals
    • Encourages students to think critically about society's response to predatory violence
  • A chapter on social science research methods
    • Gives students an understanding of the process that researchers use to study and draw conclusions about violent offenders
  • Student-friendly pedagogy: discussion questions, activities, self-check boxes and highlight boxes
    • Helps students better understand the information presented in the text
  • A helpful instructors manual that includes chapter objectives, lecture materials, suggested activities and a test bank
    • Aids instructors in administering the course
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 02/04/2004
International: No

View Table of Contents



List Price: $96.25
Used $48.10
Used
Save $48.15 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 5 hours and 57 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $18.49
Due back 08/14/2015
Marketplace sellers starting at $15.60

17 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Evil Minds : Understanding and Responding to Violent Predators
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (17)  |  New (8)  |  Like New (1)  |  Very Good (1)  |  Good (1)  |  Acceptable (6)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$48.10
FREE! s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for FREE! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$83.20
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$15.60
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Yankee Clipper Books
Windsor Locks, CT
Seller Rating: 4.57
Sail the Seas of Value
$48.49
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Thrifty_Text
Emeryville, CA
Seller Rating: 4.56
Ships today or the next business day. Cover and binding maybe well-worn. Text may contain extensive writing/highlightings but is till readable. Easy return if this item does not meet your needs. 14- ...show more14. ...show less
$69.59
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Montgomery, IL
Seller Rating: 4.18
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$74.91
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
bargainforce
Chicago, IL
Seller Rating: 3.96
No comments from the seller
$85.91
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from UK within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
$86.58
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
GreatBookPrices
Montgomery, IL
Seller Rating: 4.18
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$88.84
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
indoo
Avenel, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.15
BRAND NEW
$89.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 3.84
Upper Saddle River, NJ 2004 Trade paperback Fair. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 320 p.
$96.32
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
TextbookBarn
Agoura Hills, CA
Seller Rating: 1
0130486132 Premium Publisher Direct Books are Like New or Brand New books direct from the publisher sometimes at a discount. Multiple copies are usually available. These books are not available for ...show moreexpedited shipping and may take up to 14 business days to receive. ...show less
$102.33
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
DiscountLawBooksInc.
Lawrence, KS
Seller Rating: 4.58
0130486132 BRAND NEW W/FAST SHIPPING! This item is: Evil Minds: Understanding and Responding to Violent Predators, 1st Ed., 2005, by Meadows, Robert J.^Kuehnel, Julie; FORMAT: Paperback; ISBN: 9780130 ...show more486134. Choose Expedited for fastest shipping! Our 98%+ rating proves our commitment! We cannot ship to PO Boxes/APO address. To avoid ordering the wrong item, please check your item's ISBN number! ...show less
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close