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

Mismeasure of Crime - 02 edition

Mismeasure of Crime (ISBN10: 0761987118; ISBN13: 9780761987116)
ISBN13: 978-0761987116
ISBN10: 0761987118

Summary:
After a decade of steady decline, the appearance of conflicting reports regarding crime statistics has led many to call into question the accuracy of the current methods used to compile these statistics. Because the measurement of social phenomena involves human decisions, there are inevitably errors made. This book aims to identify and examine the nature of these errors so that social scientists, legislators, and the general public will be able to conduct a he ...show morealthy dialogue on the topic in order to remedy some of the problems.

Before the book goes into much contemporary detail, historical measures of crime are given an overview. The authors then follow with chapters on the three most common methods used to report crime. Official data, self report, and victimization studies are analyzed in depth in order to discuss the specific errors that can occur in each type of measurement. The final chapter of the book describes ways that these measures can be applied to specific situations. The end result is the formation of a clearer picture of the impact these measures can have on the formation of crime prevention and control policies. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 02
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc.
Published: 02/06/2002
International: No

View Table of Contents

Other Editions of Mismeasure of Crime:


List Price: $49.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $39.96 (80%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

15 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Mismeasure of Crime
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 (15)  |  New (3)  |  Very Good (3)  |  Good (8)  |  Acceptable (1)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.63
Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.63
Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Find out why millions of customers rave about Better World Books. Experience the best customer care and a 100% satisfaction guarante ...show moree. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
BookHolders MD
College Park, MD
Seller Rating: 4.66
Reprint Fair [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Underlining/Highlighting: SOME ] [ Edition: Reprint ] Publisher: SAGE Publications Pub Date: 2/6/2002 Binding: Paperback Pages: 224.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BreakTimeBooks
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.12
Good book, great price! We ship daily via USPS. Buy with the best! BN
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.53
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Nettextstore
Lincoln, NE
Seller Rating: 4.56
2002 Paperback Good Books have varying amounts of wear and highlighting. Usually ships within 24 hours in quality packaging. Satisfaction guaranteed. This item may not include any CDs, Infotracs, A ...show moreccess cards or other supplementary material. ...show less
$10.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SUPER BOOKS
Fort Mill, SC
Seller Rating: 3.76
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
$14.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
omgtextbooks
Pueblo West, CO
Seller Rating: 4.14
Thousand Oaks 2002 Trade paperback Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 224 p. Contains: Illustrations.
$20.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
3rd St. Books MO
Lees Summit, MO
Seller Rating: 4.7
Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.A. 2002 Soft Cover Very Good Very good clean tight copy. Usual ex-library features. Text free of marks. Professional book dealer with storefront since 1999. All order ...show mores are processed promptly and carefully packaged. ...show less
$29.51
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Books Revisited
Chatham, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.54
Possible retired library copy, some have markings or writing. May or may not include accessories such as CD or access codes.
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close