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By Sir Leon Radzinowicz

ISBN-10: 0415198755

ISBN-13: 9780415198752

Sir Leon Radzinowicz is likely one of the key figures within the improvement of criminology within the 20th century. This account of the improvement of criminology intertwines his own narrative as a criminologist with the development of criminology itself. His event received from a occupation which has spanned 70 years because the Nineteen Twenties, bargains a profound evaluation of the way the certainty of crime and criminals, of legal justice structures and penology has replaced, and of the tensions and dilemmas those pose for democratic societies.

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