The Resource Crime and criminals : opposing viewpoints, William Dudley, book editor

Crime and criminals : opposing viewpoints, William Dudley, book editor

Label
Crime and criminals : opposing viewpoints
Title
Crime and criminals
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
William Dudley, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents opposing viewpoints on various issues involving crime and criminals, including the causes of crime, treatment of criminals, and gun control
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6777
LC item number
.C75 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dudley, William
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Crime prevention
  • Corrections
  • White collar crimes
  • Gun control
  • Crime
  • Criminalité
  • Criminalité
  • Services correctionnels
  • Crimes en col blanc
  • Armes à feu
  • Corrections
  • Crime
  • Crime prevention
  • Gun control
  • White collar crimes
  • United States
Label
Crime and criminals : opposing viewpoints, William Dudley, book editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/crimecriminalsop0000dudl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What causes crime? Poverty causes crime / Elliott Currie -- Poverty does not cause crime / James K. Stewart -- American values cause crime / Kevin N. Wright -- Biological factors cause crime / James Q. Wilson & Richard J. Herrnstein -- Lack of moral character causes crime / Donald D. Schroeder -- Thrill-seeking causes crime / Jack Katz -- How should criminals be treated? Criminals should be sentenced to prison / Robert Johnson & Jackson Tory / Criminals should be given alternatives to prison / Joan Petersilia
  • Criminals should make restitution for their crimes / Charles Colson -- Career Criminals should be incarcerated / Eugene H. Methvin -- Imprisoning career criminals will not work / David R. Struckhoff -- Criminals should be given prison furloughs / Robert Taliaferro -- Prison furloughs allow criminals to commit more crimes / Robert James Bidinotto -- How can crime be reduced? Imprisoning more criminals will reduce crime / Ernest van den Haag -- Imprisoning more criminals will not reduce crime / Don C. Gibbons
  • Legalizing drugs can reduce crime / Ethan A. Nadelmann -- Legalizing drugs cannot reduce crime / Robert E. Peterson -- Youth employment programs can reduce crime / William H. Kohlberg -- Citizen action can reduce crime / William Wilbanks -- Community-based organizations can reduce crime / Elizabeth Lyttleton Sturz & Mary Taylor -- Environmental design can reduce crime / Edward Krupat & Philip E. Kubzansky -- How should white-collar crime be controlled? White-collar crime is serious / Russell Mokhiber
  • White-collar crime is not serious / Morgan O. Reynolds -- Executives should be punished for white-collar crime / Ernest Conine -- Companies should be punished for white-collar crime / Daniel Farber -- White-collar criminals should be imprisoned / Eric Lewis -- White-collar criminals should be sentenced to house arrest / Jack B. Weinstein & Probation Department of the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York -- Would gun control reduce crime? Gun control would reduce crime / Irvin Block
  • Gun control would not reduce crime / James D. Wright -- Guns are necessary for self-defense / David B. Kopel -- Guns should not be used for self-defense / Franklin E. Zimring & Gordon Hawkins -- Gun control violates the Constitution / National Rifle Association -- Gun control does not violate the Constitution / Michael K. Beard & Kristin M. Rand
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780899084169
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89002155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19517363
  • (OCoLC)ocm19517363
Label
Crime and criminals : opposing viewpoints, William Dudley, book editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/crimecriminalsop0000dudl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What causes crime? Poverty causes crime / Elliott Currie -- Poverty does not cause crime / James K. Stewart -- American values cause crime / Kevin N. Wright -- Biological factors cause crime / James Q. Wilson & Richard J. Herrnstein -- Lack of moral character causes crime / Donald D. Schroeder -- Thrill-seeking causes crime / Jack Katz -- How should criminals be treated? Criminals should be sentenced to prison / Robert Johnson & Jackson Tory / Criminals should be given alternatives to prison / Joan Petersilia
  • Criminals should make restitution for their crimes / Charles Colson -- Career Criminals should be incarcerated / Eugene H. Methvin -- Imprisoning career criminals will not work / David R. Struckhoff -- Criminals should be given prison furloughs / Robert Taliaferro -- Prison furloughs allow criminals to commit more crimes / Robert James Bidinotto -- How can crime be reduced? Imprisoning more criminals will reduce crime / Ernest van den Haag -- Imprisoning more criminals will not reduce crime / Don C. Gibbons
  • Legalizing drugs can reduce crime / Ethan A. Nadelmann -- Legalizing drugs cannot reduce crime / Robert E. Peterson -- Youth employment programs can reduce crime / William H. Kohlberg -- Citizen action can reduce crime / William Wilbanks -- Community-based organizations can reduce crime / Elizabeth Lyttleton Sturz & Mary Taylor -- Environmental design can reduce crime / Edward Krupat & Philip E. Kubzansky -- How should white-collar crime be controlled? White-collar crime is serious / Russell Mokhiber
  • White-collar crime is not serious / Morgan O. Reynolds -- Executives should be punished for white-collar crime / Ernest Conine -- Companies should be punished for white-collar crime / Daniel Farber -- White-collar criminals should be imprisoned / Eric Lewis -- White-collar criminals should be sentenced to house arrest / Jack B. Weinstein & Probation Department of the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York -- Would gun control reduce crime? Gun control would reduce crime / Irvin Block
  • Gun control would not reduce crime / James D. Wright -- Guns are necessary for self-defense / David B. Kopel -- Guns should not be used for self-defense / Franklin E. Zimring & Gordon Hawkins -- Gun control violates the Constitution / National Rifle Association -- Gun control does not violate the Constitution / Michael K. Beard & Kristin M. Rand
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780899084169
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89002155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19517363
  • (OCoLC)ocm19517363

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