Ronet D. Bachman, Russell K. Schutt
SAGE Publications; Inc
College students are introduced to the broad subject of research methodologies and shown why research is crucial in the field of criminology and criminal justice in the fourth edition of the book Fundamentals of Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice (PDF). This condensed version of Ronet Bachman and Russell K. Schutt’s popular textbook, The Practice of Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice, simplifies difficult ideas by illustrating them with examples of real-world research that can be found in the activities that are performed on a daily basis in the fields of criminology and criminal justice.
This best-selling book has recently undergone extensive revisions to bring it up to date with the most recent advances in research methodology. These revisions cover topics such as the use of big data, expanded coverage of crime mapping, evidence-based and web-based research, as well as the most recent research examples that have an impact on the field. This book is a good choice for college students who are interested in learning how and why research in criminal justice is conducted so that they may become critical consumers of research. It is an ideal introductory textbook for research courses that are taken by undergraduates.
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