Ronet D. Bachman, Russell K. Schutt
SAGE Publications; Inc; 6th edition
The Practice of Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice; 6th Edition continues to show the vital role research plays by integrating in-depth; real-world case studies with a comprehensive discussion of research methods. By coupling research techniques with practical examples from the field; Ronet D. Bachman and Russell K. Schutt equip students to analyze and conduct research. Covering research findings from critical areas in criminal justice; such as police use of force; race; and cybercrime; this textbook helps college students understand the importance of research and not just the process.
The 6th Edition of this best-selling textbook preserves the strengths of previous editions while breaking ground with upcoming research methods; enhanced tools for learning in the text and online; and contemporary; exciting research findings. College students engage with the broad realm of new research methods available to them; delve deeper into topics relevant to their field of study; and take advantage of the wide variety of new exercises to help them practice as they learn.
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“Making research accessible to college students (increasing their confidence)” — Sanjay Marwah
“By far the most comprehensive research methods textbook in criminal justice and criminology” — S. Hakan Can
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