Crime And The American Dream (Wadsworth Series In Criminological Theory)
Publish Date: 2006-02-28
Author: Steven F. Messner;Richard Rosenfeld
How has America's over-emphasis on the pursuit of materialistic gain contributed to the it's high rate of violent crime? CRIME AND THE AMERICAN DREAM is an easy-to-understand book that offers clear coveral of criminological theory, using institutional anomie theory as a foundation.