Ch 17: Introduction to Criminology

About This Chapter

Work through this online criminology chapter at your own pace to review the fundamentals and history of this field. These engaging lessons and quizzes can benefit anyone who is seeking continuing education credit or a convenient way to study for upcoming exams.

Introduction to Criminology - Chapter Summary

Follow along with our expert instructors to get an overview of the field of criminology. These bite-sized lessons examine the history of criminology, as well as the field's classical and neoclassical schools. You can reinforce your understanding of the material by taking the accompanying self-assessment quizzes and chapter exam. The chapter is available 24/7 and accessible on any Internet connected device, which enables you to study at school, at work, at home or wherever you happen to be. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Summarize the history of the criminology field
  • Explain the classical school of criminology and its contemporary influence
  • Understand neoclassical criminology theory

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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