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Crime and the American Dream

Crime and the American Dream( )
Author: Messner, Steven F.
Rosenfeld, Richard
Publication Date:Dec 2000
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $55.95
Book Description:

The foundation of this book is institutional anomie theory, an offshoot of strain theory. It explores why America's over-emphasis on the pursuit of materialistic gain contributes to the country's high rates of violent crime.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Law / Criminal Law / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.3 x 9.2 x 0.31 Inches
Book Weight:0.5 Pounds

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