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Book launch for: Case, S., Johnson, P., Manlow, D., Williams, K., Smith, R....
Thu 6 April 2017, 14:30 – 16:00 BST
This event is to celebrate the launch of the new "Criminology" undergraduate textbook for Oxford University Press. It has been co-authored by Dr Phil Johnson from the University Centre at Blackburn College and he has been strongly supported by the contributions from both past and present criminology undergraduates at this provider of higher education.
What reviewers have been saying...
“This is an ambitious, engaging and comprehensive companion guide for students of criminology. It offers much more than a conventional textbook and will be an invaluable resource for students at all levels.”
Professor Neil Chakraborti, University of Leicester
“This excellent, introductory criminology textbook is the most 'student-friendly' that I have come across … Criminology undergraduates will find it indispensable.”
Professor Fergus McNeill, University of Glasgow
“A great go-to manual for every aspect of the subject at degree level, this book really helps the reader understand what criminology means.”
Margherita Colucci, student, Manchester Metropolitan University
“This book is a must-have for every criminology student. Packed with interesting, up-to-date information, it introduces readers to different debates and perspectives.”
Evelin Gaal, student, London Metropolitan University
“Positioning the study of criminology as a pathway to becoming an effective, engaged and employable student makes this book stand out from the rest. A one stop shop for any first year undergraduate student of criminology and the related disciplines of sociology, social policy, and social work.”
Professor Matthew Williams, Cardiff University
“This book provides highly accessible and engaging advice and information on all aspects of the discipline. It really is the complete criminology textbook.”
Dr Daniel McCarthy, University of Surrey