Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.

Constructing Crime: Perspective on Making News And Social Problems 2nd Edition

5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
ISBN-13: 978-1577664468
ISBN-10: 1577664469
Why is ISBN important?
ISBN
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Sell yours for a Gift Card
We'll buy it for $7.05
Learn More
Trade in now
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Buy used On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
$28.10 On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
Buy new On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
$35.12 On clicking this link, a new layer will be open
More Buying Choices
7 New from $31.12 16 Used from $20.53
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


Save Up to 90% on Textbooks Textbooks
$35.12 FREE Shipping. Only 12 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

  • Constructing Crime: Perspective on Making News And Social Problems
  • +
  • Media, Crime, and Criminal Justice: Images, Realities, and Policies
  • +
  • The Mythology of Crime and Criminal Justice
Total price: $213.63
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

Bestselling title of related interest from Waveland Press: Kappeler-Potter, The Mythology of Crime and Criminal Justice, Fourth Edition (ISBN 9781577663584).
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE



Product Details

  • Paperback: 400 pages
  • Publisher: Waveland Pr Inc; 2 edition (April 10, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1577664469
  • ISBN-13: 978-1577664468
  • Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6 x 8.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #938,094 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Victor E. Kappeler is Foundation Professor and Associate Dean of the School of Justice Studies in the College of Justice and Safety at Eastern Kentucky University. He received his Ph.D. from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. He is the author of numerous books on policing and criminology including, Forces of Deviance, Constructing Crime, Police and Society, Critical Issues in Police Civil Liability, Community Policing, and The Mythology of Crime and Criminal Justice. He is widely published in academic and scientific journals among them are Social Problems, Justice Quarterly, Journal of Criminal Justice, and Criminal Law Bulletin. Dr. Kappeler has received numerous awards by both academic institutions and governmental agencies for his contributions to criminal justice.

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
This is a must read for those interested in the research of the social construction of crime in the U.S.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Awesome
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Constructing Crime: Perspective on Making News And Social Problems
This item: Constructing Crime: Perspective on Making News And Social Problems
Price: $35.12
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com