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The Resource Inventing the criminal : a history of German criminology, 1880-1945, Richard F. Wetzell

Inventing the criminal : a history of German criminology, 1880-1945, Richard F. Wetzell

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Inventing the criminal : a history of German criminology, 1880-1945
Title
Inventing the criminal
Title remainder
a history of German criminology, 1880-1945
Statement of responsibility
Richard F. Wetzell
Title variation
  • History of German criminology, 1880-1945
  • German criminology, 1880-1945
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of German criminology from Imperial Germany through the Weimar Republic to the end of the Third Reich. Drawing on primary sources, it shows that German biomedical research on crime predominated over sociological research and thus contributed to the rise of the eugenics movement
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Cataloging source
COO
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Wetzell, Richard F
Dewey number
364.943
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6022.G3
LC item number
W48 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in legal history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminology
  • Criminals
  • Criminal Psychology
  • Eugenics
  • Germany
Label
Inventing the criminal : a history of German criminology, 1880-1945, Richard F. Wetzell
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-343) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of modern criminology -- From criminal anthropology to criminal psychology, 1880-1914 -- Criminology and penal policy, 1880-1914 -- Criminal sociology in the Weimar years -- Varieties of criminal biology in the Weimar years -- Criminology under the Nazi regime -- Criminology and eugenics, 1919-1945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 348 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861042
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn179136744
Label
Inventing the criminal : a history of German criminology, 1880-1945, Richard F. Wetzell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-343) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origins of modern criminology -- From criminal anthropology to criminal psychology, 1880-1914 -- Criminology and penal policy, 1880-1914 -- Criminal sociology in the Weimar years -- Varieties of criminal biology in the Weimar years -- Criminology under the Nazi regime -- Criminology and eugenics, 1919-1945
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 348 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861042
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn179136744

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