Crime and Deviance

7 courses, 38 lectures
7:11:39

Sociology

Crime Statistics

Crime Statistics

In this course, Dr Stephanie Fohring (Northumbria University) provides an introduction to crime statistics. In the first module, we think about the subjective nature of crime, and the strengths and limitations of quantitative...

5 lectures

0:45:36

Dr Stephanie Fohring

Northumbria University

Sociology

Situational Crime Prevention

Situational Crime Prevention

In this course, Professor Kate Bowers (University College, London) explores the theory and practice of situational crime prevention (SCP). In the first module, we think about the role of situation and opportunity in crime,...

5 lectures

0:51:33

Prof. Kate Bowers

University College London

Sociology

Crime and the Media

Crime and the Media

In this course, Dr Francesca Menichelli (University of Surrey) explores the relationship between crime and the media. In the first module, we think about depictions of crime in news media and the factors that shape which...

5 lectures

0:59:24

Dr Francesca Menichelli

Surrey University

Sociology

Gender and Crime

Gender and Crime

In this course, Dr Karen Evans (University of Liverpool) explores several topics related to gender and crime. In the first module, we think about the differences between men and women as perpetrators of crime. To what extent,...

6 lectures

1:12:24

Dr Karen Evans

Liverpool University

Sociology

Prisons, Punishment and Penology

Prisons, Punishment and Penology

In this course, Dr David Scott (The Open University) explores key philosophical and sociological approaches to prisons, punishment and penology. In the first module, we introduce some key areas of interest within penology,...

6 lectures

1:16:55

Dr David Scott

Open University

Sociology

Transnational and Environmental Crime

Transnational and Environmental Crime

In this course, Professor Tanya Wyatt (Northumbria University) explores transnational and environmental crime. In the first module, we think about globalisation and the emergence of global crime. After that, in the second...

6 lectures

1:10:40

Prof. Tanya Wyatt

Northumbria University

Sociology

Green Criminology

Green Criminology

In this course, Dr Angus Nurse (Nottingham Trent University) explores green criminology and crimes against wildlife and the environment. In the first module, we introduce some key definitions, concepts and areas of interest...

5 lectures

0:55:07

Dr Angus Nurse

Nottingham Trent University