Doing Criminological Research (3rd ed.)

by Pamela Davies, Peter Francis

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  • 9781473902725
  • 9781526422071
  • 9781526422057

The new edition of this bestselling textbook comes completely revised and updated to take students on a guided tour of criminological research.  

As a trusted companion, this book brings together a range of experts in the field to provide key perspectives on how to prepare, do and present research. Each chapter comes with a range of learning features and contextualised case studies, giving an in-depth review on conducting research projects. The book:

  • Includes fascinating case studies on transnational crime and policing, victims, male offenders, institutional abuse and more
  • Comes with study questions, activities, key terms and a glossary
  • Includes visual material which highlights and illustrates key points
  • Contains new chapters on mixed methods; web based criminological research; experimental criminological research and quantitative criminological research 

This is the go-to for any student studying criminology, essential to those conducting their own research in the field.


  • SAGE Publications; September 2018
  • ISBN: 9781526422071
  • Edition: 3
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Doing Criminological Research
  • Author: Pamela Davies; Peter Francis
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473902725
  • 9781526422071
  • 9781526422057

In The Press

The third edition of Francis and Davies’ Doing Criminological Research will be a standard resource for British criminologists for years to come and an indispensable teaching tool. Its scope is comprehensive, its coverage is up-to-date, and its writers are first-rate. The editors have served the discipline well.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473902725
  • 9781526422071
  • 9781526422057