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By Sir Leon Radzinowicz

Sir Leon Radzinowicz is likely one of the key figures within the improvement of criminology within the 20th century. This account of the advance of criminology intertwines his own narrative as a criminologist with the development of criminology itself. His event received from a occupation which has spanned 70 years because the Twenties, bargains a profound evaluation of the way the knowledge of crime and criminals, of legal justice structures and penology has replaced, and of the tensions and dilemmas those pose for democratic societies.

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