Mary A. Eckert
wrote Crime and Everyday Life
comprising 240 pages back in 2015.
Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1483384683 and 9781483384689.
Since then Crime and Everyday Life textbook
was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price
of $ 0.96 or rent at the marketplace.
Crime and Everyday Life, Fifth Edition, offers a bold approach to crime theory and crime reduction. The text shows how crime opportunity is a necessary condition for illegal acts to occur. The authors offer realistic, often common-sense, ways to reduce or eliminate crime and criminal behavior in specific settings by removing the opportunity to complete the act. Using a clear and engaging writing style, author Marcus Felson and new co-author Mary Eckert talk directly to the student about criminal behavior, the routine activity approach, and specific crime reduction ideas. The authors emphasize how routine daily activities set the stage for illegal acts -- offering fascinating new ideas and examples not presented in earlier editions. Most importantly, this book teaches the student how to think about crime, and then do something about it.