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Edited By:David McDowall, Lead Co-Editor, Janet L. Lauritsen, Co-Editor, Jody Miller, Co-Editor, Brian D. Johnson, Co-Editor

Vol 56(4 Issues in 2018 )

Print ISSN: 0011-1384

Online ISSN: 1745-9125

Impact Factor: 3.796

Digital version available through Wiley Online Library

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Criminology is devoted to crime and deviant behavior. Disciplines covered in Criminology include:

  • sociology

  • psychology

  • design

  • systems analysis

  • decision theory

Major emphasis is placed on empirical research and scientific methodology. Criminology's content also includes articles which review the literature or deal with theoretical issues stated in the literature as well as suggestions for the types of investigation which might be carried out in the future.