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Wolfgang, Marvin E. (Marvin Eugene) 1924-1998

Overview
Works: 188 works in 903 publications in 4 languages and 28,018 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Longitudinal studies  Classification  Bibliography  Bibliographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Director, Redactor
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Most widely held works about Marvin E Wolfgang
 
Most widely held works by Marvin E Wolfgang
The sociology of crime and delinquency by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

48 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and justice by Leon Radzinowicz( Book )

20 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sociology of punishment and correction by Norman Bruce Johnston( Book )

29 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collective violence by James F Short( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collective violence has played an important role throughout American history, though we have typically denied it. But it is not enough to repress violence or to suppress our knowledge of it. We must understand the phenomenon, and to do this, we must learn what violent groups are trying to say. Th at some choose violence tells us something about the perpetrators, inevitably, about ourselves and the society we have built."--Provided by publisher
The subculture of violence : towards an integrated theory in criminology by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

51 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for the social causes of violence has been an ongoing preoccupation of criminologists since the early 20th century, when researchers attempted to look beyond biological and psychological explanations to understand crime. In 'The Subculture of Violence', Wolfgang and Ferracuti draw upon Wolfgang's earlier work on inner-city African-American neighbourhoods in Philadelphia in order to formulate an operational definition of the concept of a subculture
Delinquency in a birth cohort by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

22 editions published between 1900 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The measurement of delinquency by Thorsten Sellin( Book )

28 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns in criminal homicide by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of all criminal homicides listed by police in Philadelphia between Jan. 1, 1948 and Dec. 31, 1952
From boy to man, from delinquency to crime by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and culture; essays in honor of Thorsten Sellin by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in homicide by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and French and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal violence by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections on the Holocaust : historical, philosophical, and educational dimensions by Irene G Shur( )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and German and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index
Violent crime, violent criminals( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and race; conceptions and misconceptions by Marvin E Wolfgang( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mark of Cain : the stigma theory of crime and social deviation by S. Giora Shoham( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is one of the great 20th century classics on the historical, cultural and social role of stigma in societies everywhere, but especially Western Society. Shoham, his erudition on display like no other, explores what it means to be stigmatized and how society becomes differentiated between ""us"" and ""them."" The case study on Jean Genet, famo
Criminology index : research and theory in criminology in the United States, 1945-1972 by Marvin E Wolfgang( )

16 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Prisons, present and possible( Book )

11 editions published between 1878 and 1979 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delinquency careers in two birth cohorts by Paul E Tracy( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathways to criminal violence( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Marvin E. Wolfgang US-amerikanischer Soziologe

Marvin Wolfgang Amerikaans criminoloog (1924-1998)

Marvin Wolfgang sociologue américain

Volfgang, Marvin

Volfgang, Marvin 1924-1998

Volfgang, Marvin E.

Wolfgang, Marvin 1924-1998

Wolfgang, Marvin Eugen 1924-1998

Wolfgang, Marvin Eugene.

Wolfgang, Marvin Eugene 1924-

Wolfgang, Marvin Eugene 1924-1998

מרווין וולפגנג

مارفين وولفغانغ

ماروین ولفگانگ

馬爾文·沃爾夫岡

Languages
English (360)

German (1)

Italian (1)

French (1)

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Delinquency in a birth cohortCriminal violence