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Schur, Edwin M.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 242 publications in 7 languages and 11,008 library holdings
Genres: Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: HM291, 364
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Most widely held works by Edwin M Schur
Crimes without victims : deviant behavior and public policy: abortion, homosexuality, drug addiction by Edwin M Schur( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1981 in English and Japanese and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book probes three social problems, raising fundamental questions about the definition of "deviance" and "crime." Each problem involves the willing exchange between consenting individuals of a desired product or service proscribed by law. This book shows that such laws, because there is no complaining victim, are unenforceable. Their very existence gives rise to secondary pathology, abortion rackets, blackmail, police corruption, and drug dealing. The author analyzes the impact of unrealistic laws on deviant behavior, and evaluates proposals for reforming these laws
Our criminal society; the social and legal sources of crime in America by Edwin M Schur( Book )

15 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeling women deviant : gender, stigma, and social control by Edwin M Schur( Book )

20 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book appears at a time when many of the topics it covers have moved to the forefront of public attention. The women's liberation movement has promoted an increased consciousness of sexism in general, and of its many specific manifestations. Both scholarly research and academic courses on women have reached an all-time high. As a combined result of activist efforts and social research, most of the patterned ways of labeling women deviant that are discussed in this text have now come under significant challenge. The time may not be too distant when it will be possible to discuss many of these patterns in the past tense. By and large, that time has not yet arrived. The text is intended for use in courses on deviance, women, gender, sex roles, social problems and contemporary society."--Preface."
The family and the sexual revolution; selected readings by Edwin M Schur( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victimless crimes; two sides of a controversy by Edwin M Schur( Book )

11 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and society, a sociological view by Edwin M Schur( Book )

30 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeling deviant behavior; its sociological implications by Edwin M Schur( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narcotic addiction in Britain and America; the impact of public policy by Edwin M Schur( Book )

32 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radical nonintervention: rethinking the delinquency problem by Edwin M Schur( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of deviance : stigma contests and the uses of power by Edwin M Schur( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awareness trap : self-absorption instead of social change by Edwin M Schur( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Dutch and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americanization of sex by Edwin M Schur( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpreting deviance : a sociological introduction by Edwin M Schur( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abweichendes Verhalten und soziale Kontrolle : Etikettierung und gesellschaftliche Reaktionen by Edwin M Schur( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpreting deviance : a sociolog. introd by Edwin M Schur( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El problema de la mujer by Edwin M Schur( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El control de la natalidad by Edwin M Schur( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policing juveniles : the social organization and structural bases of police behavior and ideology in an urban environment by Randolph M Grinc( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In short, the study argues for an understanding of the policing of juveniles which places primacy on social structural factors which condition police attitudes and behaviors toward the juvenile offender and the juvenile court
La Familia y la revolución sexual( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nashe prestupnoe obshchestvo : sot︠s︡ialʹnye i pravovye istochniki prestupnosti v Amerike = Our criminal society : the social and legal sources of crime in America by Edwin M Schur( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in Russian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Americanization of sex
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Edwin M. Schur American sociologist

Edwin M. Schur Amerikaans socioloog

Edwin M. Schur US-amerikanischer Soziologe und Kriminologe

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