skip navigation


Register for Latest Research

Stay Informed
Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the Virtual Library. See the Obtain Documents page for direction on how to access resources online, via mail, through interlibrary loans, or in a local library.


NCJ Number: 72821 Find in a Library
Title: Behavior and Psychology as Related to Law Enforcement and Criminology (A Bibliography With Abstracts)
Author(s): M E Young
Corporate Author: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 255
Sponsoring Agency: National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This volume provides bibliographic listings and abstracts of 249 documents on behavior and psychology as related to law enforcement and criminology.
Abstract: The bibliography was developed via a search of the National Technical Information Service data base documents dating from 1964 through December, 1979. Studies are cited on various aspects of the behavior and psychology of criminals, police, juvenile delinquents, rioters, and prisoners. Some of the specific topics covered include social psychology, criminal psychology and behavior, behavior connected with illegal drugs, public psychology, and group behavior in prisons and riot situations. For each document, the title, corporate author, sponsoring agency, number of pages, report data, ordering information, and index terms are provided.
Index Term(s): Behavior; Criminology; Law enforcement; Psychology; Summaries
Note: Report period covered: 1964-Dec. 1979.
To cite this abstract, use the following link:

*A link to the full-text document is provided whenever possible. For documents not available online, a link to the publisher's website is provided. Tell us how you use the NCJRS Library and Abstracts Database - send us your feedback.