Crime in the Professions

Russell G. Smith

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This title was first published in 2002: This text critically examines the nature and extent of crime and deviance in the professions and how it should be dealt with. Looking in particular at the crimes committed by professionals such as doctors, accountants and nurses, the book offers some innovative solutions to preventing and controlling professional crime. Containing 16 chapters written by some of Australia's leading scholars in the fields of professional regulation and crime control, the book examines the increasing professionalization of the workforce and the changes in the way in which professionals carry out their work.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
PublisherTaylor and Francis - Balkema
Number of pages294
ISBN (Electronic)9781351725897
ISBN (Print)9781138741799
Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • Crime
  • Professions


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