Welcome to the SAGE edge site for Criminology, Fourth Edition.

The SAGE edge site for Criminology by Anthony Walsh and Cody Jorgensen offers a robust online environment you can access anytime, anywhere, and features an impressive array of free tools and resources to keep you on the cutting edge of your learning experience.

Criminology: The Essentials, Fourth Edition, by Anthony Walsh and Jensten Cody Jorgensen, introduces students to major theoretical perspectives and criminology topics in a concise, easy-to-read format. This straightforward overview of the major subject areas in criminology thoroughly covers the most up-to-date advances in theory and research, while challenging students to consider the applications of these theories as well as their policy implications.


We gratefully acknowledge Anthony Walsh and Cody Jorgensen for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are also due to Alicia Fisher of California State University Fullerton, Amanda Lindsay of Arizona State University and Marianne Hudson of Boise State University for developing the ancillaries on this site.