Личность преступника в криминологии
The textbook systematizes educational and scientific literature that reveals the issues of criminal identity in criminology and criminal law of Russia. The review of criminological theories explaining the causes and conditions of the formation of the criminal's personality, its connection with the determinants of crime and the mechanism of criminal behavior, as well as the need to take into account its specific characteristics in order to prevent crime is presented. The definition of the concept of the criminal's personality is preceded by an analysis of approaches to the term "personality" that have developed in the social sciences, the issues of the structure and typology of the criminal's personality, its relationship with the subject of the crime and some issues of criminal legal significance are considered. It is addressed to students studying in the field of Law, as well as to anyone interested in modern problems of criminology and criminal law.