Review of Reviews,  12 (1895), 224.

Is Crime Beneficial? "Probably". Answers Dr. Lombroso




Publications abstracted:

Cesare Lombroso Nouvelle Revue


Crime, Sociology, Darwinism

    Claims that 'there is already a school of thinkers, of which M. Dourckeim [i.e. Durkheim] is the exponent, who have proclaimed the necessity and usefulness of crime. The Darwinian theory declares that no institution or organ could possibly survive unless it possessed a special utility'.

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