About this book
This book is about the human factor in cybercrime: its offenders, victims and parties involved in tackling cybercrime. It takes a diverse international perspective of the response to and prevention of cybercrime by seeking to understand not just the technological, but the human decision-making involved.This edited volume represents the state of the art of research on the human factor in cybercrime, addressing its victims, offenders, and policing. It originated at the Second annual Conference on the Human Factor in Cybercrime, held in The Netherlands in October 2019, bringing together empirical research from a variety of disciplines, and theoretical and methodological approaches.
This volume will be of particular interest to researchers and students in cybercrime and the psychology of cybercrime, as well as policy makers and law enforcement interested in prevention and detection.
- Interdisciplinary perspectives on the human factor in cybercrime;
- Addresses victims, offenders, and policing of cybercrime;
- Developed from research from the annual Human Factor in Cybercrime conference.
Editors and affiliations
- Book Title Cybercrime in Context
- Book Subtitle The human factor in victimization, offending, and policing
Marleen Weulen Kranenbarg
- Series Title Crime and Justice in Digital Society
- Series Abbreviated Title Crime and Justice in Digital soc.
- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-60527-8
- Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2021
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Law and Criminology Law and Criminology (R0)
- Hardcover ISBN 978-3-030-60526-1
- Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-60529-2
- eBook ISBN 978-3-030-60527-8
- Series ISSN 2524-4701
- Series E-ISSN 2524-471X
- Edition Number 1
- Number of Pages VII, 407
- Number of Illustrations 31 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
Criminology and Criminal Justice, general
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