Under the title scientific school there are different schools of
criminology with a scientific interest in crime, criminals, and
criminal behaviour. These schools ranges from Cartographic
School to the modern Criminological Analysis based on
psychological and forensic theories and data analysis.
From the pre-scientific school to the philosophic and legal
schools, criminology kept its identity unique. Despite these
schools have criticisms, it helped to form criminology as a
discipline, on that foundation Scientific Criminology was born.
Scientific School here denotes Scientific Criminology; in many
ways the schools under the umbrella of scientific criminology
are multi-perspective. It has roots in sociology, phrenology,
psychology, penology, endocrinology, environment science,
geography, anthropology and other disciplines such as
statistics, economics etc.
To understand the cientific schools of criminology, let's start
Cartographic School of Criminology.