Miklós Lévay (PhD, Dr. habil.) is professor and Head of the MA programme in Criminology at the University of Eötvös Loránd, Faculty of Law, Department of Criminology (e-mail: levaym@ajk.elte.hu). The author thanks Dániel Tran (PhD student of the Department of Criminology, Faculty of Law Eötvös Loránd University) for his considerable help in relation to the English text of the article.