This set reissues ten books that explore the history of crime and punishment. The titles, which were originally published between 1970 and 1988, examine many different aspects of historical criminology over a span of over 400 years, with particular focus on the nineteenth-century. This set will be of particular interest to students of both history and criminology.
Table of Contents
1. Policing and Punishment in Nineteenth-Century Britain Victor Bailey 2. Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-36 Galen Broeker 3. Crime in England, 1550-1800 James Swanston Cockburn 4. The Reform of Prisoners 1830-1900 William James Forsythe 5. Crime, Protest, Community and Police in Nineteenth-Century Britain David Jones 6. A History of English Prison Administration Seaìn McConville 7. The Massacre of the Innocents Lionel Rose 8. Crime, Justice and Public Order in Old Regime France Julius Ruff 9. Policing the Victorian Community Carolyn Steedman 10. The Mafia and Clientelism James Walston
Multivolume collection by leading authors in the field.