Criminology & Criminal Justice Textbooks A compilation of Routledge's Criminology & Criminal Justice textbook portfolio

Welcome to the Criminology & Criminal Justice Textbook Collection

We are proud to present our Criminology & Criminal Justice textbook collection, which allows you to browse our selection of titles focusing on a wide range of key areas in these important and expanding fields.

Click through the list of section headings to see the books we have available in these areas. Instructors who are interested in a text are invited to request a complimentary exam copy. Just click on the 'Complimentary Exam Copy' or 'e-Inspection copy' button and fill in our simple, pre-set form with the requisite information.

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We hope you enjoy browsing our collection!

Featured Textbooks

  • Criminological Skills and Research for Beginners

    A Student's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Laura Caulfield, Jane Hill

    Criminological Skills and Research for Beginners is a comprehensive and engaging guide to research methods in Criminology, and the skills required for academic success. Written specifically for undergraduate students and novice researchers, this book has been designed as a lively and accessible…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge

  • The Development of Criminological Thought

    Context, Theory and Policy

    By Chad Posick

    This book focuses on the history and development of criminological thought from the pre-enlightenment period to the present and offers a detailed and chronological overview of competing theoretical perspectives in criminology in their social and political context. This book covers: A discussion…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction

    By Stephen Case

      This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-16 
    Routledge

  • Introductory Criminology

    The Study of Risky Situations

    By Marcus Felson, Mary A. Eckert

    Introductory Criminology: The Study of Risky Situations takes a unique and intuitive approach to teaching and learning criminology. Avoiding the fragmentation of ideas commonly found in criminology textbooks, Marcus Felson and Mary A. Eckert develop a more practical, readable structure that engages…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice

    By Lee E. Ross

    Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice offers readers an overview of domestic violence and its effects on society, including what can be done to curtail its rapid growth and widespread harm. Criminal justice and sociology students will find this text readable, up-to-date, and rich in historical…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01
    CRC Press

  • Cybercrime and Digital Forensics

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas J. Holt, Adam M. Bossler, Kathryn C. Seigfried-Spellar

    This book offers a comprehensive and integrative introduction to cybercrime. It provides an authoritative synthesis of the disparate literature on the various types of cybercrime, the global investigation and detection of cybercrime and the role of digital information, and the wider role of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Police Manager

    8th Edition

    By Egan K. Green, Ronald G. Lynch, Scott R. Lynch

    The Police Manager, 8th Edition, is a major update, with a completely fresh chapter on school resource officers, based on a new case study, and a new chapter on managing high-profile events. Every police agency today faces the possibility of controversy, and the need to train managers to deal…

    Paperback – 2017-10-09
    Routledge

  • Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals

    6th Edition

    By Larry S. Miller, John T. Whitehead

    The criminal justice process is dependent on accurate documentation. Criminal justice professionals can spend 50–75 percent of their time writing administrative and research reports. The information provided in these reports is crucial to the functioning of our system of justice. Report Writing for…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge

  • May It Please the Court, Third Edition

    Judicial Processes and Politics In America

    By Brian L. Porto

    This practical, comprehensive, and engaging introduction to the American judicial system is designed primarily for undergraduate students in criminal justice, liberal arts, political science, and beginning law. It differs from other texts not only by delivering an insider’s view of the courts, but…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09
    CRC Press

  • Criminal Justice

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Joyce

    This revised and expanded third edition offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the criminal justice system of England and Wales. Starting with an overview of the main theories of the causes of crime, this book explores and discusses the operation of the main criminal justice agencies…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

  • Crime and Criminal Justice in America

    3rd Edition

    By Joycelyn Pollock

    Crime and Criminal Justice in America, Third Edition, addresses the major controversial issues in U.S. policing, courts, and the correctional system. This book features unique graphics and contemporary data and research, developed by Joycelyn Pollock, criminologist, and University Distinguished…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge

  • Criminology

    3rd Edition

    By Tim Newburn

    Comprehensive and accessible, Tim Newburn’s bestselling Criminology provides an introduction to the fundamental themes, concepts, theories, methods and events that underpin the subject and form the basis for all undergraduate degree courses and modules in Criminology and Criminal Justice. This…

    Paperback – 2017-02-22
    Routledge

  • Parental Incarceration

    Personal Accounts and Developmental Impact

    Edited by Denise Johnston, Megan Sullivan

    Parental Incarceration makes available personal stories by adults who have had the childhood experience of parental incarceration. These stories help readers better understand the complex circumstances that influence these children’s health and development, as well as their high risk for…

    Paperback – 2016-03-25
    Routledge

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