Workplace Violence

Workplace violence in all its forms is a serious and continuing issue. This collection from our Criminology & Criminal Justice portfolio showcases the industry leading books aimed at novice through to experienced professionals looking to implement workplace violence prevention strategies.

  • Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations

    Workplace Violence, Targeted Violence, and Active Shooters, 1st Edition

    By Marc H. Siegel

    Organizations of all types and sizes, whether they are a business, educational institution, healthcare provider, or house-of-worship, need to plan for the possibility of violent acts that may impact its people, assets, and activities. Preventing and Managing Violence in Organizations: Workplace…

    Hardback – 2018-12-03
    CRC Press

  • The Dark Side of the Workplace

    Managing Incivility, 1st Edition

    By Annette B. Roter

    The workplace can be a hotbed of difficulty and incivility—from rumors spread about an individual, to the agonies of stress, to physical attacks and even death. Evidence suggests that not only does incivility have significant implications for employees, organizations and society, it is also on the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31

  • Why People Stay

    Helping Your Employees Feel Seen, Safe, and Valued, 1st Edition

    By Angela N. Spranger

    Why People Stay is the result of a doctoral study that revealed participants’ sense of commitment (to the organization, to the team, to the mission, or to something else). This was in spite of numerous experiences of antisocial workplace behavior, or AWB, reported by each participant. The incidents…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09

  • How to Resolve Conflict in Organizations

    The Power of People Models and Procedure, 1st Edition

    By Annamaria Garden

    This is a comprehensive guide using People Models to understand and resolve conflict at different levels of the organization. It starts at the inter-organizational level explaining conflict between organizations that are involved in mergers and acquisitions. It looks at this kind of conflict not…

    Paperback – 2018-06-04

  • Understanding Victimology

    An Active-Learning Approach, 1st Edition

    By Shelly Clevenger, Jordana N. Navarro, Catherine D. Marcum, George E. Higgins

    Understanding Victimology: An Active-Learning Approach explains what the field of victimology is—including its major theoretical perspectives and research methods—and provides insight into the dynamics of various offline and online crimes from the victims’ vantage point. It is the only textbook to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-06

  • Security Manager's Guide to Disasters

    Managing Through Emergencies, Violence, and Other Workplace Threats, 1st Edition

    By Anthony D. Manley

    Terrorist or criminal attack, fire emergency, civil or geographic disruption, or major electrical failure—recent years have witnessed an increase in the number of natural disasters and man-made events that have threatened the livelihoods of businesses and organizations worldwide. Security Manager’s…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13
    CRC Press

  • Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces

    Translating theory and research into evidence-based practice, 1st Edition

    By Paula Brough, Jennifer M. Brown, Amanda Biggs

    All organisations, whether private or public sector, seek to improve criminal justice workplace practice from an evidence base, but often find it difficult to effectively translate research findings into policy or design best-practice interventions. This book provides a direct bridge between…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Understanding and Recognizing Dysfunctional Leadership

    The Impact of Dysfunctional Leadership on Organizations and Followers, 1st Edition

    By Annette B. Roter

    Since the early twentieth century, scholars have researched leadership and it is one of the most researched topics of our time. Understanding how to be a strong leader and what makes a good leader is something that we continue to strive to understand. Research ponders various positive leadership…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01

  • Bullying in the Arts

    Vocation, Exploitation and Abuse of Power, 1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Quigg

    Diva, Prima Donna, Maestro, Virtuoso: creative geniuses with the ability to deliver artistic excellence. However this perception can serve to tilt the balance of power in relationships and to substantiate the notion of artistic temperament; the Master is always right and the Diva must have her way.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28

  • The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying

    1st Edition

    By Anne-Marie Quigg

    The topic of workplace bullying and abuse gained considerable public and media attention during 2013 when the scandal of events at the BBC was unveiled following an enquiry led by Dinah Rose QC. The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying, edited by Dr Anne-Marie Quigg, presents the collective…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28

  • Workplace Bullying and Harassment

    New Developments in International Law, 1st Edition

    By Ellen Pinkos Cobb

    Workplace Bullying and Harassment: New Developments in International Law provides a comprehensive tour around the globe, summarizing relevant legislation and key developments in workplace bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination, violence, and stress in over 50 countries in Europe,…

    Paperback – 2017-04-07

  • Understanding, Defining and Eliminating Workplace Bullying

    Assuring dignity at work, 1st Edition

    By Jerry A. Carbo

    Workplace bullying is a severe and pervasive problem around the globe and in particular in the United States where no meaningful steps have been taken to address this problem. This book will help readers to understand and to define workplace bullying to be able to prevent, detect, remedy and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-27

  • Victimology

    8th Edition

    By William G. Doerner, Steven P. Lab

    Victimology, Eighth Edition, shows how to transform the current criminal’s justice system into a victim’s justice system. Doerner and Lab, both well-regarded scholars, write compellingly about the true scope of crime victims’ suffering in the United States. They lay out the sources of evidence…

    Paperback – 2017-03-23

  • Understanding Personal Security and Risk

    A Guide for Business Travelers, 1st Edition

    By Charles E. Goslin

    Uniting broad, time-tested security principles and the author’s 35-plus years of experience with international security, intelligence, and foreign affairs, Understanding Personal Security: A Guide for Business Travelers offers a detailed yet practical framework on which to develop personal security…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    CRC Press

  • Co-operative Workplace Dispute Resolution

    Organizational Structure, Ownership, and Ideology, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A. Hoffmann

    Understanding the complex dynamics involved in workplace disputes helps improve the way organizations deal with unwelcome but inevitable occurrences. These issues have been researched from different perspectives, but previously such research has failed to ask how flattened organizational form might…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16

  • Psychological Violence in the Workplace

    New perspectives and shifting frameworks, 1st Edition

    By Emily Schindeler, Janet Ransley, Danielle Reynald

    Violence is defined by the World Health Organisation as the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, or psychological harm. But while physical violence is seen as unacceptable, why is…

    Hardback – 2016-09-29
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Violence at Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by MARTIN GILL, Bonnie S. Fisher, Vaughan Bowie

    Workplace violence has emerged as a growing concern in today's interdependent political economy, and increasing attention is being paid to the phenomenon both by business and in the academic world to identifying its causes and to devise strategies to prevent it. In this book a distinguished…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26

  • Criminal Behaviour from School to the Workplace

    Untangling the Complex Relations Between Employment, Education and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Weerman, Catrien Bijleveld

    This volume focuses on the complex relation between offending and the transition from school to the workplace: how employment and education are related to breaking the law and getting in contact with the criminal justice system. The contributors report results from several large scale and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

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