• The Routledge International Handbook of Violence Studies book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Violence Studies

    Edited by Walter S. DeKeseredy, Callie Marie Rennison, Amanda K. Hall-Sanchez

    Violence is a serious public health problem. The number of violent deaths tells only part of the story and many more survive violence and are left with permanent physical and emotional scars. Violence also erodes communities by reducing productivity, decreasing property values, and disrupting…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Criminal Networks and Law Enforcement: Global/International Perspectives on Illicit Enterprise book cover

    Criminal Networks and Law Enforcement

    Global/International Perspectives on Illicit Enterprise

    Edited by Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko

    This collection presents an analysis of illicit networks and discusses the practical implications for law enforcement and crime prevention. The authors draw on a range of methodologies and apply them to a variety of international criminological settings, from illegal fishing in the Indo-Pacific to…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Homicide, Gender and Responsibility: An International Perspective book cover

    Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention. The discussion has often centered on the perceived (in)adequacy of legal responses to homicide, questions of culpability, and divergent representations of victims and offenders. Within this, notions…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Urban Criminology book cover

    Urban Criminology

    By Rowland Atkinson, Gareth Millington

    The urban has tended to be implicit in the study of crime and disorder from the grounded studies of gang life, the observed strains and general stress of poverty and violent neighbourhood life, in arguments made about the capacity of communities to control problems, the design and management of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Criminology of Food and Agriculture book cover

    The Criminology of Food and Agriculture

    By Joseph F. Donnermeyer

    While scholarship in rural criminology has grown over the past twenty years, extensive studies related to the criminological dimensions of food and agriculture remain scattered. This book offers a much needed synthesis of a wide literature on the criminology of food and agriculture, drawing on…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rural Criminology

  • An Introduction to Criminological Theory book cover

    An Introduction to Criminological Theory

    5th Edition

    By Roger Hopkins Burke

    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to criminological theory for students taking courses in criminology at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Building on previous editions, this book presents the latest research and theoretical developments. The text is divided…

    Paperback – 2018-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory: A Metatheory for Biosocial Criminology book cover

    Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory

    A Metatheory for Biosocial Criminology

    By Anthony Walsh

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Excluding Immigrants through State Policy: A Comparative Study book cover

    Excluding Immigrants through State Policy

    A Comparative Study

    By Lea Sitkin

    This book offers a systematic exploration of the ways in which state policy contributes to the marginalisation and criminalisation of immigrant communities in Western societies. It does so across a uniquely wide range of policy areas: immigration admissions, citizenship, internal immigration…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
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    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Southern Criminology book cover

    Southern Criminology

    By Kerry Carrington, Russell Hogg, John Scott, Máximo Sozzo, Reece Walters

    Criminology has focused mainly on problems of crime and violence in the large population centres of the Global North to the exclusion of the global countryside, peripheries and antipodes. Southern Criminology is an innovative new approach that seeks to correct this bias. This book turns the origin…

    Paperback – 2018-10-08 
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    New Directions in Critical Criminology

  • Punishment: 2nd edition book cover

    Punishment

    2nd edition

    By Thom Brooks

    This new second edition of Punishment includes a revised and expanded defence of the groundbreaking unified theory of punishment that brings together elements of retribution, deterrence and rehabilitation into a new coherent framework. Thom Brooks expands the chapter length case studies from…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Child Abuse and Protection: Contemporary issues in research, policy and practice book cover

    Child Abuse and Protection

    Contemporary issues in research, policy and practice

    By Julia Davidson, Antonia Bifulco

    Literature in the child abuse and child protection arena has tended to adopt either a practice or legal perspective. Drawing on their expertise as researchers and leaders in their field, Julia Davison and Antonia Bifulco offer a comprehensive and cohesive textbook on child abuse and child…

    Paperback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Contesting Femicide: Feminism and the Power of Law Revisited book cover

    Contesting Femicide

    Feminism and the Power of Law Revisited

    Edited by Adrian Howe, Daniela Alaattinoğlu

    Focusing on femicide, this book provides a contemporary re-evaluation of Carol Smart’s innovative approach to the law question as first outlined in her ground-breaking book, Feminism and the Power of Law (Routledge 1989). Smart advocated turning to the legal domain not so much for demanding law…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge

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