• 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 – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Crime and Society book cover

    Crime and Society

    Edited by Donna Youngs

    Much of a society’s resources are devoted to dealing with, or preparing for the possibility of, crime. The dominance of concerns about crime also hint at the broader implications that offending has for many different facets of society. They suggest that rather than being an outlawed subset of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Frank Tannenbaum: The Making of a Convict Criminologist book cover

    Frank Tannenbaum

    The Making of a Convict Criminologist

    By Matthew G. Yeager

    Frank Tannenbaum and the Making of a Convict Criminologist is a historical biography about Columbia University professor Frank Tannenbaum and his contribution to American criminology. Tannenbaum was a major figure in criminology in the early twentieth century, and is known for his contributions to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-26 
    Routledge

  • Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection, Volume 22: New Directions in Theory and Policy book cover

    Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection, Volume 22

    New Directions in Theory and Policy

    Edited by David Weisburd, John E. Eck

    Unraveling the Crime-Place Connection examines in a new light how places enhance our understanding of crime and its control. While there has been much work in this area focused on policy, few have examined the underlying theories that inform this work. Theory has played a secondary role in the "…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Advances in Criminological Theory

  • The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime

    Edited by Murray Lee, Gabe Mythen

    The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime brings together original and international state of the art contributions of theoretical, empirical, policy-related scholarship on the intersection of perceptions of crime, victimisation, vulnerability and risk. This is timely as fear of crime…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order: Walling the Welfare State book cover

    Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order

    Walling the Welfare State

    By Vanessa Barker

    In late summer 2015, Sweden embarked on one of the largest self-described humanitarian efforts in its history, opening its borders to 163,000 asylum seekers fleeing the war in Syria. Six months later this massive effort was over. On January 4, 2016, Sweden closed its border with Denmark. This…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Edwin H. Sutherland book cover

    Edwin H. Sutherland

    By David O. Friedrichs, Isabel Schoultz, Aleksandra Jordanoska

    Edwin H. Sutherland is widely identified as the single most important and influential criminologist of the twentieth century. He is especially well-known for his path-breaking criminology textbook (first published in 1924), his promotion of a sociological (and scientific) approach to the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Thinkers in Criminology

  • Governing Child Abuse Voices and Victimisation: The Use of Public Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse in Christian Institutions book cover

    Governing Child Abuse Voices and Victimisation

    The Use of Public Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse in Christian Institutions

    By Jodi Death

    Child sexual abuse by clergy within the Roman Catholic Church has emerged as a social and political discourse over the last three decades. The analysis here specifically focuses on the establishment, conduct, and outcomes of the extensive public inquiries of Australia, although inquiries in other…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • The Political Economy of Punishment Today: Visions, Debates and Challenges book cover

    The Political Economy of Punishment Today

    Visions, Debates and Challenges

    Edited by Dario Melossi, Máximo Sozzo, José A Brandariz García

    Over the last fifteen years, the analytical field of punishment and society has witnessed an increase of research developing the connection between economic processes and the evolution of penality from different standpoints, focusing particularly on the increase of rates of incarceration in…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • Criminology and the Anthropocene book cover

    Criminology and the Anthropocene

    Edited by Cameron Holley, Clifford Shearing

    The Anthropocene signals a new age in Earth’s history, a human age, where we are revealed as a powerful force shaping planetary systems. What might criminology be in the Anthropocene? What does the Anthropocene suggest for future theory and practice of criminology? This book seeks to contribute to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19
    Routledge
    Criminology at the Edge

  • Doping and Public Health book cover

    Doping and Public Health

    Edited by Nader Ahmadi, Arne Ljungqvist, Göran Svedsäter

    Doping – the use of performance-enhancing substances and methods – has long been a high-profile issue in sport but in recent years it has also become an issue in wider society. This important new book examines doping as a public health issue, drawing on a multi-disciplinary set of perspectives to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Deviance book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Deviance

    Edited by Stephen E. Brown, Ophir Sefiha

    The Routledge Handbook on Deviance brings together original contributions on deviance, with a focus on new, emerging, and hidden forms of deviant behavior. The editors have curated a comprehensive collection highlighting the relativity of deviance, with chapters exploring the deviant behaviors…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge

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