• Foucault and Criminology: An Introduction book cover

    Foucault and Criminology

    An Introduction

    By Veronique Voruz

    Foucault and Criminology: An Introduction provides an introduction to Michel Foucault, written from the perspective of criminology’s engagement with his work. Foucault’s writing has become a central reference in theoretical and sociological criminology generally and, more specifically, in what Jock…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31 

  • International Perspectives on Child Victimisation book cover

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 

  • Great Debates in Criminology book cover

    Great Debates in Criminology

    By Chad Posick, Michael Rocque

    This book explores the role of theory and research in criminology. Adopting a unique and refreshing approach to criminological theory, this book focuses on the great debates in criminology from its inception as a field to the present day. It explores the debates that have motivated criminological…

    Paperback – 2018-07-26 

  • The Criminalisation of Fantasy Material: Law and Sexually Explicit Representations of Fictional Children book cover

    The Criminalisation of Fantasy Material

    Law and Sexually Explicit Representations of Fictional Children

    By Hadeel Al-Alosi

    This book addresses the criminalisation of sexually explicit material depicting or describing fictitious characters who appear to be children. It is the first book of its kind to specifically examine the expansion of the law to include fictional representations of children, focusing on the law in…

    Hardback – 2018-07-13 

  • The Politics of the Prison and the Prisoner: Zoon Politikon? book cover

    The Politics of the Prison and the Prisoner

    Zoon Politikon?

    By Susan Easton

    In recent years there has been a resurgence of interest in the role of the prison as a source of political ideas and site of political engagement, as well as in the prisoner’s quest for citizenship. The rising number of prisoners has increased fiscal burdens, which has meant that imprisonment has…

    Paperback – 2018-06-18 

  • Revisiting Crimes of the Powerful: Marxism, Crime and Deviance book cover

    Revisiting Crimes of the Powerful

    Marxism, Crime and Deviance

    Edited by Steven Bittle, Laureen Snider, Steve Tombs, Dave Whyte

    Frank Pearce was the first scholar to use the term 'crimes of the powerful.' His ground-breaking book of the same name provided insightful critiques of liberal orthodox criminology, particularly in relation to labelling theory and symbolic interactionism, while making important contributions to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11 
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Offender and Victim Networks in Human Trafficking book cover

    Offender and Victim Networks in Human Trafficking

    By Ella Cockbain

    Millions of pounds are spent every year trying to tackle human trafficking, modern slavery and child sexual exploitation. These are apparently threats perpetrated by ‘criminal masterminds’, spreading at a dizzying rate and approaching epidemic proportions – or so the story goes. Amid all the bold…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Criminal Justice and Regulation Revisited: Essays in Honour of Peter Grabosky book cover

    Criminal Justice and Regulation Revisited

    Essays in Honour of Peter Grabosky

    Edited by Lennon Y. C. Chang, Russell Brewer

    Bringing together leading researchers, this volume celebrates the significant contributions of Peter Grabosky to the field of Criminology, and in particular his work developing and adapting regulatory theory to the study of policing and security. Over the past three decades, his path-breaking…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Development of Criminological Thought: Context, Theory and Policy book cover

    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 – 2018-05-10 

  • Deviance and Social Control book cover

    Deviance and Social Control

    Edited by Mary McIntosh, Paul Rock

    Originally published in 1974, Deviance and Social Control represents a collection of original papers first heard at the annual meeting of the British Sociological Association in 1971. They reveal how the American approach to deviance has been taken up by British sociologists, and revised and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09 
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Scholarly Crimes and Misdemeanors: Violations of Fairness and Trust in the Academic World book cover

    Scholarly Crimes and Misdemeanors

    Violations of Fairness and Trust in the Academic World

    By Mark S. Davis, Bonnie Berry

    This book explores the problem of scientific dishonesty and misconduct – a problem that affects all disciplines, yet whose extent remains largely unknown and for which established standards for reporting, prevention, and punishment are absent. Presenting examples of research misconduct, the authors…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 

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