• The Criminology of Food and Agriculture book cover

    The Criminology of Food and Agriculture

    1st Edition

    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 – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rural Criminology

  • Violence, Vulnerability and the Legacies of War: Reimagining the Veteran book cover

    Violence, Vulnerability and the Legacies of War

    Reimagining the Veteran, 1st Edition

    By Emma Murray

    Recent insightful and empathetic criminological work has explored the criminality of military veterans, but the lived experience of criminality, vulnerability and violence of veterans is yet to be examined in a rigorous and sustained way. This book offers an original investigation into the status…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Domestic and family violence: A critical introduction to knowledge and practice book cover

    Domestic and family violence

    A critical introduction to knowledge and practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Heavy Business: Commercial Burglary and Robbery book cover

    Heavy Business

    Commercial Burglary and Robbery, 1st Edition

    By Dermot Walsh

    Originally published in 1986. Based on interviews with men in prison, this study takes two groups of convicted criminals: men convicted of robbery, and, for comparison, a sample of men convicted for breaking into commercial premises. It focuses on how victims are chosen, the decision-making…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Criminology

  • Anti-Muslim Racism on Trial: Muslims, the Swedish Judiciary and the Possibility of Justice book cover

    Anti-Muslim Racism on Trial

    Muslims, the Swedish Judiciary and the Possibility of Justice, 1st Edition

    By Marta Kolankiewicz

    This book constitutes a critical engagement with debates on the possibilities and limits of fighting racism with the help of criminal law. With in-depth analyses of cases of anti-Muslim violence in Sweden – a mosque fire, hate speech and of a series of assaults – Anti-Muslim Racism on Trial sheds…

    Hardback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

  • State Crime and Civil Activism: On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance book cover

    State Crime and Civil Activism

    On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Penny Green, Tony Ward

    State Crime and Civil Activism explores the work of NGOs challenging state violence and corruption in six countries – Colombia, Tunisia, Kenya, Turkey, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. It discusses the motives and methods of activists and how they document and criticise wrongdoing by governments. It…

    Hardback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Genocidal Democracy: Neoliberalism, Mass Incarceration, and the Politics of Urban Gun Violence book cover

    Genocidal Democracy

    Neoliberalism, Mass Incarceration, and the Politics of Urban Gun Violence, 1st Edition

    By John D. Márquez

    Over the past three decades, the rate at which blacks and Latinos/as murder, or are murdered, by one another in the United States has increased exponentially. Social scientists have generally argued that this ‘ghetto violence’ is but one consequence of deindustrialization and the systematic…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Law and the Postcolonial

  • Sport, Violence and Society: Second edition book cover

    Sport, Violence and Society

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Kevin Young

    In this fully updated and revised new edition of his landmark study of violence in and around contemporary sport, Kevin Young offers a comprehensive sociological analysis of an issue of central importance within sport studies. The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Psychopathy: The Biopsychosocial Perspective book cover

    Understanding Psychopathy

    The Biopsychosocial Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas D. Thomson

    Understanding Psychopathy is an essential, accessible new guide on psychopathy and its development. Through the lens of the biopsychosocial model, Thomson explores a wide range of factors contributing to the development of psychopathy, from the genetic to the environmental, supported by the latest…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11 
    Routledge
    New Frontiers in Forensic Psychology

  • Execution by Family: A Theory of Honor Violence book cover

    Execution by Family

    A Theory of Honor Violence, 1st Edition

    By Mark Cooney

    Across many parts of the world, violence inflicted in the name of family honor is attracting an increasing amount of attention. Family honor violence, otherwise known as honor-based violence, is physical force inflicted primarily on women for conduct defined as dishonorable. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2019-04-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Gender, Technology and Violence book cover

    Gender, Technology and Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marie Segrave, Laura Vitis

    Technological developments move at lightening pace and can bring with them new possibilities for social harm. This book brings together original empirical and theoretical work examining how digital technologies both create and sustain various forms of gendered violence and provide platforms for…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Bows

    Research on sexual violence has been a growing area of academic study since the 1970s. However, the focus of these efforts has centred on younger women, leaving older women largely ignored from research. This book presents data from the first UK study to examine the extent, nature and impacts of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

1Series in Violent Crime

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