• 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 – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rural Criminology

  • Understanding Criminal Behaviour: Psychosocial Approaches to Criminality book cover

    Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Approaches to Criminality, 2nd Edition

    By David W Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave. This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to criminal behaviour, examining and integrating…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    By Hannah Bows

    Although feminist research on sexual violence has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, much of this research has centred on younger women who are statistically more at risk of experiencing sexual violence. The result has been that older women have been largely ignored, or even…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 100 Years of Irish Republican Violence: 1916-2016 book cover

    100 Years of Irish Republican Violence: 1916-2016

    Edited by John Morrison, Paul Gill

    At Easter of 1916 an armed insurrection, launched by paramilitary republicans, took place in Ireland. When the General Post Office in Dublin was seized on Easter Monday, the rebels declared a free Irish Republic, independent from Great Britain. In the century that has passed since the Easter Rising…

    Paperback – 2018-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Masculinity, War and Violence book cover

    Masculinity, War and Violence

    Edited by Ann-Dorte Christensen, Palle Rasmussen

    Addressing the relationship between masculinity, war, and violence, this book covers these themes broadly and across different disciplines. These analyses are located at different levels: public policies at the macro level; resistance and independence movements at the meso level; and masculine…

    Paperback – 2018-12-08 
    Routledge

  • Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse: Theory, Methods, Action book cover

    Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse

    Theory, Methods, Action

    By Nicole Westmarland, Hannah Bows

    Feminist research on gender, violence and abuse has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, and has increased exponentially over this time on a global scale. Although situated in a predominantly qualitative tradition, research in the field has developed to include quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Civil Resistance to State Crime book cover

    Civil Resistance to State Crime

    By Penny Green, Tony Ward

    A fundamental problem within state crime scholarship surrounds the way in which state violence and corruption come to be defined and labelled as criminal, since states rarely criminalise their own activities. Should ‘crime’ be conceptualized as a legal construct – something defined and punished by…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Interrogating the Perpetrator: Violation, Culpability, and Human Rights book cover

    Interrogating the Perpetrator

    Violation, Culpability, and Human Rights

    Edited by Cathy J Schlund-Vials, Samuel Martínez

    Set adjacent to "victims" and "bystanders," "perpetrators" are by no means marginalized figures in human rights scholarship. Nevertheless, the extent to which the perpetrator is not only socially imagined but also sociologically constructed remains a central concern in studies of state-authorized…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans book cover

    Mafia Violence

    Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans

    Edited by Monica Massari, Vittorio Martone

    Using in-depth field research and analysis of case-studies, Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in the Camorra Clans focuses attention on the phenomenon of violence performed by Italian organized crime groups, devoting specific attention to the Camorra, which has…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

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

    Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory

    A Metatheory for Biosocial Criminology

    By Anthony Walsh

    Some of the brightest minds in criminology who were nurtured on the strictly environmentalist paradigm of the 20th century have declared that biosocial criminology is the paradigm for the 21st century. This book attempts to unite this ever-growing field with the premier neurobiological theory of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • The Crime of Maldevelopment: Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South book cover

    The Crime of Maldevelopment

    Economic Deregulation and Violence in the Global South

    By María Laura Böhm

    This book explores the causal relationship between the deregulation of international economic interests and the forms of violence that prevail in a large part of the Global South. More specifically, this book tells the story of how transnational corporations benefitting from increasing deregulation…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

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