Criminology & Criminal Justice: Youth Offending and Youth Justice

  • Mischief, Morality and Mobs: Essays in Honour of Geoffrey Pearson book cover

    Mischief, Morality and Mobs

    Essays in Honour of Geoffrey Pearson, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dick Hobbs

    Geoffrey Pearson, who died in 2013, was one of the outstanding social scientists of the post second world war era. His work spanned social work, social theory, social history, criminology and sociology. In particular, his work has had a huge impact upon studies of youth, youth culture and drugs.…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • The Subcultural Imagination: Theory, Research and Reflexivity in Contemporary Youth Cultures book cover

    The Subcultural Imagination

    Theory, Research and Reflexivity in Contemporary Youth Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shane Blackman, Michelle Kempson

    The Subcultural Imagination discusses young adults in subcultures and examines how sociologists use qualitative research methods to study them. Through the application of the ideas of C. Wright Mills to the development of theory-reflexive ethnography, this book analyses the experiences of young…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland book cover

    Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland is an edited collection of chapters from leading experts that builds and expands upon the success of the 2010 publication Criminal Justice in Scotland to offer a comprehensive and critical overview of Scottish criminal justice and its relation to wider social…

    Hardback – 2015-09-09
    Routledge

  • Young Men and Domestic Abuse book cover

    Young Men and Domestic Abuse

    1st Edition

    By David Gadd, Claire L. Fox, Mary-Louise Corr, Steph Alger, Ian Butler

    Surveys reveal that domestic abuse is more commonplace among teenagers and young adults than older populations, yet surprisingly little is written about young men’s involvement in it. Reporting on a three-year study based in the UK, this book explores young men’s involvement in domestic abuse,…

    Hardback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • Schools and the Problem of Crime book cover

    Schools and the Problem of Crime

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Boxford

    What causes young people to offend? What influence do schools have on young peoples' offending behaviour in relation to other possible causal factors? These critical criminological and educational questions are addressed in Schools and the Problem of Crime. The book examines the causes of offending…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Willan

  • Out of Sight book cover

    Out of Sight

    1st Edition

    By Robert McAuley

    Youth crime is simultaneously a social problem and an intrinsic part of consumer culture: while images of gangs and gangsters are used to sell global commodities, young people not in work and education are labelled as antisocial and susceptible to crime. This book focuses on the lives of a group…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Willan

  • The Role of Community in Restorative Justice book cover

    The Role of Community in Restorative Justice

    1st Edition

    By Fernanda Fonseca Rosenblatt

    Although restorative justice is probably one of the most talked about topics in contemporary criminology, little has been written about how community involvement in restorative justice translates into practice. While advocates have presented the community as an essential pillar of restorative…

    Hardback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy: The politics of becoming adult book cover

    Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy

    The politics of becoming adult, 1st Edition

    By Sana Nakata

    Debates about children’s rights not only concern those things that children have a right to have and to do but also our broader social and political community, and the moral and political status of the child within it. This book examines children’s rights and citizenship in the USA, UK and…

    Hardback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Boy Racer Culture: Youth, Masculinity and Deviance book cover

    Boy Racer Culture

    Youth, Masculinity and Deviance, 1st Edition

    By Karen Lumsden

    On the public roads boy racers are a foreboding presence, viewed with suspicion and derision by the ‘respectable’ motorist. The problem of the young (male) driver is one which has plagued authorities and governments due to youths’ acclaimed propensity to engage in deviant and dangerous driving…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Responding to Youth Crime in Hong Kong: Penal Elitism, Legitimacy and Citizenship book cover

    Responding to Youth Crime in Hong Kong

    Penal Elitism, Legitimacy and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Michael Adorjan, Wing Hong Chui

    A society’s response to youth crime reveals much about its broader cultural values, social circumstances, and political affairs. This book examines reactions and policy responses to youth delinquency and crime in Hong Kong during its colonial and post-colonial periods, and in doing so, underscores…

    Hardback – 2014-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research On Public and Social Policy in Asia

  • Criminal Justice in Scotland book cover

    Criminal Justice in Scotland

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    The existence of the separate criminal jurisdiction in Scotland is ignored by most criminological texts purporting to consider crime and criminal justice in 'Britain' or the 'UK'. This book offers a critically-informed analysis and understanding of crime and criminal justice in contemporary…

    Paperback – 2013-03-06
    Willan

  • Youth Justice in Context: Community, Compliance and Young People book cover

    Youth Justice in Context

    Community, Compliance and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Mairéad Seymour

    Youth Justice in Context examines the influence of legislative, organizational, policy and practice issues in shaping what constitutes compliance and how non-compliance is responded to when supervising young offenders in the community. It also addresses the impact of adolescent developmental…

    Hardback – 2012-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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