Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context book cover

    Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context

    By Barry Goldson, Chris Cunneen, Sophie Russell, David Brown, Eileen Baldry, Melanie Schwartz, Damon Briggs

    Researchers have often attempted to identify and comprehend international trends in criminal justice, and in youth justice and penality more particularly. But the complex, contradictory and often inconsistent nature of youth justice and penality over both time and space, defies generalized accounts…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Race and Ethnicity in the Juvenile and Criminal Justice Systems: Contemporary issues of offending behavior and judicial responses book cover

    Race and Ethnicity in the Juvenile and Criminal Justice Systems

    Contemporary issues of offending behavior and judicial responses

    Edited by Jennifer H Peck

    Over the last few decades, the racial and ethnic composition of the United States has changed dramatically. This seismic transformation has important implications for theory, research, policy, and public opinion – perhaps most crucially around the topic of race/ethnicity and our justice systems.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-04 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Criminal Justice book cover

    Comparative Criminal Justice

    4th Edition

    By Francis Pakes

    This book offers an accessible and scholarly introduction to comparative criminal justice and examines and reflects on the ways different countries and jurisdictions deal with the main stages in the criminal justice process, from policing, to systems of trial, to sentencing, to punishment. This…

    Paperback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge

  • Condemned to Die: Life Under Sentence of Death book cover

    Condemned to Die

    Life Under Sentence of Death, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Johnson

    Condemned to Die is a book about life under sentence of death in American prisons. The great majority of condemned prisoners are warehoused on death rows before they are put to death. Death rows typically feature solitary confinement, a harsh regimen that is closely examined in this book. These…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21 
    Routledge

  • The Veterans Treatment Court Movement: Striving to Serve Those Who Served book cover

    The Veterans Treatment Court Movement

    Striving to Serve Those Who Served

    By Anne S. Douds, Eileen M. Ahlin

    Veterans Treatment Courts provides a comprehensive, empirical analysis of the burgeoning veteran’s court movement from genesis through operation, and concluding with comments on its societal relevance. Beginning with the unlikely convergence of therapeutic jurisprudence with the oft-misunderstood…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10 
    Routledge
    Directions and Developments in Criminal Justice and Law

  • Change or Continuity in Drug Policy: The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups book cover

    Change or Continuity in Drug Policy

    The Roles of Science, Media, and Interest Groups

    By Julie Tieberghien

    While evidence-based policy is an emerging rhetoric of the desire by and for governments to develop policies based on the best available evidence, drug policy is an area where particular challenges abound. This book is a detailed and comprehensive examination of the contours of drug policy…

    Paperback – 2018-12-06 
    Routledge

  • Women Leading Justice: Experiences and Insights book cover

    Women Leading Justice

    Experiences and Insights

    By Elaine Gunnison, Jacqueline B. Helfgott

    The women’s movement and increasing social consciousness regarding gender disparity and discrimination has helped to make gains over the past several decades to reduce gender disparity for women in the workplace. However, gender discrimination and disparity continue to exist. Women continue to…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Carceral Mobilities: Interrogating Movement in Incarceration book cover

    Carceral Mobilities

    Interrogating Movement in Incarceration

    Edited by Jennifer Turner, Kimberley Peters

    Mobilities research is now centre stage in the social sciences with wide-ranging work that considers the politics underscoring the movements of people and objects, critically examining a world that is ever on the move. At first glance, the words ‘carceral’ and ‘mobilities’ seem to sit uneasily…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes: An Anti-Carceral Analysis book cover

    Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis

    By Chloë Taylor

    This book brings together Foucault's writings on crime and delinquency, on the one hand, and sexuality, on the other, to argue for an anti-carceral feminist Foucauldian approach to sex crimes. The author expands on Foucault’s writings through intersectional explorations of the critical race,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Prisoner Resettlement in Europe book cover

    Prisoner Resettlement in Europe

    Edited by Frieder Dünkel, Ineke Pruin, Anette Storgaard, Jonas Weber

    Questions regarding how to improve the transitional phase from prison to life in society after release have gained major importance in the last decade in criminal policy. All over the world release preparation and resettlement practice are discussed with the aim to reduce negative effects of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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