Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment: Living Life book cover

    Young Men’s Experiences of Long-Term Imprisonment

    Living Life, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Rose Tynan

    Long sentenced young people are a small but significant part of the juvenile prison population. The current approach to young people convicted of serious crime speaks to wider issues in criminal and social justice, including the idealisation of (some) childhoods, processes of racialisation and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • ‘Doing’ Coercion in Male Custodial Settings: An Ethnography of Italian Prison Officers Using Force book cover

    ‘Doing’ Coercion in Male Custodial Settings

    An Ethnography of Italian Prison Officers Using Force, 1st Edition

    By Luigi Gariglio

    This book offers a sustained study of one feature of the prison officer’s job: the threat and use of force, which the author calls ‘doing’ coercion. Adopting an interactionist, micro-sociological perspective, the author presents new research based on almost two years of participant…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Criminal Accusation: Political Rationales and Socio-Legal Practices book cover

    Criminal Accusation

    Political Rationales and Socio-Legal Practices, 1st Edition

    By George Pavlich

    Accusing someone of committing a crime arrests everyday social relations and unfurls processes that decide on who to admit to criminal justice networks. Accusation demarcates specific subjects as the criminally accused, who then face courtroom trials, and possible punishment. It inaugurates a crime…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    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 confined on death rows before they are executed. Death rows typically feature solitary confinement, a harsh regimen that is closely examined in this book. Death rows that…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13
    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, 1st Edition

    By Anne S. Douds, Eileen M. Ahlin

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

    Hardback – 2018-12-03
    Routledge
    Directions and Developments in Criminal Justice and Law

  • Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Dewey, Isabel Crowhurst, Chimaraoke Izugbara

    The Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research unites 45 contributions from researchers, sex workers, activists, and practitioners who live and work in 28 countries throughout the world. Focusing tightly on the contemporary state of sex industry research through eight…

    Hardback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Women Leading Justice: Experiences and Insights book cover

    Women Leading Justice

    Experiences and Insights, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-07
    Routledge

  • Prisoner Resettlement in Europe book cover

    Prisoner Resettlement in Europe

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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

    Foucault, Feminism, and Sex Crimes

    An Anti-Carceral Analysis, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-19
    Routledge

  • A History of Crime and the American Criminal Justice System book cover

    A History of Crime and the American Criminal Justice System

    3rd Edition

    By Mitchel P. Roth

    This book offers a history of crime and the criminal justice system in America, written particularly for students of criminal justice and those interested in the history of crime and punishment. It follows the evolution of the criminal justice system chronologically and, when necessary, offers…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Carceral Mobilities: Interrogating Movement in Incarceration book cover

    Carceral Mobilities

    Interrogating Movement in Incarceration, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

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