Criminology & Criminal Justice: Sentencing and Punishment

  • The Injustice of Punishment book cover

    The Injustice of Punishment

    1st Edition

    By Bruce N. Waller

    The Injustice of Punishment emphasizes that we can never make sense of moral responsibility while also acknowledging that punishment is sometimes unavoidable. Recognizing both the injustice and the necessity of punishment is painful but also beneficial. It motivates us to find effective means of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • The Politics of Penal Reform: Margery Fry and the Howard League book cover

    The Politics of Penal Reform

    Margery Fry and the Howard League, 1st Edition

    By Anne Logan

    In the context of recent media scrutiny on the state of prisons in the UK, the efficacy of incarcerating large numbers of offenders is an issue which is rising steadily up the political agenda. In 2016, the Howard League for Penal Reform – an organization that has energetically lobbied for…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • The Future of Correctional Rehabilitation: Moving Beyond the RNR Model and Good Lives Model Debate book cover

    The Future of Correctional Rehabilitation

    Moving Beyond the RNR Model and Good Lives Model Debate, 1st Edition

    By Ronen Ziv

    In the aftermath of Martinson’s 1974 "nothing works" doctrine, scholars have made a concerted effort to develop an evidence-based corrections theory and practice to show "what works" to change offenders. Perhaps the most important contribution to this effort was made by a group of Canadian…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge

  • Crime, Policy and the Media: The Shaping of Criminal Justice, 1989-2010 book cover

    Crime, Policy and the Media

    The Shaping of Criminal Justice, 1989-2010, 1st Edition

    By Jon Silverman

    Media clamour on issues relating to crime, justice and civil liberties has never been more insistent. Whether it is the murder of James Bulger or detaining terrorist suspects for long periods without trial, mediated comment has grown immeasurably over the last twenty years. So, how does it…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Historical Justice book cover

    Historical Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Neumann

    The yearning for historical justice – that is, for the redress of past wrongs – has become one of the defining features of our age. Governments, international bodies and civil society organisations address historical injustices through truth commissions, tribunals, official apologies and other…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration book cover

    Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris W. Surprenant

    One of the most important problems faced by the United States is addressing its broken criminal justice system. This collection of essays offers a thorough examination of incarceration as a form of punishment. In addition to focusing on the philosophical aspects related to punishment, the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Criminal Justice: An Introduction book cover

    Criminal Justice

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Joyce

    This revised and expanded third edition offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the criminal justice system of England and Wales. Starting with an overview of the main theories of the causes of crime, this book explores and discusses the operation of the main criminal justice agencies…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

  • Women and Deviance: Issues in Social Conflict and Change: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Women and Deviance: Issues in Social Conflict and Change

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By Nanette J. Davis, Jone M. Keith

    This book, first published in 1984, is a selective, annotated bibliography on women and deviance that includes historical, cross cultural, sociological, psychological, political, legal, philosophical, and social policy perspectives. This title is concerned with the origins, change, conflict, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Crime

  • Women and Crime book cover

    Women and Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by S. K. Mukherjee, Jocelynne A. Scutt

    First published in 1981. In the last few decades, interest in the study of crimes by women has increased. This interest has coincided with the accelerated momentum of the feminist movement and has led to claims that a rising female crime rate is somehow linked with the changing status of women. But…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
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    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Crime

  • Experiencing Imprisonment: Research on the experience of living and working in carceral institutions book cover

    Experiencing Imprisonment

    Research on the experience of living and working in carceral institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carla Reeves

    The growing body of work on imprisonment, desistance and rehabilitation has mainly focused on policies and treatment programmes and how they are delivered. Experiencing Imprisonment reflects recent developments in research that focus on the active role of the offender in the process of justice.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Treatment programmes for high risk offenders book cover

    Treatment programmes for high risk offenders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Devon Polaschek

    High risk offenders can have a disproportionate impact on their communities because, despite all manner of sentencing options, they continue to commit a wide range of crimes, both minor and serious. It is tempting to throw the book at them, sometimes even to throw away the key. However, anything…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Race, Gender, and Class in Criminology: The Intersections book cover

    Race, Gender, and Class in Criminology

    The Intersections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dragan Milovanovic, Martin D. Schwartz

    These essays, first published in 1996, focus on class, race, and gender as organising and analytical concepts in criminology. For many years, their importance in studying how the world relates to crime and its control was minimized or ignored. It is clear, however, that these concepts are of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Crime

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