Criminology & Criminal Justice: Criminology and Law

  • Imprisonment of the Elderly and Death in Custody: The Right to Review book cover

    Imprisonment of the Elderly and Death in Custody

    The Right to Review, 1st Edition

    By Aleksandr Khechumyan

    Over the past few decades, there has been a sharp increase in the number of elderly prisoners, and hence a rise in the number of prisoners dying in custody. In this book, Khechumyan questions whether respect for human dignity would justify releasing older and seriously ill prisoners. He also…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

  • Controversies in American Federalism and Public Policy book cover

    Controversies in American Federalism and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher P. Banks

    This interdisciplinary collection presents a scholarly treatment of how the constitutional politics of federalism affect governments and citizens, offering an accessible yet comprehensive analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court’s federalism jurisprudence and its effect on the development of national and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Controversies in American Constitutional Law

  • Youth Justice: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Case

    This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Biometrics, Crime and Security book cover

    Biometrics, Crime and Security

    1st Edition

    By Marcus Smith, Monique Mann, Gregor Urbas

    This book addresses the use of biometrics – including fingerprint identification, DNA identification and facial recognition – in the criminal justice system: balancing the need to ensure society is protected from harms, such as crime and terrorism, while also preserving individual rights. It offers…

    Paperback – 2018-02-16
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • The Psychology of Crime, Policing and Courts book cover

    The Psychology of Crime, Policing and Courts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Kapardis, David P. Farrington

    This book brings together an international group of experts to present cutting-edge psychological research on crime, policing and courts. With contributors from the UK, Germany, Italy, Norway, Cyprus, Israel, Canada and the USA, this volume explores some of the most interesting and contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • The Angola Prison Seminary: Effects of Faith-Based Ministry on Identity Transformation, Desistance, and Rehabilitation book cover

    The Angola Prison Seminary

    Effects of Faith-Based Ministry on Identity Transformation, Desistance, and Rehabilitation, 1st Edition

    By Michael Hallett, Joshua Hays, Byron R. Johnson, Sung Joon Jang, Grant Duwe

    Corrections officials faced with rising populations and shrinking budgets have increasingly welcomed "faith-based" providers offering services at no cost to help meet the needs of inmates. Drawing from three years of on-site research, this book utilizes survey analysis along with life-history…

    Paperback – 2018-01-03
    Routledge

  • Introductory Criminology: The Study of Risky Situations book cover

    Introductory Criminology

    The Study of Risky Situations, 1st Edition

    By Marcus Felson, Mary A. Eckert

    Introductory Criminology: The Study of Risky Situations takes a unique and intuitive approach to teaching and learning criminology. Avoiding the fragmentation of ideas commonly found in criminology textbooks, Marcus Felson and Mary A. Eckert develop a more practical, readable structure that engages…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge

  • A Genealogy of Public Security: The Theory and History of Modern Police Powers book cover

    A Genealogy of Public Security

    The Theory and History of Modern Police Powers, 1st Edition

    By Giuseppe Campesi

    There are many histories of the police as a law-enforcement institution, but no genealogy of the police as a form of power. This book provides a genealogy of modern police by tracing the evolution of "police science" and of police institutions in Europe, from the ancien régime to the early 19th…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge

  • Space, Time, Justice: From Archaic Rituals to Contemporary Perspectives book cover

    Space, Time, Justice

    From Archaic Rituals to Contemporary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By David Marrani

    This book merges philosophical, psychoanalytical and legal perspectives to explore how spaces of justice are changing and the effect this has on the development of the administration of justice. There are as central themes: the idea of transgression as the starting point of the question of justice…

    Hardback – 2017-11-16
    Routledge

  • Politics and Governance in Indonesia: The Police in the Era of Reformasi book cover

    Politics and Governance in Indonesia

    The Police in the Era of Reformasi, 1st Edition

    By Muradi

    How does an authoritarian state reform its police force following a transition to democracy? In 1998, Indonesia, the third largest country in the world, faced just such a challenge. Policing had long been managed under the jurisdiction of the military, as an instrument of the Suharto regime – and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Rethinking Southeast Asia

  • Protest, Property and the Commons: Performances of Law and Resistance book cover

    Protest, Property and the Commons

    Performances of Law and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Lucy Finchett-Maddock

    Protest, Property and the Commons focuses on the alternative property narratives of ‘social centres’, or political squats, and how the spaces and their communities create their own – resistant – form of law. Drawing on critical legal theory, legal pluralism, legal geography, poststructuralism and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Countering Economic Crime: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Countering Economic Crime

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Axel Palmer

    Economic crime is a significant feature of the UK’s economic landscape and yet despite the government’s bold mission statements ‘to hold those suspected of financial wrongdoing to account’ as part of their ‘day of reckoning’ and ‘serious about white-collar crime’ agenda, there is a sense that this…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

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