Criminology & Criminal Justice: Criminology and Law

  • The Reparative Effects of Human Rights Trials: Lessons From Argentina book cover

    The Reparative Effects of Human Rights Trials

    Lessons From Argentina, 1st Edition

    By Rosario Figari Layus

    Justice in domestic courts is one of the most prominent aims of victims seeking to obtain accountability for human rights violations. It is, however, also one of the most difficult to achieve. In many Latin American countries, as well as elsewhere, activists have put human rights prosecutions…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Criminology: Explaining Crime and Its Context book cover

    Criminology

    Explaining Crime and Its Context, 10th Edition

    By Stephen E. Brown, Finn-Aage Esbensen, Gilbert Geis

    How do societies define crime, and how should it be punished or prevented? Which is a more criminal act, causing a death by dumping toxic material or by shooting a victim with a gun? Are criminals born or made? Criminology: Explaining Crime and Its Context, Tenth Edition, offers a broad perspective…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge

  • Caring for Families in Court: An Essential Approach to Family Justice book cover

    Caring for Families in Court

    An Essential Approach to Family Justice, 1st Edition

    By Barbara A. Babb, Judith D. Moran

    In many US courts and internationally, family law cases constitute almost half of the trial caseload. These matters include child abuse and neglect and juvenile delinquency, as well as divorce, custody, paternity, and other traditional family law issues. In this book, the authors argue that reforms…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    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

  • Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans book cover

    Mafia Violence

    Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Massari, Vittorio Martone

    Using in-depth field research and analysis of case studies, Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans focuses attention on the phenomenon of violence performed by Italian organised crime groups, devoting specific attention to the Camorra, which has been…

    Hardback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • 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

  • Dynamic Risk Factors: What role should they play in the explanation, assessment and rehabilitation of offenders? book cover

    Dynamic Risk Factors

    What role should they play in the explanation, assessment and rehabilitation of offenders?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Ward, Clare-Ann Fortune

    Dynamic risk factors are the children of risk prediction. They were identified to help practitioners assess risk of recidivism and to set treatment targets likely to reduce reoffending. This resulted in the development of intervention programs designed to modify the characteristics of individuals…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Universal Jurisdiction in International Criminal Law: The Debate and the Battle for Hegemony book cover

    Universal Jurisdiction in International Criminal Law

    The Debate and the Battle for Hegemony, 1st Edition

    By Aisling O'Sullivan

    With the sensational arrest of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet in 1998, the rise to prominence of universal jurisdiction over crimes against international law seemed to be assured. The arrest of Pinochet and the ensuing proceedings before the UK courts brought universal jurisdiction into…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Constitutional Law for Criminal Justice book cover

    Constitutional Law for Criminal Justice

    15th Edition

    By Jacqueline R. Kanovitz, Jefferson L. Ingram, Christopher J. Devine

    Criminal justice professionals often do not receive the training they need to recognize constitutional principles that apply to their everyday work. Constitutional Law for Criminal Justice offers a way to solve this problem by providing a comprehensive, well-organized, and up-to-date analysis of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-08
    Routledge

  • The Evolving Role of the Public Prosecutor: Challenges and Innovations book cover

    The Evolving Role of the Public Prosecutor

    Challenges and Innovations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria Colvin, Philip Stenning

    The modern public prosecutor is a figure both powerful and enigmatic. Legal scholars and criminologists often identify “three essential components” of criminal justice systems: police, courts and corrections. Yet increasingly, the public prosecutor occupies a distinct role independent from any of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05
    Routledge
    Directions and Developments in Criminal Justice and Law

  • Automatism as a Defence book cover

    Automatism as a Defence

    1st Edition

    By John Rumbold

    Automatism is a notoriously difficult subject for law students, lawyers and judges. This book explores the science and medicine of sleep disorders and examines how the criminal process deals with such disorders when presented as a defence. It systematically examines the legal doctrines involved,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-03
    Routledge

  • Criminal Law book cover

    Criminal Law

    2nd Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    In order to fully grasp criminal law concepts, students must go beyond mere rote memorization of the penal code and attempt to understand where the laws originate from and how they have developed. Criminal Law, Second Edition blends legal and moral reasoning in the examination of crimes and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

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