Criminology & Criminal Justice: Criminology and Law

  • Probation and Privatisation book cover

    Probation and Privatisation

    1st Edition

    By Philip Bean

    Privatisation was introduced into the probation service on the 1st June 2014 whereby work with medium and low risk offenders went to a number of private and voluntary bodies, work with high risk offenders remained with the State. The National Probation Service (NPS) covered State work whilst the 35…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    Routledge

  • Crime Prevention, Migration Control and Surveillance Practices: Welfare Bureaucracy as Mobility Deterrent book cover

    Crime Prevention, Migration Control and Surveillance Practices

    Welfare Bureaucracy as Mobility Deterrent, 1st Edition

    By Veronika Nagy

    EU expansion has stoked fears that criminals from the East may abuse freedom of movement to exploit the benefit systems of richer states. This book examines the way in which physical state borders are increasingly being replaced by internal border controls in the form of state bureaucracies as a…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20
    Routledge

  • Homicide in Criminal Law: A Research Companion book cover

    Homicide in Criminal Law

    A Research Companion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Reed, Michael Bohlander

    This volume presents a leading contribution to the substantive arena relating to homicide in the criminal law. In broad terms, the ambit of homicide standardisations in extant law is contestable and opaque. This book provides a logical template to focus the debate. The overall concept…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge
    Substantive Issues in Criminal Law

  • Regulating Preventive Justice: Principle, Policy and Paradox book cover

    Regulating Preventive Justice

    Principle, Policy and Paradox, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Tulich, Rebecca Ananian-Welsh, Simon Bronitt, Sarah Murray

    Like medicine, law is replete with axioms of prevention. ‘Prevention is better than cure’ has a long pedigree in both fields. 17th century jurist Sir Edward Coke observed that ‘preventing justice excelleth punishing justice’. A century later, Sir William Blackstone similarly stated that ‘preventive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Guns on the Internet: Online Gun Communities, First Amendment Protections, and the Search for Common Ground on Gun Control book cover

    Guns on the Internet

    Online Gun Communities, First Amendment Protections, and the Search for Common Ground on Gun Control, 1st Edition

    By Connie Hassett-Walker

    Gun rights and control are well-trodden subjects, with prior work supporting the right of citizens to own firearms, discussing the failure of gun control efforts, or warning about or exhorting citizen gun ownership, among other things. Although social media in their many forms have only come to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30
    Routledge

  • Police Responses to People with Mental Illnesses: Global Challenges book cover

    Police Responses to People with Mental Illnesses

    Global Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Duncan Chappell

    According to the World Health Organisation during their lifetime more than one quarter of all individuals will develop one or more mental or behavioural disorders. Given prevalence data like this it is not surprising that wherever they reside on the planet many persons suffering from a mental…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Police Practice and Research

  • Homicide, Gender and Responsibility: An International Perspective book cover

    Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention. The discussion has often centered on the perceived (in)adequacy of legal responses to homicide, questions of culpability, and divergent representations of victims and offenders. Within this, notions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law book cover

    Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    What is the meaning of punishment today? Where is the limit that separates it from the cruel and unusual? In legal discourse, the distinction between punishment and vengeance—punishment being the measured use of legally sanctioned violence and vengeance being a use of violence that has no…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Corporate Human Rights Violations: Global Prospects for Legal Action book cover

    Corporate Human Rights Violations

    Global Prospects for Legal Action, 1st Edition

    By Stefanie Khoury, David Whyte

    This book develops an analysis of the historical, political and legal contexts behind current demands by NGOs and the United Nations Human Rights Council to hold corporations accountable for their human rights violations. Based on an analysis of the range of mechanisms of accountability that…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework book cover

    Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects

    A New Legal Framework, 1st Edition

    By Diane Webber

    Preventive detention as a counter-terrorism tool is fraught with conceptual and procedural problems and risks of misuse, excess and abuse. Many have debated the inadequacies of the current legal frameworks for detention, and the need for finding the most appropriate legal model to govern detention…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Police Cooperation and Sovereignty in the EU: Norway’s Lessons for Europe book cover

    Police Cooperation and Sovereignty in the EU

    Norway’s Lessons for Europe, 1st Edition

    By Synnøve Ugelvik

    The State and the police are traditionally seen as closely connected phenomena. Today, however, rapid EU legal developments mean that European police forces are no longer tied to a specific national legal context or a specific territory in the way they used to be. Norway is not a member of the EU.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • Principled International Criminal Justice: Lessons from Tort Law book cover

    Principled International Criminal Justice

    Lessons from Tort Law, 1st Edition

    By Mark Findlay, Joanna Chuah Hui Ying

    Commencing its search for a principled international criminal justice, this book argues that the Preamble to the Rome Statute requires a very different notion of justice than that which would be expected in domestic jurisdictions. This thinking necessitates theorising what international criminal…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    International and Comparative Criminal Justice

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