• From Public Spectacle to Hidden Ritual: Execution Culture in Nineteenth Century Britain book cover

    From Public Spectacle to Hidden Ritual

    Execution Culture in Nineteenth Century Britain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Rutherford, Clare Sandford-Couch, Patrick Low

    This edited collection offers multi-disciplinary reflections and analysis on a variety of themes centred on nineteenth century executions in the UK, many specifically related to the fundamental change in capital punishment culture as the execution moved from the public arena to behind the prison…

    Hardback – 2020-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Ends and Means in Policing book cover

    Ends and Means in Policing

    1st Edition

    By John Kleinig

    Policing is a highly pragmatic occupation. It is designed to achieve the important social ends of peacekeeping and public safety, and is empowered to do so using means that are ordinarily seen as problematic; that is, the use of force, deception, and invasions of privacy, along with considerable…

    Paperback – 2020-09-18 
    Routledge

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most of the research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention paid to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Recalibrating Juvenile Detention: Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center book cover

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention

    Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, 1st Edition

    By David W. Roush

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention chronicles the lessons learned from the 2007 to 2015 landmark US District Court-ordered reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JTDC) in Illinois, following years of litigation by the ACLU about egregious and unconstitutional conditions of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-21 
    Routledge

  • Prisons and Community Corrections: Critical Issues and Emerging Controversies book cover

    Prisons and Community Corrections

    Critical Issues and Emerging Controversies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Birch, Louise Sicard

    This edited collection brings together leading international academics and researchers to provide a comprehensive body of literature that informs the future of prison and wider corrective services training, education, research, policy and practice. This volume addresses a range of 21st century…

    Hardback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Sustainable Development as Environmental Harm: Rights, Regulation, and Injustice in the Canadian Oil Sands book cover

    Sustainable Development as Environmental Harm

    Rights, Regulation, and Injustice in the Canadian Oil Sands, 1st Edition

    By James Heydon

    In this in-depth analysis of First Nations opposition to the oil sands industry, James Heydon offers detailed empirical insight into Canadian oil sands regulation. The environmental consequences of the oil sands industry have been thoroughly explored by scholars from a variety of disciplines.…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Trauma Transmission and Sexual Violence: Reconciliation and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Settings book cover

    Trauma Transmission and Sexual Violence

    Reconciliation and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Settings, 1st Edition

    By Nena Močnik

    This book grapples with the potential impacts of collective trauma in war-rape survivors’ families. Drawing on inter-ethnic and inter-generational participatory action research on reconciliation processes in post-conflict Bosnia-Herzegovina, the author examines the risk that female survivors of…

    Hardback – 2020-08-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Crime, Violence and the State in Latin America book cover

    Crime, Violence and the State in Latin America

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan D. Rosen, Hanna Samir Kassab

    In this succinct text, Jonathan D. Rosen and Hanna Samir Kassab explore the linkage between weak institutions and government policies designed to combat drug trafficking, organized crime, and violence in Latin America. Using quantitative analysis to examine criminal violence and publicly available…

    Hardback – 2020-08-04 
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Child Victimisation book cover

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    1st Edition

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia…

    Hardback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Reimagining Disablist and Ableist Violence as Abjection book cover

    Reimagining Disablist and Ableist Violence as Abjection

    1st Edition

    By Ryan Thorneycroft

    Drawing upon vivid and harrowing life history narratives of people labelled intellectually disabled, this book examines the ways in which disabled subjects are constituted, regulated, governed, and violated through an account of abjection. Extending interdisciplinary dialogues and approaches, it…

    Hardback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Criminalising Medical Malpractice: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Criminalising Medical Malpractice

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Mélinée Kazarian

    The criminalisation of healthcare malpractice has become a highly topical and somewhat controversial question in recent years. Studies have demonstrated that in England and Wales, the trend towards holding healthcare professionals to account for malpractice is rapidly growing, abolishing the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Policing Nightlife: Security, Transgression and Urban Order book cover

    Policing Nightlife

    Security, Transgression and Urban Order, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Wadds

    Nightlife is a place of both real and imagined risk, a ‘frontier’ (Melbin 1978) where apparent freedom and transgression are closely linked, and where regulation of leisure and collective intoxication has been diffused throughout an expanding network of state and private actors. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2020-07-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

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