• Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South: Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities book cover

    Social Theories of Urban Violence in the Global South

    Towards Safe and Inclusive Cities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Erin Salahub, Markus Gottsbacher, John de Boer

    While cities often act as the engines of economic growth for developing countries, they are also frequently the site of growing violence, poverty, and inequality. Yet, social theory, largely developed and tested in the Global North, is often inadequate in tackling the realities of life in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cities and Development

  • Female Offenders and Reentry: Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society book cover

    Female Offenders and Reentry

    Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa M. Carter, Catherine D. Marcum

    Often, research concerning the female offender is scarce. This book adds to the criminological literature on the topic of reentry for women, focusing on the barriers women face as they return to society and adjust to life after incarceration. Each chapter addresses specific issues, challenges, and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Police Militarization: Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers book cover

    Police Militarization

    Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers, 1st Edition

    By Scott W. Phillips

    The increased militarization of the police in the United States has been a topic of controversy for decades, brought to the public eye in notable events such as the Los Angeles Police Department’s use of battering rams in the 1980s and the siege of the Weaver family at Ruby Ridge, Idaho, in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Developments in Handwriting and Signature Identification in the Digital Age book cover

    Developments in Handwriting and Signature Identification in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Heidi H. Harralson

    The examination of handwriting and signatures has a long and established history as a forensic discipline. With the advancement of technology in the use of digital tablets for signature capture, changes in handwriting examination are necessary. Other changes in handwriting, such as in increase in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • The Development of Transnational Policing: Past, Present and Future book cover

    The Development of Transnational Policing

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by John L. M. McDaniel, Karlie E. Stonard, David J. Cox

    This book draws together the insights of eminent academics and specialists to present an overview of past and present approaches to transnational policing throughout the Anglophone world. It aims to revitalize the study of transnational policing by showing that past and present…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Necrogeopolitics: On Death and Death-Making in International Relations book cover

    Necrogeopolitics

    On Death and Death-Making in International Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Alphin, François Debrix

    Necrogeopolitics: On Death and Death-Making in International Relations brings together a diverse array of critical IR scholars, political theorists, critical security studies researchers, and critical geographers to provide a series of interventions on the topic of death and death-making in global…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Strengths-Based Approaches to Crime and Substance Use: From Drugs and Crime to Desistance and Recovery book cover

    Strengths-Based Approaches to Crime and Substance Use

    From Drugs and Crime to Desistance and Recovery, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Best, Charlotte Colman

    Although there is a strong and growing literature in the two areas of desistance and addiction recovery, they have developed along parallel pathways with little systematic assessment of the empirical evidence about the co-occurrence of the relationship or how one area can learn from the other. This…

    Paperback – 2019-10-09
    Routledge

  • Re-thinking the Political Economy of Immigration Control: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Re-thinking the Political Economy of Immigration Control

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Lea Sitkin

    This book offers a systematic exploration of the changing politics around immigration and the impact of resultant policy regimes on immigrant communities. It does so across a uniquely wide range of policy areas: immigration admissions, citizenship, internal immigration controls, labour market…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners: On the Role Played by Amnesty International in Brazil During the Dictatorship (1964–1985) book cover

    State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners

    On the Role Played by Amnesty International in Brazil During the Dictatorship (1964–1985), 1st Edition

    By Renata Meirelles

    State Violence, Torture, and Political Prisoners discusses the activities of Amnesty International during the period of Brazil’s dictatorship (1964–1985). During the dictatorship, Amnesty assisted political prisoners who were submitted to torture and helped to publicise charges of torture against…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • A Hands-On Introduction to Forensic Science: Cracking the Case, Second Edition book cover

    A Hands-On Introduction to Forensic Science

    Cracking the Case, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Mark M. Okuda, Frank H. Stephenson, PhD.

    A Hands-On Introduction to Forensic Science, Second Edition continues in the tradition of the first edition taking a wholly unique approach to teaching forensic science. Each chapter begins with a brief, fictional narrative that runs through the entire book; it is a crime fiction narrative…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07
    CRC Press

  • The Democratic Courthouse: A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity book cover

    The Democratic Courthouse

    A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Linda Mulcahy, Emma Rowden

    The Democratic Courthouse examines how changing understandings of the relationship between government and the governed came to be reflected in the buildings designed to house the modern legal system from the 1970s to the present day in England and Wales. The book explores the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2019-10-07
    Routledge

  • The Privatization of Fraud Investigation: Internal Investigations by Fraud Examiners book cover

    The Privatization of Fraud Investigation

    Internal Investigations by Fraud Examiners, 1st Edition

    By Petter Gottschalk

    This book discusses privatization of law enforcement in relation to suspected corporate crime and recommends guidelines for successful fraud examinations. There is a growing business for global auditing and local law firms to conduct internal investigations at client organizations when there is…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge

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