• Towards a Global Femicide Index: Counting the Costs book cover

    Towards a Global Femicide Index

    Counting the Costs, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Walklate, Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    Increasingly there is global attention on the prevalence of women’s deaths resulting from intimate partner violence. Campaigns such as ‘Counting Dead Women’ in Australia, the ‘Femicide Census’ in England, the Canadian Femicide Observatory, and the emergence of family violence death review teams…

    Hardback – 2020-01-03 
    Routledge
    Criminology in Focus

  • Black Women and The Criminal Justice System: Towards the Decolonisation of Victimisation book cover

    Black Women and The Criminal Justice System

    Towards the Decolonisation of Victimisation, 1st Edition

    By Biko Agozino

    First published in 1997, this book identifies the problems that face black women in the criminal justice system as the result of the articulation of unequal and oppressive class, race and gender relations; the research aims to be aware of all three rather than prioritising, isolating or reducing…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Law and Economics Approach to Criminal Gangs book cover

    A Law and Economics Approach to Criminal Gangs

    1st Edition

    By Liza Vertinsky

    First published in 1999. This book provides a law and economics approach towards criminal gangs which integrates the tools of economic modelling with criminal law in order to understand and address a contemporary law enforcement problem. The book draws upon ideas from economics, law and law…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Blood in the Bank: Social and Legal Aspects of Death at Work book cover

    Blood in the Bank

    Social and Legal Aspects of Death at Work, 1st Edition

    By Gary Slapper

    First published in 1999, this volume is based upon a detailed empirical study of 40 cases of commercially-related deaths - the first such English study. The cases are taken from 20 towns and cities in England. Slapper critically examines the theory and practice of the legal response to such deaths.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Date Rape and Consent book cover

    Date Rape and Consent

    1st Edition

    By Mark Cowling

    First publisghed in 1998, this book Mark Cowling attempts to make sense of this massive discrepancy, much of which is now based on how 'date rape' is understood. After a review of the way rape is dealt with in Britain he examines the survey evidence. One major issue he identifies is that of the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Crowds and Public Order Policing: An Analysis of Crowds and Interpretations of Their Behaviour Based on Observational Studies in Turkey, England and Wales book cover

    Crowds and Public Order Policing

    An Analysis of Crowds and Interpretations of Their Behaviour Based on Observational Studies in Turkey, England and Wales, 1st Edition

    By Ibrahim Cerrah

    Published in 1998. This research is based on observations made of 33 crowd events between February 1992 - February 1995. These took place in Turkey, England and Wales and all of which involved a large police deployment. In addition, informal interviews were conducted in both countries, involving…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Criminal Responsibility and Partial Excuses book cover

    Criminal Responsibility and Partial Excuses

    1st Edition

    By George Mousourakis

    Publsihed in 1998, this book examines the relationship between responsibility and criminal liability through an analysis of provocation and related criminal defences. It begins by identifying fundamental questions about the role of justifications and excuses in the criminal law as they emerge from…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Race and Drug Trials: The Social Construction of Guilt and Innocence book cover

    Race and Drug Trials

    The Social Construction of Guilt and Innocence, 1st Edition

    By Anita Kalunta-Crumpton

    First published in 1999, this book offers an innovative study of the impact that courts have upon the representation of black people in criminal statistics in the UK. In the past, research in this area has focused on sentencing and upon why black people are disproportionately represented in the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Slavery and the Death Penalty: A Study in Abolition book cover

    Slavery and the Death Penalty

    A Study in Abolition, 1st Edition

    By Bharat Malkani

    It has long been acknowledged that the death penalty in the United States of America has been shaped by the country’s history of slavery and racial violence, but this book considers the lesser-explored relationship between the two practices’ respective abolitionist movements. The book explains how…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt book cover

    Criminal Law and Precrime

    Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt, 1st Edition

    By Richard Jochelson, James Gacek, Lauren Menzie, Kirsten Kramar, Mark Doerksen

    In Philip K. Dick’s short story Minority Report, the institution of Precrime punishes people with imprisonment for crimes they would have committed had they not been prevented. With Dick’s allegorical inspiration, the authors of Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-28 
    Routledge

  • The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology: Place, Time and Context book cover

    The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology

    Place, Time and Context, 1st Edition

    By Jayne Mooney

    To confront the challenges criminologists face today and to satisfactorily critique the theories on which criminology is founded, we need to learn from the past. To do this we must give context to both theorist and theory. Written from a critical perspective, this book brings criminological…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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