• Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence: An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective book cover

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence

    An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Steiner, John Wooldredge

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence considers both the individual and prison characteristics associated with violence perpetration and violent victimization among both prison inmates and staff. Prison violence is not a random process; rates of violence vary across prisons and the odds of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Qualitative Research in Criminology (1999) book cover

    Qualitative Research in Criminology (1999)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Brookman, Lesley Noaks, Emma Wincup

    Published in 1999, this text brings together detailed reflexive accounts of authors’ experiences of conducting research on a variety of criminological topics. The broad aim of the book is to critically review how qualitative methods can be effectively deployed in the area of criminology. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Crimmigrant Other: Migration and Penal Power book cover

    The Crimmigrant Other

    Migration and Penal Power, 1st Edition

    By Katja Franko

    Western societies are immersed in debates about immigration and  illegality. This book examines these processes and outlines how the figure of the "crimmigrant other" has emerged not only as a central object of media and political discourse, but also as a distinct penal subject connecting…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas in Criminology

  • Cumulative Extremism: A Comparative Historical Analysis book cover

    Cumulative Extremism

    A Comparative Historical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Alexander J. Carter

    This book frames several historical incidents of violent movement-countermovement conflicts within the concept of ‘cumulative extremism’— the mutually reinforcing dynamic of radicalisation that can develop between two or more antagonistic groups. Drawing on several in-depth case studies, including…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The Art of Investigation book cover

    The Art of Investigation

    1st Edition

    By Chelsea A. Binns, Bruce Sackman

    The Art of Investigation examines the qualities required to be a professional, thorough, and effective investigator. As the title suggests, it delves into more than the steps and procedures involved in managing an investigation, it also covers the "soft skills" necessary to effectively direct…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Men, Masculinities and Honour-Based Abuse book cover

    Men, Masculinities and Honour-Based Abuse

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohammad Mazher Idriss

    This book explores the largely neglected relationship between men, masculinities and honour-based abuse (HBA). There is a common misconception that HBA – whether physical violence, emotional abuse or so-called ‘honour’ killings – occurs only against women. This book addresses the gap in the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System

    2nd Edition

    By George T. Patterson

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System presents an overview of the criminal justice system for social workers, exploring the networks and institutions which comprise it. Integrating social work ethics and a commitment to social justice, this textbook explores social work practice…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Stress Inside Police Departments: How the Organization Creates Stress and Performance Problems in Police Officers book cover

    Stress Inside Police Departments

    How the Organization Creates Stress and Performance Problems in Police Officers, 1st Edition

    By Jon M. Shane

    This book offers researchers, police practitioners and policymakers a platform for organizational reform and an understanding of how the police organization creates stress, which contributes to reduced officer performance. This book, based on an in-depth study exploring the relationship between…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Scholarly Crimes and Misdemeanors: Violations of Fairness and Trust in the Academic World book cover

    Scholarly Crimes and Misdemeanors

    Violations of Fairness and Trust in the Academic World, 1st Edition

    By Mark Davis, Bonnie Berry

    This book explores the problem of scientific dishonesty and misconduct – a problem that affects all disciplines, yet whose extent remains largely unknown and for which established standards for reporting, prevention, and punishment are absent. Presenting examples of research misconduct, the authors…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Truth, Intentionality and Evidence: Anthropological Approaches to Crime book cover

    Truth, Intentionality and Evidence

    Anthropological Approaches to Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yazid Ben Hounet, Deborah Puccio-Den

    This book provides an anthropological exploration of the ways in which crime is perceived and defined, focusing on notions of truth, intentionality, and evidence. The chapters contain rich ethnographic case studies drawn from work in the Middle East, Africa, India, Mexico and Europe. A variety of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Rampage Shootings and Gun Control (Open Access): Politicization and Policy Change in Western Europe book cover

    Rampage Shootings and Gun Control (Open Access)

    Politicization and Policy Change in Western Europe, 1st Edition

    By Steffen Hurka

    While the causes of rampage violence have been analysed thoroughly in diverse academic disciplines, we hardly know anything about the factors that affect their consequences for public policy. This book addresses rampage shootings in Western Europe and their conditional impact on politicization and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Histories of Crime in Denmark, 1500 to 2000 book cover

    Cultural Histories of Crime in Denmark, 1500 to 2000

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tyge Krogh, Louise Nyholm Kallestrup, Claus Bundgård Christensen

    Taking the kingdom of Denmark as its frame of reference, this volume presents a range of close analyses that shed light on the construction and deconstruction of crime and criminals, on criminal cultures and on crime control from 1500 to 2000.Historically, there have been major changes in the legal…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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