E-books: Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Crime and Society book cover

    Crime and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donna Youngs

    Much of a society’s resources are devoted to dealing with, or preparing for the possibility of, crime. The dominance of concerns about crime also hint at the broader implications that offending has for many different facets of society. They suggest that rather than being an outlawed subset of…

    eBook – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • State Crime and Civil Activism: On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance book cover

    State Crime and Civil Activism

    On the Dialectics of Repression and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Penny Green, Tony Ward

    State Crime and Civil Activism explores the work of non-government organisations (NGOs) challenging state violence and corruption in six countries – Colombia, Tunisia, Kenya, Turkey, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. It discusses the motives and methods of activists, and how they document and criticise…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Thinking About Victimization: Context and Consequences book cover

    Thinking About Victimization

    Context and Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Jillian J. Turanovic, Travis C. Pratt

    Bringing together cutting-edge theory and research that bridges academic disciplines from criminology and criminal justice, to developmental psychology, sociology, and political science, Thinking About Victimization offers an authoritative, comprehensive, and refreshingly accessible overview of…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge

  • Counter-Terrorist Financing Law and Policy: An analysis of Turkey book cover

    Counter-Terrorist Financing Law and Policy

    An analysis of Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Burke Uğur Başaranel, Umut Türkşen

    Since the 9/11 attacks the world has witnessed the creation of both domestic and international legal instruments designed to disrupt and interdict the financial activities of terrorists. This book analyses the counter-terrorist financing law (CTF), policy and practice at the national level,…

    eBook – 2019-04-09
    Routledge
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • 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.…

    eBook – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Measuring Crime: Behind the Statistics book cover

    Measuring Crime

    Behind the Statistics, 1st Edition

    By Sharon L. Lohr

    Crime statistics are everywhere, but how do you know when they’re valid? If a newspaper report says "the rate of overall violent crime decreased by 0.9 percent," how can you tell where that statistic came from, what it measures, and how accurate it is? Is it worth repeating or sharing? Measuring…

    eBook – 2019-03-29
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    ASA-CRC Series on Statistical Reasoning in Science and Society

  • Sport, Violence and Society book cover

    Sport, Violence and Society

    2nd Edition

    By Kevin Young

    In this fully updated and revised new edition of his landmark study of violence in and around contemporary sport, Kevin Young offers a comprehensive sociological analysis of an issue of central importance within sport studies. The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field…

    eBook – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Research and Practice book cover

    Intimate Partner Violence

    New Perspectives in Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Bates, Julie C. Taylor

    Since the 1970s the issue of intimate partner violence (IPV) has been explained through the patriarchal desire of men to control and dominate women, but this gendered perspective limits both our understanding of IPV and its treatment. Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Research and…

    eBook – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Critical and Cultural Interactionism: Insights from Sociology and Criminology book cover

    Critical and Cultural Interactionism

    Insights from Sociology and Criminology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    One of the longest standing traditions in sociology, interactionism is concerned with studying human interaction and showing how society to a large part is constituted by patterns of interaction. In spite of the work of figures such as Robert E. Park, Everett C. Hughes, Erving Goffman, Herbert…

    eBook – 2019-03-28
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Border Policing and Security Technologies: Mobility and Proliferation of Borders in the Western Balkans book cover

    Border Policing and Security Technologies

    Mobility and Proliferation of Borders in the Western Balkans, 1st Edition

    By Sanja Milivojevic

    This book is a unique and original examination of borders and bordering practices in the Western Balkans prior to, during, and after the migrant "crisis" of the 2010s. Based on extensive, mixed-method, exploratory research in Serbia, Croatia, FYR Macedonia, and Kosovo, the book charts technological…

    eBook – 2019-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Corrections in the Community book cover

    Corrections in the Community

    7th Edition

    By Edward J. Latessa, Brian Lovins

    Corrections in the Community, Seventh Edition, examines the current state of community corrections and proposes an evidence-based approach to making programs more effective. As the U.S. prison and jail systems continue to struggle, options like probation, parole, alternative sentencing, and both…

    eBook – 2019-03-27
    Routledge

  • Understanding Psychopathy: The Biopsychosocial Perspective book cover

    Understanding Psychopathy

    The Biopsychosocial Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas D. Thomson

    Understanding Psychopathy is an essential, accessible new guide on psychopathy and its development. Through the lens of the biopsychosocial model, Thomson explores a wide range of factors contributing to the development of psychopathy, from the genetic to the environmental, supported by the latest…

    eBook – 2019-03-25
    Routledge
    New Frontiers in Forensic Psychology

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