Law: Cultural Criminology

  • Crime, Justice and Social Media book cover

    Crime, Justice and Social Media

    1st Edition

    By Michael Salter

    How is social media changing contemporary understandings of crime and injustice, and what contribution can it make to justice-seeking? Abuse on social media often involves betrayals of trust and invasions of privacy that range from the public circulation of intimate photographs to mass campaigns of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12
    Routledge
    New Directions in Critical Criminology

  • Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand book cover

    Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand

    1st Edition

    By Greg Newbold

    Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand examines the recent crime trends and the social, political, and legal changes in New Zealand from the end of the twentieth century to the present. Serving as the only New Zealand–specific criminal justice text, this book takes a direct look at what is unique…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27
    Routledge

  • Conservative Criminology: A Call to Restore Balance to the Social Sciences book cover

    Conservative Criminology

    A Call to Restore Balance to the Social Sciences, 1st Edition

    By John Wright, Matt DeLisi

    Conservative Criminology serves as an important counterpoint to virtually every other academic text on crime. Hundreds of books have been written about crime and criminal justice policy from a variety of perspectives, including Marxist, liberal, progressive, feminist, radical, and post-modernist.…

    Paperback – 2015-11-20
    Routledge

  • Making Crime Television: Producing Entertaining Representations of Crime for Television Broadcast book cover

    Making Crime Television

    Producing Entertaining Representations of Crime for Television Broadcast, 1st Edition

    By Anita Lam

    This book employs actor-network theory in order to examine how representations of crime are produced for contemporary prime-time television dramas. As a unique examination of the production of contemporary crime television dramas, particularly their writing process, Making Crime Television:…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

  • Radicalization: The Life Writings of Political Prisoners book cover

    Radicalization

    The Life Writings of Political Prisoners, 1st Edition

    By Melissa Dearey

    Expanding the influence of auto/biography studies into cultural criminology, Radicalization: The Life Writings of Political Prisoners addresses the origins, processes and cultures of terrorist criminality and political resistance in a globalized world. Criminologists and penologists have long been…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Street Art, Public City: Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination book cover

    Street Art, Public City

    Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Alison Young

    What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Green Cultural Criminology: Constructions of Environmental Harm, Consumerism, and Resistance to Ecocide book cover

    Green Cultural Criminology

    Constructions of Environmental Harm, Consumerism, and Resistance to Ecocide, 1st Edition

    By Avi Brisman, Nigel South

    Over the last two decades, "green criminology" has emerged as a unique area of study, bringing together criminologists and sociologists from a wide range of research backgrounds and varying theoretical orientations. It spans the micro to the macro—from individual-level environmental crimes and…

    Paperback – 2014-05-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in Critical Criminology

  • Policing and Media: Public Relations, Simulations and Communications book cover

    Policing and Media

    Public Relations, Simulations and Communications, 1st Edition

    By Murray Lee, Alyce McGovern

    This book examines the relationship between police, media and the public and analyses the shifting techniques and technologies through which they communicate. In a critical discussion of contemporary and emerging modes of mediatized police work, Lee and McGovern demonstrate how the police engage…

    Paperback – 2013-11-18
    Routledge
    New Directions in Critical Criminology

  • Policing Images book cover

    Policing Images

    1st Edition

    By Rob Mawby

    In recent years the police have become one of the most watched and most visible organisations, and across the media there has been constant interest in the police. In such a situation the police themselves have been intensely concerned with promoting, projecting and protecting the police image.…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17
    Routledge

  • Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow book cover

    Rights of Passage

    Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Blomley

    Rights of Passage: Sidewalks and the Regulation of Public Flow documents a powerful and under-researched form of urban governance that focuses on pedestrian flow. This logic, which Nicholas Blomley terms 'pedestrianism', values public space not in terms of its aesthetic merits, or its success in…

    Paperback – 2011-10-06
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Existentialist Criminology book cover

    Existentialist Criminology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald J Crewe, Ronnie Lippens

    Existentialist Criminology captures an emerging interest in the value of existentialist thought and concepts for criminological work on crime, deviance, crime control, and criminal justice. This emerging interest chimes with recent social and cultural developments - as well as shifts in their…

    Paperback – 2011-07-26
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Framing Crime: Cultural Criminology and the Image book cover

    Framing Crime

    Cultural Criminology and the Image, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hayward, the late Mike Presdee

    In a world in which media images of crime and deviance proliferate, where every facet of offending is reflected in a ‘vast hall of mirrors’, Framing Crime: Cultural Criminology and the Image makes sense of the increasingly blurred line between the real and the virtual. Images of crime and crime…

    Paperback – 2010-01-27
    Routledge-Cavendish

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