Law: Cultural Criminology

  • Skinhead History, Identity, and Culture book cover

    Skinhead History, Identity, and Culture

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Borgeson, Robin Valeri

    Skinheads go beyond the societal stereotype of hate mongers, bigots, and Neo-Nazis. The community of skins also includes traditional skins (those that adhere to the original philosophy of the British movement in 1969), Skinheads Against Racial prejudice (SHARPS), and gay skins, female skins and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Interrogating the Perpetrator: Violation, Culpability, and Human Rights book cover

    Interrogating the Perpetrator

    Violation, Culpability, and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cathy J Schlund-Vials, Samuel Martínez

    Set adjacent to "victims" and "bystanders," "perpetrators" are by no means marginalized figures in human rights scholarship. Nevertheless, the extent to which the perpetrator is not only socially imagined but also sociologically constructed remains a central concern in studies of state-authorized…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Dewey, Isabel Crowhurst, Chimaraoke Izugbara

    The Routledge International Handbook of Sex Industry Research unites 45 contributions from researchers, sex workers, activists, and practitioners who live and work in 28 countries throughout the world. Focusing tightly on the contemporary state of sex industry research through eight…

    Hardback – 2018-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Crime, Media and Culture book cover

    Crime, Media and Culture

    1st Edition

    By Greg Martin

    Working broadly from the perspective of cultural criminology, Crime, Media and Culture engages with theories and debates about the nature of media-audience relations, examines representations of crime and justice in news media and fiction, and considers the growing significance of digital…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge

  • The Meaning of Rehabilitation and its Impact on Parole: There and Back Again in California book cover

    The Meaning of Rehabilitation and its Impact on Parole

    There and Back Again in California, 1st Edition

    By Rita Shah

    This book queries the concept of rehabilitation to determine how, on a legislative and policy level, the term is defined as a goal of correctional systems. The book explores what rehabilitation is by investigating how, at different moments in time, its conceptualization has shaped, and been shaped…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Rural Jail Reentry: Offender Needs and Challenges book cover

    Rural Jail Reentry

    Offender Needs and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Kyle C. Ward

    Today’s high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from employment, housing, mental health, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • The Outlaw Biker Legacy of Violence book cover

    The Outlaw Biker Legacy of Violence

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Barker

    Outlaw bikers represent a very small percentage of motorcycle riders who join motorcycle clubs, but they receive disproportionate attention due to their mystique, unconventional behavior, and violence. Although the outlaw biker phenomenon started in the United States, it has since spread throughout…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Talking Criminal Justice: Language and the Just Society book cover

    Talking Criminal Justice

    Language and the Just Society, 1st Edition

    By Michael J Coyle

    The words we use to talk about justice have an enormous impact on our everyday lives. As the first in-depth, ethnographic study of language, Talking Criminal Justice examines the speech of moral entrepreneurs to illustrate how our justice language encourages social control and punishment. This…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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