Law: Criminology - Law

  • Security and Crime Prevention in Libraries book cover

    Security and Crime Prevention in Libraries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Chaney, Alan F. MacDougall

    First published in 1992, the purpose of this book is to identify and describe the most important factors that must be considered in making decisions about the optimal ways to provide access to information – in short the best way to use the humans, the machines, and the intangible resources known as…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Interviewing and Deception book cover

    Interviewing and Deception

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Canter, Laurence Alison

    First published in 1999, this volume brings together a unique range of previously unpublished studies that explore the psychological processes involved in interviewing, statement validation, detecting deception and the use of expert witnesses for the examination of such processes. One major…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • In Crime's Archive: The Cultural Afterlife of Evidence book cover

    In Crime's Archive

    The Cultural Afterlife of Evidence, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Biber

    This book investigates what happens to criminal evidence after the conclusion of legal proceedings. During the criminal trial, evidentiary material is tightly regulated; it is formally regarded as part of the court record, and subject to the rules of evidence and criminal procedure. However, these…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge

  • Figuring Victims in International Criminal Justice: The case of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal book cover

    Figuring Victims in International Criminal Justice

    The case of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, 1st Edition

    By Maria Elander

    Most discourses on victims in international criminal justice take the subject of victims for granted, as an identity and category existing exogenously to the judicial process. This book takes a different approach. Through a close reading of the institutional practices of one particular court, it…

    Paperback – 2020-01-07 
    Routledge

  • Human Rights Law and Regulating Freedom of Expression in New Media: Lessons from Nordic Approaches book cover

    Human Rights Law and Regulating Freedom of Expression in New Media

    Lessons from Nordic Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mart Susi, Jukka Viljanen, Eiríkur Jónsson, Artūrs Kučs

    The Nordic countries are well known globally for their high human rights standards and, at the same time, high degree of internet freedom. This edited collection reveals how the Nordic countries have succeeded in the task of protecting freedom of expression in the new media. It contains an overview…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Corruption in Commercial Enterprise: Law, Theory and Practice book cover

    Corruption in Commercial Enterprise

    Law, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz Campbell, Nicholas Lord

    This edited collection analyses, from multiple disciplinary perspectives, the issue of corruption in commercial enterprise across different sectors and jurisdictions. Corruption is commonly recognised as a major ‘social bad’, and is seriously harmful to society, in terms of the functioning and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Rights, Race, and Reform: 50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System book cover

    Rights, Race, and Reform

    50 Years of Child Advocacy in the Juvenile Justice System, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristin Henning, Laura Cohen, Ellen Marrus

    In 1962, a 15-year-old Arizona boy named Gerald Gault may or may not have made a lewd phone call to a neighbor. Gerald was arrested, prosecuted, removed from his parents’ custody, and sent to a juvenile prison, all without legal representation. Gerald’s mother’s outrage at the treatment of her son…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly D. Dodson

    Current estimates indicate that approximately 2.2 million people are incarcerated in federal, state, and local correctional facilities across the United States. There are another 5 million under community correctional supervision. Many of these individuals fall into the classification of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Social, Economic, and Criminal Justice book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Social, Economic, and Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cliff Roberson

    This authoritative volume explores different perspectives on economic and social justice and the challenges presented by and within the criminal justice system. It critically discusses key concerns involved in realizing economic and social justice, including systemic issues in economic and social…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Case for the Prosecution (1991): Police Suspects and the Construction of Criminality book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Case for the Prosecution (1991)

    Police Suspects and the Construction of Criminality, 1st Edition

    By Mike McConville, Andrew Sanders, Roger Leng

    Originally published in 1991, The Case for the Prosecution examines the entire process of arrest through to conviction.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Female Offenders and Reentry: Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society book cover

    Female Offenders and Reentry

    Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa M. Carter, Catherine D. Marcum

    Often, research concerning the female offender is scarce. This book adds to the criminological literature on the topic of reentry for women, focusing on the barriers women face as they return to society and adjust to life after incarceration. Each chapter addresses specific issues, challenges, and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Police Militarization: Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers book cover

    Police Militarization

    Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers, 1st Edition

    By Scott W. Phillips

    The increased militarization of the police in the United States has been a topic of controversy for decades, brought to the public eye in notable events such as the Los Angeles Police Department’s use of battering rams in the 1980s and the siege of the Weaver family at Ruby Ridge, Idaho, in the…

    Paperback – 2019-11-24 
    Routledge

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