Law: Criminology - Law

  • Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities: Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change book cover

    Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities

    Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer A. Pealer

    Drawing on original research on the effectiveness of a therapeutic community (TC) in reducing recidivism among juvenile male offenders, Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities: Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change provides a comprehensive review of the current state of drug…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • 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

  • Instinct Combat Shooting: Defensive Handgunning for Police, Fourth Edition book cover

    Instinct Combat Shooting

    Defensive Handgunning for Police, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Chuck Klein

    While much has been written about instinct shooting with long guns, very little had been published on doing so with a handgun until this publication. Written by a pioneering author of the concept, Instinct Combat Shooting: Defensive Handgunning for Police, now in its fourth edition, is not about…

    Paperback – 2018-09-12
    Routledge

  • Regulating Preventive Justice: Principle, Policy and Paradox book cover

    Regulating Preventive Justice

    Principle, Policy and Paradox, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Tulich, Rebecca Ananian-Welsh, Simon Bronitt, Sarah Murray

    Like medicine, law is replete with axioms of prevention. ‘Prevention is better than cure’ has a long pedigree in both fields. 17th century jurist Sir Edward Coke observed that ‘preventing justice excelleth punishing justice’. A century later, Sir William Blackstone similarly stated that ‘preventive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    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

  • Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law book cover

    Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Swiffen, Joshua Nichols

    What is the meaning of punishment today? Where is the limit that separates it from the cruel and unusual? In legal discourse, the distinction between punishment and vengeance—punishment being the measured use of legally sanctioned violence and vengeance being a use of violence that has no…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework book cover

    Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects

    A New Legal Framework, 1st Edition

    By Diane Webber

    Preventive detention as a counter-terrorism tool is fraught with conceptual and procedural problems and risks of misuse, excess and abuse. Many have debated the inadequacies of the current legal frameworks for detention, and the need for finding the most appropriate legal model to govern detention…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • EU Criminal Law and Policy: Values, Principles and Methods book cover

    EU Criminal Law and Policy

    Values, Principles and Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez, Christopher Harding

    The EU now possesses a clear legal basis for taking action on criminal law matters and steering the policy and practice of Member States in relation to crime and criminal law. However, for what is now an important area of law, there remains a striking absence or uncertainty regarding its…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in EU Law

  • Race in the Shadow of Law: State Violence in Contemporary Europe book cover

    Race in the Shadow of Law

    State Violence in Contemporary Europe, 1st Edition

    By Eddie Bruce-Jones

    Race in the Shadow of Law offers a critical legal analysis of European responses to institutional racism. It draws connections between contemporary legal knowledge practices and colonial systems of thought, arguing that many people of colour experience the law as a part of a racial problem, rather…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Information Theft Prevention: Theory and Practice book cover

    Information Theft Prevention

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Romanus Okeke, Mahmood Shah

    As retail businesses migrate to the digital realm, internal information theft incidents continue to threaten on-line and off-line retail operations. The evolving propagation of internal information theft has surpassed the traditional techniques of crime prevention practices. Many business…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Transnational Organised Crime: A Comparative Analysis book cover

    Transnational Organised Crime

    A Comparative Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Tom Obokata, Brian Payne

    Organised crime covers a wide range of activities, including drug trafficking, illegal trafficking of people, and fraud. The existence of a land border does not impede these operations; instead in many cases it is used to their advantage. In response, law enforcement strategies must include a…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnational Crime and Criminal Law

  • Somali Piracy: A Criminological Perspective book cover

    Somali Piracy

    A Criminological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jade Lindley

    Maritime piracy off the coast of Somalia was first recognised as a global concern in 2008 after the hijackings of World Food Programme vessels. It remains a serious impediment to international maritime trade and a significant risk to seafarers. Bringing a criminological perspective to the subject,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge

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