Law: Criminology - Law

  • What is Criminology About?: Philosophical Reflections book cover

    What is Criminology About?

    Philosophical Reflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Don Crewe, Ronnie Lippens

    Since its inception, criminology has had trouble answering the question of what it is about. But although many consider the answer to this question to be self-evident, this book pursues the provocative possibility that criminology does not know what the object of its study is; it merely knows what…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • Positive Criminology book cover

    Positive Criminology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev

    How can we best help offenders desist from crime, as well as help victims heal? This book engages with this question by offering its readers a comprehensive review of positive criminology in theory, research and practice. Positive criminology is a concept – a perspective – that places emphasis on…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Criminology and War: Transgressing the Borders book cover

    Criminology and War

    Transgressing the Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Walklate, Ross McGarry

    It is widely observed that the study of war has been paid limited attention within criminology. This is intellectually curious given that acts of war have occurred persistently throughout history and perpetuate criminal acts, victimisation and human rights violations on a scale unprecedented with…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Human Smuggling and Border Crossings book cover

    Human Smuggling and Border Crossings

    1st Edition

    By Gabriella Sanchez

    Graphic narratives of tragedies involving the journeys of irregular migrants trying to reach destinations in the global north are common in the media and are blamed almost invariably on human smuggling facilitators, described as rapacious members of highly structured underground transnational…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • The Concept of the Civilian: Legal Recognition, Adjudication and the Trials of International Criminal Justice book cover

    The Concept of the Civilian

    Legal Recognition, Adjudication and the Trials of International Criminal Justice, 1st Edition

    By Claire Garbett

    The Concept of the Civilian: Legal Recognition, Adjudication and the Trials of International Criminal Justice offers a critical account of the legal shaping of civilian identities by the processes of international criminal justice. It draws on a detailed case-study of the International Criminal…

    Paperback – 2016-08-10
    Transitional Justice

  • Fighting Financial Crime in the Global Economic Crisis book cover

    Fighting Financial Crime in the Global Economic Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Ryder, Umut Turksen, Sabine Hassler

    Many commentators, regulatory agencies and politicians have blamed the risky behaviour of both financial institutions and their actors for the collapse of the United States sub-prime mortgage market which in turn precipitated the global 'Credit Crunch'. This edited volume explores how financial…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • Cyberthreats and the Decline of the Nation-State book cover

    Cyberthreats and the Decline of the Nation-State

    1st Edition

    By Susan W. Brenner

    This book explores the extraordinary difficulties a nation-state’s law enforcement and military face in attempting to prevent cyber-attacks. In the wake of recent assaults including the denial of service attack on Estonia in 2007 and the widespread use of the Zeus Trojan Horse software, Susan W.…

    Paperback – 2016-06-20
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

  • Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland book cover

    Anti-Terrorism Law and Normalising Northern Ireland

    1st Edition

    By Jessie Blackbourn

    The Northern Ireland peace process has been heralded by those involved as a successful example of transformation from a violent conflict to a peaceful society. This book examines the implementation of the Belfast Agreement in Northern Ireland, and evaluates whether its goal to establish a normal,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-09
    Routledge Research in Terrorism and the Law

  • Combating International Crime: The Longer Arm of the Law book cover

    Combating International Crime

    The Longer Arm of the Law, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven David Brown

    The realities of international law enforcement are widely misunderstood and generally mystifying to the uninitiated. Combating cross border crime is a dynamic aspect of criminal justice that is becoming increasingly complex and directly relevant to national and local level policing. Unfortunately,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-03

  • Opening the Black Box: The Work of Watching book cover

    Opening the Black Box

    The Work of Watching, 1st Edition

    By Gavin J. D. Smith

    Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are a prominent, if increasingly familiar, feature of urbanism. They symbolize the faith that spatial authorities place in technical interventions for the treatment of social problems. CCTV was principally introduced to sterilize municipalities, to govern…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Legalized Casino Gaming in the United States: The Economic and Social Impact book cover

    Legalized Casino Gaming in the United States

    The Economic and Social Impact, 1st Edition

    By Cathy Hc Hsu

    Covering the entire United States gaming market, Legalized Casino Gaming in the United States provides gaming researchers, policymakers, and hospitality students comprehensive overview of the history, development, legislation, and economic and social impacts of riverboat, land-based, and Native…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13

  • Foucault, Crime and Power: Problematisations of Crime in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Foucault, Crime and Power

    Problematisations of Crime in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Christian Borch

    This book presents a Foucauldian problematisation analysis of crime, with a particular focus on the twentieth century. It considers how crime has been conceived as problem and, by scrutinising the responses that have been adapted to deal with crime, demonstrates how a range of power modalities have…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11

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