Law: Criminology - Law

  • Stop and Search: Police Power in Global Context book cover

    Stop and Search

    Police Power in Global Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling

    Police powers to stop, question and search people in public places, and the way these powers are exercised, is a contentious aspect of police-community relations, and a key issue for criminological and policing scholarship, and for public debate about liberty and security more generally. Whilst…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
    Routledge

  • Situational Prevention of Poaching book cover

    Situational Prevention of Poaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew M Lemieux

    For centuries, criminologists have looked for scientific ways to study, understand, and ultimately prevent crime. In this volume, a unique offense, poaching, is explored in various contexts to determine what opportunity structures favor this crime and how situational crime prevention may reduce its…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge
    Crime Science Series

  • Crime, Community and Morality book cover

    Crime, Community and Morality

    1st Edition

    By Simon Green

    Political leaders and the popular press tell us that society is in the grip of a moral crisis. ‘Where have our values gone?’ our newspapers scream at us. ‘Benefit scroungers’, ‘greedy bankers’, ‘intrusive journalists’, ‘have-a-go rioters’, political scandals and criminals of all shapes and sizes…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Binding Men: Stories About Violence and Law in Late Victorian England book cover

    Binding Men

    Stories About Violence and Law in Late Victorian England, 1st Edition

    By Lois S. Bibbings

    Binding Men tells stories about men, violence and law in late Victorian England. It does so by focusing upon five important legal cases, all of which were binding not only upon the males involved but also upon future courts and the men who appeared before them. The subject matter of Prince (1875),…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Affect and Cognition in Criminal Decision Making book cover

    Affect and Cognition in Criminal Decision Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Louis van Gelder, Henk Elffers, Danielle Reynald, Daniel S Nagin

    Research and theorizing on criminal decision making has not kept pace with recent developments in other fields of human decision making. Whereas criminal decision making theory is still largely dominated by cognitive approaches such as rational choice-based models, psychologists, behavioral…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Crime Science Series

  • Criminal Behaviour from School to the Workplace: Untangling the Complex Relations Between Employment, Education and Crime book cover

    Criminal Behaviour from School to the Workplace

    Untangling the Complex Relations Between Employment, Education and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Weerman, Catrien Bijleveld

    This volume focuses on the complex relation between offending and the transition from school to the workplace: how employment and education are related to breaking the law and getting in contact with the criminal justice system. The contributors report results from several large scale and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Penal Power and Colonial Rule book cover

    Penal Power and Colonial Rule

    1st Edition

    By Mark Brown

    This book provides an account of the distinctive way in which penal power developed outside the metropolitan centre. Proposing a radical revision of the Foucauldian thesis that criminological knowledge emerged in the service of a new form of power – discipline – that had inserted itself into the…

    Paperback – 2015-07-18
    Routledge

  • Restorative Justice in Transition book cover

    Restorative Justice in Transition

    1st Edition

    By Kerry Clamp

    This book explores how restorative justice is used and what its potential benefits are in situations where the state has been either explicitly or implicitly involved in human rights abuses. Restorative justice is increasingly becoming a popular mechanism to respond to crime in democratic settings…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Desistance Transitions and the Impact of Probation book cover

    Desistance Transitions and the Impact of Probation

    1st Edition

    By Sam King

    Moving away from criminal behaviour can be fraught with difficulties. Often it can involve leaving behind old habits, customs, and even friends, while at the same time adopting a new way of life. How do individuals go about making a decision to give up crime? How do they plan to sustain this…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Collective Violence, Democracy and Protest Policing book cover

    Collective Violence, Democracy and Protest Policing

    1st Edition

    By David R Mansley

    In this book David Mansley argues that the frequency with which violence intrudes on to the streets is related to both how society is governed and how it is policed. With the help of an innovative methodology, he quantifies and tests three variables – collective violence, democracy and protest…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Understanding Penal Practice book cover

    Understanding Penal Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ioan Durnescu, Fergus McNeill

    Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • International Perspectives on Police Education and Training book cover

    International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

    1st Edition

    Edited by Perry Stanislas

    Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educational institutions which have a long and important…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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