Criminology & Delinquency Products

  • Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation

    3rd Edition

    By Thomas Strentz

    Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Third Edition, explores the methods and strategies for confronting the nine types of subjects typically encountered in hostage/suicide sieges by correctional staff and law enforcement crisis negotiators. Strentz, an experienced negotiator who designed…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook on Deviance

    Edited by Stephen E. Brown, Ophir Sefiha

    The Routledge Handbook on Deviance brings together original contributions on deviance, with a focus on new, emerging, and hidden forms of deviant behavior. The editors have curated a comprehensive collection highlighting the relativity of deviance, with chapters exploring the deviant behaviors…

    Hardback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Neuropsychology of Criminal Behavior

    Edited by Feggy Ostrosky, Alfredo Ardila

    This book draws on findings from psychology, neurology, and genetics, to offer a multi-dimensional analysis of criminal behavior. It explores the biological bases of emotions such as aggression, anger, and hostility and how they-- combined with social psychological influences, such as family…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge

  • The Future of Rational Choice for Crime Prevention

    Edited by Danielle M. Reynald, Benoit Leclerc

    The rational choice perspective (RCP) is currently the core theoretical approach underpinning situational crime prevention (SCP). To date, many crimes have been studied through the lens of RCP, which increased our understanding of these phenomena, how they are committed and how they could…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Criminology at the Edge

  • Transforming Environments and Rehabilitation

    A Guide for Practitioners in Forensic Settings and Criminal Justice

    Edited by Geraldine Akerman, Adrian Needs, Claire Bainbridge

    How can environments play a role in assisting and sustaining personal change in individuals incarcerated within the criminal justice system? Can a failure to address contextual issues reduce or undermine the effectiveness of clinical intervention? Bringing together a range of leading forensic…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge
    Issues in Forensic Psychology

  • Revenge Pornography

    Gender, Sexuality and Motivations

    By Matthew Hall, Jeff Hearn

    Matthew Hall is social psychology researcher at the University of Derby and an editor for the Journal of Gender Studies. His research focuses on gender, sexuality, body image, violence and substance (mis)use. Jeff Hearn is Professor of Sociology, University of Huddersfield, UK; Senior Professor,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Criminal Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Russil Durrant

    This book offers a clear, up-to-date, comprehensive, and theoretically informed introduction to criminal psychology, exploring how psychological explanations and approaches can be integrated with other perspectives drawn from evolutionary biology, neurobiology, sociology, and criminology. Drawing…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Forensic Psychotherapy

    Edited by Jessica Yakeley, Gill McGauley

    Forensic psychotherapy explores the roots of violent, sexual and antisocial behaviour. It is a relatively recently created discipline that applies psychoanalytic knowledge to the assessment, management and treatment of mentally disordered offenders, forming a bridge between traditional forensic…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Biosocial Criminology

    Edited by Matt DeLisi, Michael G Vaughn

    Biosocial criminology is an interdisciplinary field that aims to explain crime and antisocial behavior by exploring both biological factors and environmental factors. Since the mapping of the human genome, scientists have been able to study the biosocial causes of human behaviour with the greatest…

    Paperback – 2017-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Treatment programmes for high risk offenders

    Edited by Devon Polaschek

    High risk offenders can have a disproportionate impact on their communities because, despite all manner of sentencing options, they continue to commit a wide range of crimes, both minor and serious. It is tempting to throw the book at them, sometimes even to throw away the key. However, anything…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Forensic Psychology in Secure Settings

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Carol A. Ireland, Martin Fisher, Neil Gredecki

    The Routledge International Handbook of Forensic Psychology in Secure Settings is the first volume to identify, discuss and analyse the most important psychological issues within prisons and secure hospitals. Including contributions from leading researchers and practitioners from the UK, US,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse

    Knowledge, Power, and the Cultural Conditions of Victimhood

    By Sherianne Kramer

    Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse is a groundbreaking study into gender, sexuality and victimhood. It examines the cultural conditions of possibility for FSA victimhood as a means to advance contemporary critical understandings of the role of gender and sexuality as instruments of modern power. As the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

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