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  • Training Law Enforcement Officers

    By Rick D. Giovengo

    This how-to guide covers every aspect of law enforcement training, from administration of a training academy, to designing a defense proof curriculum, to qualifying instructors. This is an A-Z handbook on every aspect of training a law enforcement officer using the latest methodologies,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-10 
    CRC Press

  • Interrogating the Perpetrator

    Violation, Culpability, and Human Rights

    Edited by Cathy J Schlund-Vials, Samuel Martínez

    Set adjacent to "victims" and "bystanders," "perpetrators" are by no means marginalized figures in human rights scholarship. Nevertheless, the extent to which the perpetrator is not only socially imagined but also sociologically constructed remains a central concern in studies of state-authorized…

    Hardback – 2016-08-09 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Elaine Fishwick, Marinella Marmo

    The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights brings together a diverse body of work from around the globe and across a wide range of criminological topics and perspectives, united by its critical application of human rights law and principles. This collection explores the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Angola Prison Seminary

    Effects of Faith-Based Ministry on Identity Transformation, Desistance, and Rehabilitation

    By Michael Hallett, Joshua Hays, Byron R. Johnson, Sung Joon Jang, Grant Duwe

    Corrections officials faced with rising populations and shrinking budgets have increasingly welcomed "faith-based" providers offering services at no cost to help meet the needs of inmates. Drawing from three years of on-site research, this book utilizes survey analysis along with life-history…

    Hardback – 2016-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Organised Crime in European Businesses

    Edited by Ernesto U. Savona, Michele Riccardi, Giulia Berlusconi

    The infiltration of organised crime in the legitimate economy has emerged as a transnational phenomenon. This book constitutes an unprecedented study of the involvement of criminal groups in the legitimate economy and their infiltration in legal businesses, and is the first to bridge the research…

    Hardback – 2016-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Psychological Torture

    Definition, Evaluation and Measurement

    By Pau Perez Sales

    Sadly, it is highly likely that psychological torture is committed by governments worldwide, and yet notwithstanding the serious moral questions that this disturbing and elusive concept raises, and research in the area so limited, there is no operational or legal definition. But this pioneering new…

    Paperback – 2016-08-02 
    Routledge

  • Sex Work and Masculinities

    Lap-Dancing Club Customers

    By Rachela Colosi

    Drawing on original ethnographic research, this book looks at the behaviour and attitudes of lap dancing club customers. Little has been said about customers from a UK perspective and Colosi contracts her findings with the US based literature; the author follows her previous book, Dirty Dancing (…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Police Use of Force

    Important Issues Facing the Police and the Communities They Serve

    Edited by Michael J. Palmiotto

    Police use of force has been a major concern for police departments and citizens in the United States since the 1840's when police started carrying guns. Dr. Palmiotto presents the most important issues facing the police and the communities they serve in and encounters that turn violent. It starts…

    Hardback – 2016-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Detecting Doping in Sport

    By Stephen Moston, Terry Engelberg

    The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. It examines why and how investigative processes, hitherto…

    Hardback – 2016-07-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Violence, Law and the Impossibility of Transitional Justice

    By Catherine Turner

    The field of transitional justice has expanded rapidly since the term first emerged in the late 1990s. Its intellectual development has, however, tended to follow practice rather than drive it. Addressing this gap, Violence, Law and the Impossibility of Transitional Justice pursues a comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2016-07-20 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

  • Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities

    By Nina Peršak

    The increasing trend and prevalence of incivilities-targeting punitive regulatory measures across Europe raises important issues regarding the legitimacy, effectiveness and impact of such formal social control. Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities addresses the pertinent issues of current…

    Hardback – 2016-07-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • The Concept of the Civilian

    Legal Recognition, Adjudication and the Trials of International Criminal Justice

    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 – 2016-07-11 
    Routledge
    Transitional Justice

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