Criminological Psychology Products

  • Perpetrating Genocide

    A Criminological Account

    By Kjell Anderson

    Focusing on the relationship between the micro level of perpetrator motivation and the macro level normative discourse, this book offers an in-depth explanation for the perpetration of genocide. It is the first comparative criminological treatment of genocide drawn from original field research,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • Space, Time, Justice

    From Archaic Rituals to Contemporary Perspectives

    By David Marrani

    This book merges philosophical, psychoanalytical and legal perspectives to explore how spaces of justice are changing and the effect this has on the development of the administration of justice. There are as central themes: the idea of transgression as the starting point of the question of justice…

    Hardback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Behavior, Truth and Deception

    Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process, 2nd Edition

    By Michael R. Napier

    Focusing on practical approaches for the experienced investigator, Michael R. Napier, a 27-year veteran of the FBI, presents Behavior, Truth, and Deception: Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process, 2nd Edition. This hands-on volume, drawn from years of experience interviewing…

    Hardback – 2017-03-27
    CRC Press

  • Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities

    Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • The Psychology of Crime, Policing and Courts

    Edited by Andreas Kapardis, David P. Farrington

    This book brings together an international group of experts to present cutting-edge psychological research on crime, policing and courts. With contributors from the UK, Germany, Italy, Norway, Cyprus, Israel, Canada and the USA, this volume explores some of the most interesting and contemporary…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Crime and Crime Reduction

    The importance of group processes

    Edited by Jane L. Wood, Theresa A. Gannon

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-21
    Routledge

  • Peer Pressure, Peer Prevention

    The Role of Friends in Crime and Conformity

    By Barbara J. Costello, Trina L. Hope

    Criminological research has largely neglected the possibility that positive peer influence is a potentially powerful source of social control. Quantitative methods tease out cause, effect, and spuriousness in the relationship between peer delinquency and personal delinquency, but these methods do…

    Paperback – 2016-03-01
    Routledge

  • Crime and Criminality

    A multidisciplinary approach

    By Sandie Taylor

    The question of ‘why’ and ‘how’ certain individuals are drawn towards behaving in a way that contravenes the ‘Law of the Land’ is not an easy one to address. Researchers from various different fields have nevertheless attempted to develop theoretical explanations for the existence of different…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30
    Routledge

  • The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs

    Edited by Dale L. June, Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane

    The problem of gangs and gang subculture is a growing threat to the stability of neighborhoods and entire communities. During the past two decades, gang members have increasingly migrated from large urban centers to suburban areas and other countries. This book addresses the intricacies and…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25
    CRC Press

  • Sexual Predators

    Society, Risk, and the Law

    By Robert A. Prentky, Howard E. Barbaree, Eric S. Janus

    Convicted sex offenders released from custody at the end of their criminal sentences pose a risk for re-offense. In many US states, Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) laws have been enacted that allow for the post-prison preventive detention of high risk sex offenders. SVP laws require the courts to…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Routledge
    International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

  • Deviant Behavior

    By Cliff Roberson, Elena Azaola Garrido

    Deviant behavior is not a subject that you study in school and then file away. It is a study of life and is ever changing. Defining the concept of deviant behavior is one of the most difficult tasks to overcome when studying the subject. Sociologists probably disagree more over the meaning of…

    Hardback – 2015-04-17
    CRC Press

  • Forensic Psychology

    Edited by Jennifer M. Brown

    In recent decades, the remit of forensic psychology has considerably widened. From an original, narrow focus on presenting evidence to the courts, its scope now spreads across the whole span of civil and criminal justice. Forensic psychologists are now intimately involved with suspects, offenders,…

    Hardback – 2014-11-10
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Psychology

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