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  • Necrocriminology

    Case Studies in Mass Violence

    By Jon Shute

    This book explores the ways in which diverse societies do and do not come to terms with a legacy of mass violence through their relationship with the dead. Proceeding from primary fieldwork in five nations – Argentina, Bosnia, Spain, Latvia and Poland – that have experienced violent internal…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People

    By Hannah Bows

    Although feminist research on sexual violence has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, much of this research has centred on younger women who are statistically more at risk of experiencing sexual violence. The result has been that older women have been largely ignored, or even…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Intergenerational Continuity of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour

    An International Overview of Current Studies

    Edited by Veroni Eichelsheim, Steve van de Weijer

    What drives intergenerational transmission of antisocial behaviour, according to these experts? How does it occur? How can existing patterns of intergenerational continuity in antisocial behaviour be broken? Are patterns of intergenerational continuity universal, or are there differences depending…

    Hardback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security

    Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    Intimate partner violence (IPV) is the most common type of violence against women, affecting 30 percent of women worldwide. Despite what is known about the high prevalence of IPV, such violence is not treated as seriously as other forms of violence and the risk of repeat violence and lethal…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • The Outlaw Biker Legacy of Violence

    By Thomas Barker

    Outlaw bikers represent a very small percentage of motorcycle riders who join motorcycle clubs, but they receive disproportionate attention due to their mystique, unconventional behavior, and violence. Although the outlaw biker phenomenon started in the United States, it has since spread throughout…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11 

  • Domestic Homicide

    Patterns and Dynamics

    By Marieke Liem, Frans Koenraadt

    The literature on domestic violence will often treat homicide as its most extreme outcome. The reality is more nuanced, with many domestic homicides occurring within a history of abusive behaviour. This book offers a much-needed synthesis of the literature on domestic homicide, covering its history…

    Hardback – 2018-04-03 
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • 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 – 2017-11-30
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • 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 – 2017-08-21

  • Gender, Technology and Violence

    Edited by Marie Segrave, Laura Vitis

    Technological developments move at lightening pace and can bring with them new possibilities for social harm. This book brings together original empirical and theoretical work examining how digital technologies both create and sustain various forms of gendered violence and provide platforms for…

    Hardback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • State Crime, Women and Gender

    By Victoria E. Collins

    The United Nations has called violence against women "the most pervasive, yet least recognized human rights abuse in the world" and there is a long-established history of the systematic victimization of women by the state during times of peace and conflict. This book contributes to the established…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Domestic Violence in International Context

    Edited by Diana Scharff Peterson, Julie A. Schroeder

    Domestic violence does not discriminate and is prevalent throughout the word regardless of race, age or socio-economic status. Why, then, do reactions and response differ so widely throughout the world? While some countries work diligently to address the matter through prevention and training,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand

    By Greg Newbold

    Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand examines the recent crime trends and the social, political, and legal changes in New Zealand from the end of the twentieth century to the present. Serving as the only New Zealand–specific criminal justice text, this book takes a direct look at what is unique…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27

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