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  • Cultural Practices of Victimhood

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Hoondert, Paul Mutsaers, William Arfman

    Cultural Practices of Victimhood aims to set the agenda for a cultural study of victimhood. Words such as ‘victim’ and ‘victimhood’ represent shifting cultural signifiers, their meaning depending on the cultural context of their usage. Using case studies and through a practice-based approach,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Criminal Abuse of Women and Children

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Obi N.I. Ebbe, Dilip K. Das

    The abuse of women and children transcends geographical boundaries as well as economic, cultural, religious, political, and social divisions. Comprised of the work of more than 20 academics and practitioners from around the world, Criminal Abuse of Women and Children documents the atrocities that…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • Policing Global Movement

    Tourism, Migration, Human Trafficking, and Terrorism, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Caroline Taylor, Daniel Joseph Torpy, Dilip K. Das

    The movement of humans across borders is increasing exponentially—some for benign reasons, others nefarious, including terrorism, human trafficking, and people smuggling. Consequently, the policing of human movement within and across borders has been and remains a significant concern to nations.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • Understanding Sex for Sale

    Meanings and Moralities of Sexual Commerce, 1st Edition

    Edited by May-Len Skilbrei, Marlene Spanger

    The problem of prostitution, sex work or sex for sale can often be misunderstood, if we do not take into consideration its spatial, temporal and political context. Understanding Sex for Sale aims to understand how prostitution, sex work or sex for sale are delineated, contested and understood in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • International Handbook of Victimology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shlomo Giora Shoham, Paul Knepper, Martin Kett

    In the nearly four decades since the First International Symposium on Victimology convened in Jerusalem in 1973, some concepts and themes have continued to hold a prominent place in the literature, while new ones have also emerged. Exploring enduring topics such as conceptions of victimhood,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence

    An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Steiner, John Wooldredge

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence considers both the individual and prison characteristics associated with violence perpetration and violent victimization among both prison inmates and staff. Prison violence is not a random process; rates of violence vary across prisons and the odds of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Human Factor of Cybercrime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rutger Leukfeldt, Thomas J. Holt

    Cybercrimes are often viewed as technical offenses that require technical solutions, such as antivirus programs or automated intrusion detection tools. However, these crimes are committed by individuals or networks of people which prey upon human victims and are detected and prosecuted by criminal…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Routledge Handbook on Victims' Issues in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cliff Roberson

    The Routledge Handbook on Victims’ Issues in Criminal Justice is a comprehensive and authoritative handbook on current issues, with a distinctive emphasis on the delivery of suitable and effective services. The editor provides an introduction and conclusion to the handbook, synthesizing original…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

  • Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System

    Global Perspectives on Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy O'Brien, Cédric Foussard

    Children who come into conflict with the law are more likely to have experienced violence or adversity than their non-offending peers. Exacerbating the deleterious effects of this childhood trauma, children’s contact with the criminal justice system poses undue risks of physical, sexual, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Private Security and Domestic Violence

    The Risks and Benefits of Private Security Companies Working With Victims of Domestic Violence, 1st Edition

    By Diarmaid Harkin

    Private companies are increasingly involved with the security of domestic violence victims. This has manifested in a number of ways, including private security companies working in partnership with domestic violence services, the proliferation of security-technology companies that seek a market…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Islamophobic Hate Crime

    A Student Textbook, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan, Irene Zempi

    In recent years, there has been a sharp increase in anti-Muslim attacks. What is driving the proliferation of these hate crimes? Why are Muslims being demonised? Building on current research and drawing upon real-life examples and case studies, this book provides an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale, with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

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