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  • Cross-Cultural Profiles of Policing

    By Dilip K. Das, Osman Dolu, Bonnie Mihalka

    While the police forces in democratic countries have certain similarities, their cultures, histories, and political priorities contribute to significant differences in police customs, behaviors, and procedures. Examining the differences and similarities in approaches from one nation to the next,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Practical Forensic Entomology

    Time of Death, Decomposition, and the Insects Used in Death Investigation

    By Neal H. Haskell

    This book examines the theory and procedures of forensic entomology and provides an array of taxonomic insect identification keys for commonly encountered carrion insect species. Each chapter begins with a case study taken from the author's own investigations. The book explores the background of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • Introduction to Terrorism, Second Edition

    By David H. McElreath, Carl J. Jensen, Michael Wigginton, Chester L. Quarles, Stephen Mallory, Daniel Adrian Doss, Robert Nations

    Written for students and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, National Security, and Intelligence, this textbook presents a critical examination of the topic of terrorism. It covers its historical roots and proceeds through events in history to present-day…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Free Will and the Law

    New Perspectives

    Edited by Allan McCay, Michael Sevel

    This collection critically discusses the ground-breaking contribution of philosopher and appellate judge, David Hodgson, to the free will debate, and the significance of his contribution to the philosophy of law. Bringing together many of the world’s leading theorists of free will and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Applied Legal Philosophy

  • Race, Migration and Social Mobility

    Pathways to Success of Children of Post-Colonial Immigrants in France

    By Shirin Shahrokni

    This book offers an in-depth sociological exploration of the social trajectories, identity negotiations and aspirations of France’s children of post-colonial immigrants embarked on paths of extreme upward intergenerational mobility. Departing from the focus of much scholarly literature on life…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • 21st Century Irish Paganism

    Worldview, Ritual, Identity

    By Jenny Butler

    21st Century Irish Paganism provides an overview of the beliefs and practices of practitioners of Paganism in modern Ireland. Modern-day nature-based spirituality or religiosity, as distinct from pre-Christian contexts of indigenous religions, is examined here in relation to beliefs, rituals,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Religions

  • Understanding Victim Response to Interpersonal Violence

    Tools for Interviewing, Investigation, and Prosecution

    By Veronique N. Valliere

    Understanding Victim Response to Interpersonal Violence provides direct, accessible information for criminal justice personnel ‘in the trenches’ with the victims. It outlines interpersonal violence victims’ decisions and action by providing context and factors that commonly impact victim responses,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Thinking About Victimization

    Context and Consequences

    By Jillian J Turanovic, Travis C Pratt

    Bringing together theory and empirical research, this book offers an authoritative, comprehensive and accessible overview of victimization and considers its nature, its multiple sources and its consequences. Distinguishing itself from other texts on the topics, Understand Victimization puts theory…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Race, Crime and Restorative Justice

    By William R Wood, Juan Tauri

    While scholars restorative justice have acknowledged problems such as over-representation and bias in their research, there has been little adequate theory on how restorative practices either contributes to, or mitigates one of the most defining problems for criminal justice, namely the growing…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • The Criminology of Food and Agriculture

    By Joseph F. Donnermeyer

    While scholarship in rural criminology has grown over the past twenty years, extensive studies related to the criminological dimensions of food and agriculture remain scattered. This book offers a much needed synthesis of a wide literature on the criminology of food and agriculture, drawing on…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rural Criminology

  • Zero Waste

    Reconsidering Waste Management for the Future

    By Atiq Uz Zaman, Tahmina Ahsan

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • LGBTQ Stigma

    An Intersectional Examination of Hetero-cis-normativity

    By Meredith Worthen

    This book offers its readers the opportunity to expand their knowledge about LGBTQ stigma. In particular, this book is suitable for the classroom (graduate and advanced undergraduate) and as a scholarly resource because it offers both a theoretical and empirical overview of LGBTQ prejudices as they…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

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