Criminology and Criminal Justice Products

  • The Financial Crisis and White Collar Crime - Legislative and Policy Responses

    A Critical Assessment

    Edited by Nicholas Ryder, Umut Turksen, Jon Tucker

    This book offers a commentary on the responses to white collar crime since the financial crisis. The book brings together experts from academia and practice to analyse the legal and policy responses which have been put in place following the 2008 financial crisis. The book looks at a range of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-06 
    The Law of Financial Crime

  • Race and Ethnicity in the Juvenile and Criminal Justice Systems

    Contemporary issues of offending behavior and judicial responses

    Edited by Jennifer H Peck

    Over the last few decades, the racial and ethnic composition of the United States has changed dramatically. This seismic transformation has important implications for theory, research, policy, and public opinion – perhaps most crucially around the topic of race/ethnicity and our justice systems.…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 

  • Public Corruption

    Regional and National Perspectives on Procurement Fraud

    Edited by Petter Gottschalk, Perry Stanislas

    This edited volume presents the latest scholarly research on the practice of public corruption. The authors explore the causes and methods of fraud-related crime, as well as how it can be detected. The book also investigates the best strategies to prevent corruption, as well as convention…

    Hardback – 2017-02-02 
    CRC Press

  • Mafia-type Organisations and Extortion in Italy

    The Camorra in Campania

    Edited by Giacomo Di Gennaro, Antonio La Spina

    Mafia-type organizations generate several distorting effects on the economy. In Italy their presence is endemic, and not only in Southern regions such as Sicily, Campania or Calabria. Such organizations endure the fierce and continuous pressure exerted by Italian anti-mafia policy, maybe the most…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Trafficking

    Edited by Ryszard Piotrowicz, Conny Rijken, Baerbel Heide Uhl

    Trafficking in human beings (THB) has been described as ‘modern slavery’. It is a serious criminal activity that has significant ramifications for the human rights of the victims. It poses major challenges to the State, society and individual victims. THB is not a static given but a constantly…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Punishment

    2nd edition

    By Thom Brooks

    This new second edition of Punishment includes a revised and expanded defence of the groundbreaking unified theory of punishment that brings together elements of retribution, deterrence and rehabilitation into a new coherent framework. Thom Brooks expands the chapter length case studies from…

    Paperback – 2017-01-30 

  • Rethinking Punishment

    Challenging Conventions in Research and Policy

    By Karol M Lucken

    There are visible signs that the "get-tough" era of punishment is finally winding down. A "get-smart" agenda has emerged that aims to reduce costs and crime by reducing the incarceration of non-violent drug offenders, expanding use of community-based corrections, revising sentencing structures, and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24 

  • Regulating Preventive Justice

    Principle, Policy and Paradox

    Edited by Tamara Tulich, Rebecca Ananian-Welsh, Simon Bronitt, Sarah Murray

    Like medicine, law is replete with axioms of prevention. ‘Prevention is better than cure’ has a long pedigree in both fields. 17th century jurist Sir Edward Coke observed that ‘preventing justice excelleth punishing justice’. A century later, Sir William Blackstone similarly stated that ‘preventive…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24 

  • The Psychological Autopsy

    A Roadmap for Uncovering the Barren Bones of the Suicide's Mind

    By Antoon Leenaars

    The best way to grasp the essence of death scene investigation (DSI) is to witness its application, called the psychological autopsy, by an expert forensic scientist/clinician. This remarkable book affords the opportunity to delve into the challenges that the forensic mental health specialist and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24 

  • Cop Doc

    The Police Psychologist's Casebook--Narratives From Police Psychology

    By Daniel Rudofossi

    Cop Doc delivers a unique map of police psychology. Daniel Rudofossi’s vision delivers compelling inside scoops: the first-grade detective who nailed the Times Square bomber, intelligence enigmas unraveled by the DEA intelligence chief, wisdom culled from a best-selling novelist, a NYPD…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24 

  • The Financial War on Terrorism

    A Review of Counter-Terrorist Financing Strategies Since 2001

    By Nicholas Ryder

    On September 11, 2001, 19 terrorists committed the largest and deadliest terrorist attack in the United States of America. The response from the inter-national community, and in particular the US, was swift. President George Bush declared what has commonly been referred to as either the ‘War on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19 

  • Security Ethics

    Edited by Tom Sorell, John Guelke, Katerina Hadjimatheou

    Governments often act in the name of security to protect their citizenries. For example by legislation or by the recruitment and employment of large numbers of armed personnel to detect and prosecute violent crime, or via engagements in military interventions to repel or pre-empt foreign attacks.…

    Hardback – 2017-01-18 
    The Library of Essays on Legal Ethics and the Enforcement of Law

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