Criminology and Criminal Justice Products

  • Female Offenders and Reentry

    Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society

    Edited by Lisa M. Carter, Catherine D. Marcum

    Often, research concerning the female offender is scarce. This book adds to the criminological literature on the topic of reentry for women, focusing on the barriers women face as they return to society and adjust to life after incarceration. Each chapter addresses specific issues, challenges, and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge

  • Memory and Miscarriages of Justice

    By Mark Howe, Lauren Knott, Martin Conway

    Memory is often the primary evidence in the courtroom, yet unfortunately this evidence may not be fit for purpose. This is because memory is both fallible and malleable; it is possible to forget and also to falsely remember things which never happened. The legal system has been slow to adapt to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    Psychology Press

  • Pioneers in Forensic Science

    Innovations and Issues in Practice

    By Kelly M. Pyrek

    This book highlights the contributions of leading forensic science practitioners, iconic figures who have been integral in both establishing current scientific and medicolegal practices and innovative evidence collection, testing, and analysis methods. Such professionals include Henry Lee, Michael…

    Hardback – 2017-08-02 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Victims and Victimology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sandra Walklate

    This second edition of the Handbook of Victims and Victimology presents a comprehensively revised and updated set of essays, bringing together internationally recognised scholars and practitioners to offer substantial research informed overviews within their specialist fields of investigation. This…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Peer Abuse Among Young People

    a contextual account

    By Carlene Firmin

    Peer on peer abuse is on the rise but there is a lack of literature on the topic. Taking a sociological and feminist perspective, this book reshapes the way this abuse is perceived by examining the interplay between the nature of the abuse and the gendered social context. Using case studies,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-30 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • True Believers

    A Symbolic Anthropological Study of Islamist Culture

    Edited by Dawn Perlmutter

    Written for defense, intelligence and law enforcement professionals, True Believers: A Symbolic Anthropological Study of Islamist Culture provides a comprehensive overview of the symbols, rituals, beliefs, customs, and unfamiliar practices of Islamist culture. Ritualistic crime expert Dawn…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26 
    CRC Press

  • ‘Doing’ Coercion in Male Custodial Settings

    An Ethnography of Italian Prison Officers Using Force

    By Luigi Gariglio

    This book offers a sustained study of on one feature of the prison officer’s job: the threat and use of force, which the author calls ‘doing’ coercion. Adopting an interactionist, micro-sociological perspective, the author presents new research based on one and a half years of participant…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26 
    Routledge
    Interactionist Currents

  • Trends in the Judiciary

    Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Three

    Edited by David Lowe, Dilip K. Das

    The third volume in the Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons series, Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Three provides an insider's view of the judicial system. Offering interviews from judges in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Europe,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-25 
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody

    By Darrell L. Ross, Gary M. Vilke

    As unrest over officer-involved shootings and deaths in custody takes center stage in conversations about policing and the criminal justice system, Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody addresses critical investigation components from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Remote Sensing Technology in Forensic Investigations

    Geophysical Techniques to Locate Clandestine Graves and Hidden Evidence

    By G. Clark Davenport

    Remote Sensing Technology in Forensic Investigations provides a basic understanding of concepts involved in the use of basic geophysical surveying, metal detectors, magnetics, electromagnetics and ground penetrating radar in police and forensic investigations. Such technology can be vital in…

    Hardback – 2017-07-24 
    CRC Press

  • Reforming 21st-Century Peacekeeping Operations

    Governmentalities of Security, Protection, and Police

    By Marc. G Doucet

    This book considers contemporary international interventions with a specific focus on analyzing the frameworks that have guided recent peacekeeping operations led by the United Nations. Drawing from the work of Michel Foucault and Foucauldian-inspired approaches in the field of International…

    Hardback – 2017-07-20 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • A Feminist Perspective on Human Trafficking of Women and Girls

    Characteristics, Commonalities and Complexities

    Edited by Nancy M. Sidun, Deborah L. Hume

    Focusing on the trafficking of women and girls from a feminist perspective, this book examines how social structures and gender influence human trafficking. While women and girls are not the only victims of trafficking, they tend to be disproportionally represented. Structural inequities –…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

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