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  • Munchausen by Proxy and Other Factitious Abuse

    Practical and Forensic Investigative Techniques

    By Kathryn Artingstall

    This book covers Munchausen and Munchausen by Proxy (MBP) though the terms have recently changed. The 2013 DSM-V—the update to the American Psychiatric Association's (APA) diagnostic and classification tool—has classified both Munchausen and MBP as "Factitious Systematic Abuse." While thought to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09 
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • Understanding Criminal Justice in Hong Kong

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eric Wing Hong Chui, T. Wing Lo

    In recent years law, crime and justice have become increasingly politicised in Hong Kong. Understanding Criminal Justice in Hong Kong, 2nd Edition offers a detailed and comprehensive overview of and introduction to the criminal justice system in Hong Kong, building upon recent events and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Transnational Organised Crime

    A Comparative Analysis

    By Tom Obokata, Brian Payne

    Organised crime covers a wide range of activities, including drug trafficking, illegal trafficking of people, and fraud. The existence of a land border does not impede these operations; instead in many cases it is used to their advantage. In response, law enforcement strategies must include a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnational Crime and Criminal Law

  • The Sexual Murderer

    Offender behaviour and implications for practice

    By Eric Beauregard, Melissa Martineau

    Sexual homicide continues to be one of the most widely reported and sensationalised forms of murder, attracting fascination from the public and scholars alike. Despite this continued interest, few empirical studies have been conducted on this particular form of sexual crime. The Sexual Murderer…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Restorative Policing

    Concepts, theory and practice

    By Kerry Clamp, Craig Paterson

    In the UK and elsewhere, restorative justice and policing are core components of a range of university programmes; however, currently no such text exists on the intersection of these two areas of study. This book draws together these diverse theoretical perspectives to provide an innovative,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Sexual Abuse in Youth Sport

    A sociocultural analysis

    By Michael J. Hartill

    Cases of sport-related child sexual abuse have received increasing news coverage in recent years. This book documents and evaluates this important issue through a critical investigation of the research and theory on sexual violence and child sex offending that has emerged over the past thirty years…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Drugs in Society

    Causes, Concepts, and Control, 8th Edition

    By Michael D. Lyman

    Drugs in Society, 8th Edition, focuses on the many critical areas of America's drug problem, providing a foundation for rational decision-making within this complex and multi-disciplinary field. Lyman offers a comprehensive big-picture examination of the US drug problem, dealing with drugs, abusers…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Criminology: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Sandra Walklate

    Criminology is a discipline that is constituted by its subject matter rather than being bound by an agreed set of concepts or way of thinking. This fully updated third edition of Criminology: The Basics is a lively and engaging guide to this compelling and complex subject. Topics covered include:…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Briefs of Leading Cases in Corrections

    6th Edition

    By Rolando V. del Carmen, Susan E. Ritter, Betsy A. Witt

    The sixth edition of Briefs of Leading Cases in Corrections provides accurate and concise coverage of topics of vital importance to criminal justice personnel — prison law, probation, parole, the death penalty, juvenile justice, and sentencing. Each chapter contains an introduction to the topic…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Homicide

    A Forensic Psychology Casebook

    Edited by Joan Swart, Lee Mellor

    Forensic psychology plays an increasingly important role in criminal investigations and legal decision-making. The quantity and quality of empirical research studies and publications followed this trend to lend valuable scientific support and ensure the validity and reliability of methods and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Terrorism Online

    Politics, Law and Technology

    By Lee Jarvis, Stuart MacDonald, Thomas M. Chen

    This book investigates the intersection of terrorism, digital technologies and cyberspace. The evolving field of cyber-terrorism research is dominated by single-perspective, technological, political, or sociological texts. In contrast, Terrorism Online uses a multi-disciplinary framework to…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

  • Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Five

    Edited by Bruce Baker, Dilip K. Das

    Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume 5 is based on the premise that police officials have a wealth of experience that can make significant contributions to our understanding of the prospects and problems of policing today. Each chapter consists of an interview…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30 
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

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