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  • What’s Happened To The University?

    A sociological exploration of its infantilisation

    By Frank Furedi

    The radical transformation that universities are undergoing today is no less far-reaching than the upheavals that it experienced in the 1960s. However today when almost 50 per cent of young people participate in higher education what occurs in universities matters directly to the whole of society.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-23 
    Routledge

  • Crime Control As Industry

    Towards Gulags, Western Style

    By Nils Christie

    Crime Control As Industry, translated into many languages, is a modern classic of criminology and sociology. Nils Christie, one of the leading criminologists of his era, argues that crime control, rather than crime itself is the real danger for our future. Prison populations, especially in Russia…

    Paperback – 2016-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics

  • 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

  • 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 – 2016-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Transnational Crime and Criminal Law

  • Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities

    Edited by Nina Persak

    The increasing trend and prevalence of incivilities-targeting punitive regulatory measures across Europe raises important issues regarding the legitimacy, effectiveness and impact of such formal social control. Regulation and Social Control of Incivilities addresses the pertinent issues of current…

    Hardback – 2016-07-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Crime and Criminal Justice in America

    3rd Edition

    By Joycelyn Pollock

    This text offers a concise, affordable and reader-friendly introduction to the criminal justice system. It explores the system in four sections: the criminal justice system as social control, law enforcement as social control, the law as social control, and corrections as social control. Designed…

    Paperback – 2016-07-01
    Routledge

  • Policing, Port Security and Crime Control

    An Ethnography of the Port Securityscape

    By Yarin Eski

    Ports are the vital hubs of the maritime transport industry, and crucial to the flow of global trade. The protection of this global supply chain from crime and terrorism is a fundamental objective of port security, and is a landscape beset by new challenges and changes post 9/11. Building on…

    Hardback – 2016-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Opening the Black Box

    The Work of Watching

    By Gavin J. D. Smith

    Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are a prominent, if increasingly familiar, feature of urbanism. They symbolize the faith that spatial authorities place in technical interventions for the treatment of social problems. CCTV was principally introduced to sterilize municipalities, to govern…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Order and Conflict in Public Space

    Edited by Mattias De Backer, Lucas Melgaco, Georgiana Varna, Francesca Menichelli

    Which public and whose space? The understanding of public space as an arena where individuals can claim full use and access hides a reality of constant negotiation, conflict and surveillance. This collection uses case studies concerning the management, use, and transgression of public space to…

    Hardback – 2016-05-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Intelligence-Led Policing

    2nd Edition

    By Jerry H. Ratcliffe

    What is intelligence-led policing? Who came up with the idea? Where did it come from? How does it relate to other policing paradigms? What distinguishes an intelligence-led approach to crime reduction? How is it designed to have an impact on crime? Does it prevent crime? These are just a few of the…

    Paperback – 2016-04-13
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art

    Edited by Jeffrey Ian Ross

    The Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art integrates and reviews current scholarship in the field of graffiti and street art. Thirty-seven original contributions are organized around four sections: History, Types, and Writers/Artists of Graffiti and Street Art; Theoretical…

    Hardback – 2016-03-08
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Histories of State Surveillance in Europe and Beyond

    Edited by Kees Boersma, Rosamunde van Brakel, Chiara Fonio, Pieter Wagenaar

    Does the development of new technology cause an increase in the level of surveillance used by central government? Is the growth in surveillance merely a reaction to terrorism, or a solution to crime control? Are there more structural roots for the increase in surveillance?This book attempts to find…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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