Crime Control Products

  • Policing European Metropolises

    The Politics of Security in City-Regions

    Edited by Elke Devroe, Adam Edwards, Paul Ponsaers

    Understanding the politics of security in city-regions is increasingly important for the study of contemporary policing. This book argues that national and international governing arrangements are being outflanked by various transnational threats, including the cross-border terrorism of the attacks…

    Hardback – 2017-03-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Nick Tilley, Aiden Sidebottom

    This second edition of the Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety provides a completely revised and updated collection of essays focusing on the theory and practice of crime prevention and the creation of safer communities. This book is divided into five comprehensive parts: Part I,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge

  • Prostitution Research in Context

    Methodology, Representation and Power

    Edited by Marlene Spanger, May-Len Skilbrei

    The starting point for this book is the question of how we research sex for sale and the implications of the choices we make in terms of epistemology and ethics. Which dilemmas and ethical aspects need to be taken into account when producing qualitative data within a highly politicised and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-03 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-36

    By Galen Broeker

    In this book which was first published in 1970, author Galen Broeker traces the events of a crucial period in the struggle of the British government to bring law and order to rural Ireland. He demonstrates that throughout the forty years following the union a major challenge to government in…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The History of Crime and Punishment

  • Policing and Punishment in Nineteenth Century Britain

    Edited by Victor Bailey

    In the years between 1750 and 1868, English criminal justice underwent significant changes. The two most crucial developments were the gradual establishment of an organised, regular police, and the emergence of new secondary punishments, following the restriction in the scope of the death penalty.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The History of Crime and Punishment

  • Policing the Victorian Community

    The Formation of English Provincial Police Forces, 1856-80

    Edited by Carolyn Steedman

    The year 1856 saw the first compulsory Police Act in England (and Wales). Over the next thirty years a class society came to be policed by a largely working-class police. This book, first published in 1984, traces the process by which men made themselves into policemen, translating ideas about work…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The History of Crime and Punishment

  • Crime and Criminal Justice in America

    3rd Edition

    By Joycelyn Pollock

    Crime and Criminal Justice in America, Third Edition, addresses the major controversial issues in U.S. policing, courts, and the correctional system. This book features unique graphical displays and contemporary data and research, developed by Joycelyn Pollock, criminologist, and University…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Public Disorder and Globalization

    By Sophie Body-Gendrot

    The current growth of incidents of public disorder around the world can be seen as symptomatic of major transformations in globalized society, government, and technology. But while disorder is routinely perceived as a disturbing phenomenon, it can also be a catalyst for positive transformation and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Managing Public Safety Technology

    Deploying Systems in Police, Courts, Corrections, and Fire Organizations

    By Jeffrey A. Rose, Donald C. Lacher

    Divided into four sections—public safety agencies, key issues like interoperability and cybercrime, management skills, and emerging trends like the transfer of military technologies to civilian agencies, Managing Public Safety Technology illustrates how essential managing technology is to the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Municipal Corporate Security in International Context

    By Kevin Walby, Randy K Lippert

    Corporate security is a form of regulation that involves centralized management of access control, physical security, personnel security, and information security inside an organization. For all the research on public policing, national security, and private contract security in sociology,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • 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 – 2016-10-11
    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 – 2016-09-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Classics

3Series in Crime Control

Product Search