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  • Juvenile Justice in Europe

    Past, Present and Future

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    At a time when Europe is witnessing major cultural, social, economic and political challenges and transformations, this book brings together leading researchers and experts from across the continent to consider a range of pressing questions relating to the historical origins, contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30 

  • The "Troubled" Adolescent

    Challenges and Resilience within Family and Multicultural Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Jennifer L. Lovell, Joseph L. White

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 

  • Juvenile Justice

    An Introduction to Process, Practice, and Research

    By James Burfeind, Dawn Jeglum Bartusch, Dusten R. Hollist

    This book provides a comprehensive and thought-provoking introduction to the juvenile justice system in the United States. It begins by tracing the historical origins of the legal concept of juvenile delinquency and the institutional responses that developed, and analyzes the problem of delinquency…

    Paperback – 2018-08-07 

  • Liberal Child Welfare Policy and its Destruction of Black Lives

    By James G. Dwyer

    How can we end the inter-generational cycle of poverty and dysfunction in the US's urban ghettos? This ground-breaking and controversial book is the first to provide a child-centered perspective on the subject by combining a wealth of social science information with sophisticated normative…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28 

  • Intergenerational Continuity of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour

    An International Overview of Current Studies

    Edited by Veroni I. Eichelsheim, Steve G. A. van de Weijer

    The relationship between a parent and a child is without any doubt one of the most influential and intimate relationships over the life course of an individual. Children resemble their parents in a variety of life outcomes such as socioeconomic status, family formation characteristics, and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-20 
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice in Russia

    Past Legacies and Present Challenges

    Edited by Anna Gurinskaya, Mahesh K. Nalla

    Though criminology took root in Russia in the early 1800s and has gone through various stages of maturation—paralleling developments of the discipline in Europe and North America over the last two centuries—its contributions and presence in the field is hardly noticeable in the English-speaking…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14 

  • Deviance and Social Control

    Edited by Mary McIntosh, Paul Rock

    Originally published in 1974, Deviance and Social Control represents a collection of original papers first heard at the annual meeting of the British Sociological Association in 1971. They reveal how the American approach to deviance has been taken up by British sociologists, and revised and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-09 
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction

    By Stephen Case

    This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21

  • Elite Deviance

    11th Edition

    By David R. Simon

    Tracing the causes of elite deviance to the structure of U.S. power and wealth, this book introduces students to theories of elite deviance and covers both criminal and non-criminal elite acts that cause significant harm. This considerably updated, 11th edition enriches its coverage of both…

    Paperback – 2018-02-16

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Youth, Community and the Struggle for Social Justice

    By Tim Goddard, Randy Myers

    Activists, policymakers, and scholars in the US have called for policy reform and evidence-based efforts to decrease the number of people in jail and prison, improve hostile police–community relations, and rollback the "tough on crime" movement. Given that poor people, particularly poor people of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Routledge Handbook on Deviance

    Edited by Stephen E. Brown, Ophir Sefiha

    The Routledge Handbook on Deviance brings together original contributions on deviance, with a focus on new, emerging, and hidden forms of deviant behavior. The editors have curated a comprehensive collection highlighting the relativity of deviance, with chapters exploring the deviant behaviors…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06

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