Theories of Crime Products

  • 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

  • Lone-Actor Terrorists

    A behavioural analysis

    By Paul Gill

    This book provides the first empirical analysis of lone-actor terrorist behaviour. Based upon a unique dataset of 111 lone actors that catalogues the life span of the individual’s development, the book contains important insights into what an analysis of their behaviours might imply for practical…

    Paperback – 2016-08-13 
    Routledge
    Political Violence

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Elaine Fishwick, Marinella Marmo

    The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights brings together a diverse body of work from around the globe and across a wide range of criminological topics and perspectives, united by its critical application of human rights law and principles. This collection explores the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Criminal Justice Ethics

    Edited by Jonathan Jacobs, Jonathan Jackson

    The enormous financial cost of criminal justice has motivated increased scrutiny and recognition of the need for constructive change, but what of the ethical costs of current practices and policies? Moreover, if we seriously value the principles of liberal democracy then there is no question that…

    Hardback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand

    By Greg Newbold

    Crime and Justice in New Zealand examines the recent crime trends and the social, political, and legal changes in New Zealand from the end of the twentieth century to the present. Serving as the only New Zealand–specific criminal justice text, this book takes a direct look at what is unique about…

    Paperback – 2016-06-10 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2016-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Order and Conflict in Public Space

    Edited by Mattias De Backer, Lucas Melgaço, 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 – 2016-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Foucault, Crime and Power

    Problematisations of Crime in the Twentieth Century

    By Christian Borch

    This book presents a Foucauldian problematisation analysis of crime, with a particular focus on the twentieth century. It considers how crime has been conceived as problem and, by scrutinising the responses that have been adapted to deal with crime, demonstrates how a range of power modalities have…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Rural Criminology

    Edited by Joseph F Donnermeyer

    49% of the world’s population lives in small towns, villages and farms, yet until recent years criminological scholarship has focused almost exclusively on urban crimes. The Routledge International Handbook of Rural Criminology is the first major publication to bring together this growing body of…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Politics of Abolition Revisited

    By Thomas Mathiesen

    Originally published in 1974 and the recipient of the Denis Carroll Book Prize at the World Congress of the International Criminology Society in 1978, Thomas Mathiesen’s The Politics of Abolition is a landmark text in critical criminology. In its examination of Scandinavian penal policy and call…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Desistance

    Reviewing what we know and looking to the future

    Edited by Joanna Shapland, Stephen Farrall, Anthony Bottoms

    In recent years attention has switched from how adolescents are attracted into crime, to how adults reduce their offending and then stop – the process of desistance. There are now around a dozen major longitudinal and in-depth studies around the world which have followed or are following offenders…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14
    Routledge

  • Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    The crime of homicide has long animated academic debate, community concern and political attention. The discussion has often centered on the perceived (in)adequacy of legal responses to homicide, questions of culpability, and divergent representations of victims and offenders. Within this, notions…

    Hardback – 2016-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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