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  • Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence

    An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Steiner, John Wooldredge

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence considers both the individual and prison characteristics associated with violence perpetration and violent victimization among both prison inmates and staff. Prison violence is not a random process; rates of violence vary across prisons and the odds of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Cumulative Extremism

    A Comparative Historical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Alexander J Carter

    This book frames several historical incidents of violent movement-countermovement conflicts within the concept of ‘cumulative extremism’— the mutually reinforcing dynamic of radicalisation that can develop between two or more antagonistic groups. Drawing on several in-depth case studies, including…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Silenced Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence

    1st Edition

    By Olivera Simic

    The condemnation of wartime sexual violence as a gross violation of human rights has received widespread support. While rape and other forms of sexual violence have attracted considerable local and international attention, this often excludes wartime sexual violence among women belonging to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Rape in the Nordic Countries (Open Access)

    Continuity and Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marie Bruvik Heinskou, May-Len Skilbrei, Kari Stefansen

    While the Nordic countries are listed at the top in most international rankings of gender equality and citizens’ feelings of security, studies on the prevalence of sexual victimisation present a different picture, suggesting that the very countries that have invested much in establishing gender…

    Hardback – 2019-11-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Vigilantism against Migrants and Minorities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tore Bjørgo, Miroslav Mareš

    This edited volume traces the rise of far right vigilante movements – some who have been involved in serious violence against minorities, migrants and other vulnerable groups in society, whereas other vigilantes are intimidating but avoid using violence. Written by an international team of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Necrogeopolitics

    On Death and Death-Making in International Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Alphin, François Debrix

    Necrogeopolitics: On Death and Death-Making in International Relations brings together a diverse array of critical IR scholars, political theorists, critical security studies researchers, and critical geographers to provide a series of interventions on the topic of death and death-making in global…

    Hardback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Terrorist Deradicalisation in Global Contexts

    Success, Failure and Continuity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rohan Gunaratna, Sabariah Hussin

    A collection of case studies of terrorist rehabilitation programmes from around the world, this book examines the wide-ranging methodologies of terrorist deradicalisation initiatives adopted by different countries globally. It contextualises these programmes as they were initiated and explains the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Politics of Disorder and Instability

  • Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System

    Global Perspectives on Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy O'Brien, Cédric Foussard

    Children who come into conflict with the law are more likely to have experienced violence or adversity than their non-offending peers. Exacerbating the deleterious effects of this childhood trauma, children’s contact with the criminal justice system poses undue risks of physical, sexual, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Gender Violence in Ecofeminist Perspective

    Intersections of Animal Oppression, Patriarchy and Domination of the Earth, 1st Edition

    By Gwen Hunnicutt

    This book aims to begin an eco-centered, eco-feminist informed discussion about the ways in which our relationship to “nature” is bound up with gender, patriarchy, and violence. Ecofeminist scholars study the interconnections between gendered relationships of domination among humans, between humans…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • The Logic of Violence

    An Ethnography of Dublin's Illegal Drug Trade, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Marsh

    Violence is widely associated with illegal drug markets, and is one of the features that can differentiate illegal capitalism from legitimate business. This book explores the perceived causes and functions of violence in an illegal drug market in Dublin City, Ireland. Understanding why violence…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing

    1st Edition

    By Emma K. Russell

    Despite ongoing challenges to the criminalisation and surveillance of queer lives, police leaders are now promoted as allies and defenders of LGBT rights. However, in this book, Emma K. Russell argues that the surface inclusion of select LGBT identities in the protective aspirations of the law…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Queering Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Perspectives on Criminality and Violence, 2nd Edition

    By David W Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave. This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to criminal behaviour, examining and integrating…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

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