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  • Criminology

    A Sociological Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Eamonn Carrabine, Alexandra Cox, Pamela Cox, Isabel Crowhurst, Anna Di Ronco, Pete Fussey, Anna Sergi, Nigel South, Darren Thiel, Jackie Turton

    Comprehensive, critical and accessible, Criminology: A Sociological Introduction offers an authoritative overview of the study of criminology, from early theoretical perspectives to pressing contemporary issues such as the globalisation of crime, crimes against the environment, terrorism and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Frank van Tubergen

    Comprehensive and engaging, this textbook introduces students not only to foundational sociological work, but also to insights from contemporary sociological theory and research. This combined approach ensures that students become familiar with the core of sociology: key concepts, theories,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Charisma

    A Micro-Sociological Theory, 1st Edition

    By Randall Collins

    What is charisma? And how does it generate influence and power? World-renowned sociologist Randall Collins explores these and many other questions in a highly readable exploration of the various forms of charisma and how charisma elevated Jesus, Cleopatra, Lawrence of Arabia, Queen Elizabeth,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Employment Relations in the Global Economy

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Carola Frege, John Kelly

    Employment Relations is widely taught in business schools around the world. However, an increasing emphasis is being placed on the comparative and international dimensions of the relationships between employers and workers. It is becoming crucial to consider today’s work and employment issues…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Framing and Managing Lean Organizations in the New Economy

    1st Edition

    By Darina Lepadatu, Thomas Janoski

    This book examines the dominance and significance of lean organizing in the international economy. Scholars from each discipline see lean production as positive or negative; the book blends theory with practice by sorting out these different academic views and revealing how lean is implemented in…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18 
    Routledge

  • Criminological Perspectives on Race and Crime

    4th Edition

    By Shaun L. Gabbidon

    Criminological Perspectives on Race and Crime, Fourth Edition, is the only text to look at the array of mainstream and unconventional explanations for crime as they relate to racial and ethnic populations. Each chapter begins with a historical review of each theoretical perspective and how its…

    Paperback – 2020-02-14 
    Routledge
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • The Tumultuous Politics of Scale

    Unsettled States, Migrants, Movements in Flux, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald M. Nonini, Ida Susser

    Contemporary politics, this book contends, depend upon the turbulent struggles and strategies around scale. Confl icts over scale can be seen as opaque class struggles. Political projects, whether from the ground up or representing corporate or state interests, continually contest the scale at…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Community Policing

    A Contemporary Perspective, 8th Edition

    By Victor E. Kappeler, Larry K. Gaines, Brian Schaefer

    Community Policing: A Contemporary Perspective, 8th Edition, provides comprehensive coverage of the philosophy and organizational strategy that expands the traditional police mandate of fighting crime to include forming partnerships with citizenry that endorse mutual support and participation. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-10 
    Routledge

  • Positive Organizational Behaviour

    1st Edition

    By Miguel Pina e Cunha, Arménio Rego, Ace Simpson, Stewart Clegg

    Positive Organizational Behaviour introduces the most recent theoretical and empirical insights on positive organizational practices, addressing emerging topics such as resilience, job crafting, responsible leadership and mindfulness. Other books on positive approaches tend to gloss over the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-05 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Statistical Concepts

    4th Edition

    By Richard G Lomax, Debbie L. Hahs-Vaughn, Debbie L. Hahs-Vaughn, Richard G. Lomax

    The new edition of An Introduction to Statistical Concepts is designed to help students really understand statistical concepts, the situations in which they can be used, and how to apply them to data. Hahs-Vaughn and Lomax discuss the most popular, along with many of the lesser-known, procedures…

    Hardback – 2020-01-08 
    Routledge

  • Statistical Concepts - A Second Course

    5th Edition

    By Debbie L. Hahs-Vaughn, Richard G. Lomax

    Statistical Concepts—A Second Course presents the last 10 chapters from An Introduction to Statistical Concepts, Fourth Edition. Designed for second and upper-level statistics courses, this book highlights how statistics work and how best to utilize them to aid students in the analysis of their own…

    Paperback – 2020-01-08 
    Routledge

  • The Theoretical Foundations of Criminology

    Place, Time and Context, 1st Edition

    By Jayne Mooney

    To confront the challenges criminologists face today and to satisfactorily critique the theories on which criminology is founded, we need to learn from the past. To do this we must give context to both theorist and theory. Written from a critical perspective, this book brings criminological…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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