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  1. Martin Andresen

    Interview with Martin Andresen, author of Environmental Criminology

    Martin Andresen has recently answered a few questions for us about his new book, Environmental Criminology. Find out how this developed as a new field of study, how Martin came to specialize in this area, and what makes this book stand out from other books in the field. Read the full interview here

  2. The Origins of Modern Financial Crime

    Historical foundations and current problems in Britain
    By Sarah Wilson

    The recent global financial crisis has been characterised as a turning point in the way we respond to financial crime. Focusing on this change and ‘crime in the commercial sphere’, this text considers the legal and economic dimensions of financial crime and its significance in societal consciousness in twenty-first century Britain... Read more...

  3. Green Cultural Criminology

    Constructions of Environmental Harm, Consumerism, and Resistance to Ecocide
    By Avi Brisman and Nigel South

    This book moves towards articulating a green cultural criminological perspective. Brisman and South examine existing overlapping research and offer a platform to support future excursions by green criminologists into cultural criminology’s concern with media images and representations, consumerism and consumption, and resistance... Read more...

  4. New Directions in Race, Ethnicity and Crime

    Edited by Coretta Phillips and Colin Webster

    This book offers an accessible and innovative approach, including chapters on anti-Semitism, social cohesion in London, Bradford and Glasgow, as well as an exploration of policing Traveller communities. Incorporating current empirical research and new departures in methodology and theory, this book also draws on a range of contemporary issues such as policing terrorism, immigration detention and youth gangs... Read more...

  5. Rural Criminology “Highly recommended” by Choice Magazine

    We are proud to announce that Rural Criminology by Joseph F Donnermeyer and Walter Dekeseredy has been "Highly recommended" by Choice Magazine. Click here to read an extract from the review. To find out which other Criminology titles have recently been highly recommended by Choice, visit our Routledge Choice Reviewed Titles online catalog.

  6. Learn more about our authors: Rosemary Barberet

  7. Electronically Monitored Punishment (New in Paperback)

    International and Critical Perspectives
    Edited by Mike Nellis, Kristel Beyens and Dan Kaminski

    Electronic monitoring (EM) is a way of supervising offenders in the community whilst they are on bail, serving a community sentence or after release from prison. Various technologies can be used, including voice verification, GPS satellite tracking and – most commonly - the use of radio frequency to monitor house arrest... Read more...

  8. Situational Prevention of Poaching

    Edited by Andrew M Lemieux

    For centuries, criminologists have looked for scientific ways to study, understand, and ultimately prevent crime. In this volume, a unique offense, poaching, is explored in various contexts to determine what opportunity structures favor this crime and how situational crime prevention may reduce its prevalence... Read more...

  9. Women, Crime and Criminal Justice

    A Global Enquiry
    By Rosemary L Barberet

    This is the first fully internationalized book to focus on women as offenders, victims and justice professionals. It provides background, as well as specialized information that allows readers to comprehend the global forces that shape women and crime; analyze different types of violence against women (in peacetime and in armed conflict); and grasp the challenges faced by women... Read more...

  10. The Making of Criminal Justice Policy

    By Sue Hobbs and Christopher Hamerton

    This new textbook will provide students of criminology with a better understanding of criminal justice policy and, in doing so, offers a framework for analyzing the social, economic and political processes that shape its creation. The book adopts a policy-oriented approach to criminal justice, connecting the study of criminology to the wider study of British government, public administration and politics... Read more... 

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