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  1. Routledge-Sponsored ACJS Awards – nominate now!

    With the 2015 ACJS conference still fresh in your mind, why not nominate the papers you thought were outstanding for these two Routledge-sponsored ACJS awards?

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  2. Anthony Ellis on BBC Radio 5 Live ‘Men’s Hour’

    Routledge author Dr. Anthony Ellis of Salford University, UK recently featured on the radio program 'Men's Hour' to discuss the relationship between masculinity and violence... Read more...

  3. New - The Routledge Handbook of White-Collar and Corporate Crime in Europe

    Edited by Judith Van Erp, Wim Huisman and Gudrun Vande Walle

    ‘This superb handbook brings together leading European scholars of white-collar and corporate crime. In light of the increasing globalization of manufacturing, markets, finance, and governance, its expansive coverage of landmark cases throughout Europe and European responses to them could not have appeared at a more opportune time. The editors and contributors are to be commended for enlarging our vision of white-collar and corporate crime as a problem of worldwide significance.’ - Michael L. Benson, Professor, School of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati, USA

    To order your copy and take advantage of the pre-publication offer of £125 / $205 just click here

    (RRP £140 / $225. Valid until July 2015)

  4. Corrections in the Community

    6th Edition
    By Edward J. Latessa, Paula Smith

    This text examines the current state of community corrections and proposes an evidence-based approach to making programs more effective. As the U.S. prison system approaches meltdown, options like probation, parole, alternative sentencing, and both residential and non-residential programs in the community continue to grow in importance... Read more...

  5. Community Policing

    A Contemporary Perspective, 7th Edition
    By Victor E. Kappeler, Larry K. Gaines

    Community policing is a 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 first textbook of its kind, Community Policing: A Contemporary Perspective delineates this progressive approach... Read more...

  6. Youth Street Gangs

    A Critical Appraisal
    By David C. Brotherton

    Gangs have been heavily pathologized in the last several decades. In comparison to the pioneering Chicago School's work on gangs in the 1920s we have moved away from a humanistic appraisal of and sensitivity toward the phenomenon and have allowed the gang to become a highly plastic folk devil outside of history... Read more...

  7. Women, Crime and Justice author wins Outstanding Mentor Award at ACJS 2015

    Earlier this month during the Academy of Criminal Justice Annual Meeting, author of Women, Crime and Criminal Justice Rosemary Barbaret received an Outstanding Mentor Award... Read more...

  8. Just Authority? - Now Available in Paperback

    Just Authority? provides the most authoritative and comprehensive analysis thus far of the meaning, distribution and significance of trust in the police and the legitimacy of legal authorities... Read more...
     

  9. In Memoriam: Richard H. Ward

    Routledge author Richard H. (Dick) Ward died unexpectedly on February 17, 2015, at the age of 75. Ward was coauthor (with James W. Osterburg) of the highly acclaimed Criminal Investigation: A Method for Reconstructing the Past, now in its seventh edition, working with Routledge (Anderson Publishing) editor Ellen S. Boyne since the planning and development of the first edition, which was published in 1992... Read more...

  10. Series: Critical Concepts in Criminology

    Edited and introduced by leading experts in the field, Routledge’s Major Works collections are designed to meet today’s research, reference, and teaching needs. The Critical Concepts in Criminology series includes a number of titles within the subject area of Crime and Criminal Justice. An area of interest with a fast expanding body of literature, titles within this series provide an authoritative look at some of the key areas of interest within Criminology.

    Check out the series here!

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