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  1. Double Award Winning Title

    We are extremely proud to announce that Rosemary L Barberet, has been announced as the winner of both the Division of International Criminology (DIC) Distinguished Book Award 2014 and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) Outstanding Book Award 2015, for her textbook, Women, Crime and Criminal Justice: A Global Enquiry.

    Read more about this double award winning title here >>>

     

  2. Author Interview: Forensic Practice in the Community

    Following the release of Forensic Practice in the Community, Zoë Ashmore and Richard Shuker, have answered a few questions for us about their new book.

    Read the full interview here to learn more about the cutting edge developments in this largely neglected area, and the importance of interventions.

  3. Forensic Criminology

    By Andy Williams

    This text provides an examination of the aetiological development of forensic criminology within the UK. It links the subjects of scientific criminology, criminal investigations, crime scene investigation, forensic science and the legal system, and provides an introduction to the important processes that take place from crime scene to courtroom... Read more...

  4. Win all titles in the Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs series!

    We are giving you the chance to win all 5 books from our Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs series edited by Morgan Marietta & Bert A. Rockman! Find out more about this key series and don’t worry – if you don’t win you can take advantage of a special 20% discount* on all titles in the series for a limited time only.

  5. 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 for the abolition of prisons, this book was enormously influential across Europe and beyond among criminologists, sociologists and legal scholars as well as advocates of prisoners’ rights...
    Read more...

  6. 5 Ways Head Teachers Can Set a Positive Tone for the New School Year

    To help you start off on the right foot for the school year ahead, here are 5 top tips you can't do without. 

  7. Criminology: A Sociological Introduction (3rd Edition)

    By Eamonn Carrabine, Pamela Cox, Pete Fussey, Dick Hobbs, Nigel South, Darren Thiel and Jackie Turton

    Building on the success of the second edition, Criminology: A Sociological Introduction offers a comprehensive overview of the study of criminology, from early theoretical perspectives to pressing contemporary issues such as the globalization of crime, crimes against the environment and state crime... Read more...

    Watch an interview with the authors here >>>

  8. (left to right) Catherine Doherty, Wendy Patton and Paul Shield

    Author Interview: Family Mobility

    Catherine Doherty, Wendy Patton and Paul Shield recently answered a few questions for us about their new book, Family Mobility: Reconciling Career Opportunities and Educational Strategy.

    Find out how the three authors came together to write a book on this topic, what surprised them when conducting the research for the book, and challenged their initial understanding of family mobility, and the opportununities for further research on this subject area. Click here for the full interview >>>

  9. FREE CONTENT from the Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies

    To coincide with the release of Rio de Janeiro: Urban Life through the Eyes of the City, by Beatriz Jaguaribe, we’d also like to offer you the opportunity to read a couple of related articles from the Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies. Click on the links below for FREE ACCESS to the following articles:

    Favelas and the esthetics of realism: Representations in film and literature

    Beyond Reality: Notes on the Representations of the Self in Santo Forte and Estamira


     

  10. Rio de Janeiro

    Urban Life through the Eyes of the City
    By Beatriz Jaguaribe

    "Through artistic imaginaries, media productions, social practices and spatial mappings, this book offers an insightful and original contribution to the understanding of Rio de Janeiro, one of the highly contested urban terrains in the world. Offering a rich diversity of examples extracted from lived experience, iconographic materials, and narratives, it provides innovative and compelling connections between theoretical questions and urban vignettes..." Read more...

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