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  1. New Media and International Development

    Representation and affect in microfinance
    By Anke Schwittay

    New Media and International Development is the first in-depth examination of microfinance’s enduring popularity with Northern publics. Through a case study of Kiva.org, the world’s first person-to-person microlending website, and other microfinance organizations, the book argues that international development efforts have an affective dimension. Read more...

  2. October 2014 Textbook of the Month: Social Studies for Secondary Schools, 4th Edition

    Social Studies for Secondary Schools
    Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 4th Edition
    By Alan J. Singer 

    Request your Complimentary Copy Today!

  3. Introduction to Gender

    Social Science Perspectives, 2nd Edition
    By Jennifer Marchbank and Gayle Letherby

    Thoroughly updated in this second edition, Introduction to Gender offers an interdisciplinary approach to the main themes and debates in gender studies. This comprehensive and contemporary text explores the idea of gender from the perspectives of history, sociology, social policy, anthropology... Read more...

  4. 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 >>>

     

  5. 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.

  6. 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...

  7. 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.

  8. 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...

  9. 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. 

  10. 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 >>>

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