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  1. Jones and Sparks: Punishment, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Richard Jones, Richard Sparks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Criminology

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life after Punishment

    Edited by Stephen Farrall, Richard Sparks, Shadd Maruna, Mike Hough

    Escape Routes: Contemporary Perspectives on Life After Punishment addresses the reasons why people stop offending, and the processes by which they are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community. Engaging with, and building upon, renewed criminological interest in this area, Escape Routes...

    Published April 15th 2012 by Routledge-Cavendish

  3. Public Criminology?

    By Ian Loader, Richard Sparks

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    What is the role and value of criminology in a democratic society? How do, and how should, its practitioners engage with politics and public policy? How can criminology find a voice in an agitated, insecure and intensely mediated world in which crime and punishment loom large in government agendas...

    Published July 4th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Criminal Justice and Political Cultures

    Edited by Tim Newburn, Richard Sparks

    As crime increasingly crosses national boundaries, and international co-operation takes firmer shape, so the development of ideas and policy on the control of crime has become an increasingly international and transnational affair. These developments call attention not just to the many points of...

    Published December 31st 2003 by Willan

  5. Crime, Risk and Insecurity

    Law and Order in Everyday Life and Political Discourse

    By Tim Hope, Richard Sparks

    This book presents new empirical and conceptual work on the questions of fear, anxiety, risk and trust - both as problems of everyday living and as key themes in the culture and politics of contemporary Western societies. The volume includes contributions from distinguished social researchers from...

    Published November 15th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Crime and Social Change in Middle England

    Questions of Order in an English Town

    By Evi Girling, Ian Loader, Richard Sparks

    Crime and Social Change in Middle England offers a new way of looking at contemporary debates on the fear of crime. Using observation, interviews and documentary analysis it traces the reactions of citizens of one very ordinary town to events, conflicts and controversies around such topical...

    Published November 24th 1999 by Routledge

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