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Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice offers the very best in research on criminal justice systems around the world, offering fresh insights on a range of topics in criminal procedure, including policing, prisons, courts, youth justice, community measures, rehabilitation, victimology and forensics science.

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1-10 of 24 results in Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice
  1. Restorative Justice in Transition

    By Kerry Clamp

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    This book explores how restorative justice is used and what its potential benefits are in situations where the state has been either explicitly or implicitly involved in human rights abuses. Restorative justice is increasingly becoming a popular mechanism to respond to crime in democratic settings...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Penal Practice

    Edited by Ioan Durnescu, Fergus McNeill

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

    Edited by Perry Stanislas

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educational institutions which have a long and important...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Municipal Corporate Security in International Context

    By Kevin Walby, Randy K Lippert

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Corporate security is a form of regulation that involves centralized management of access control, physical security, personnel security, and information security inside an organization. For all the research on public policing, national security, and private contract security in sociology,...

    Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Epidemiological Criminology

    Theory to Practice

    Edited by Eve Waltermaurer, Timothy A. Akers

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Epidemiological criminology is an emerging paradigm which explores the public health outcomes associated with engagement in crime and criminal justice. This book engages with this new theory and practice-based discipline drawing on knowledge from criminology, criminal justice, public health,...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Policing Cities

    Urban Securitization and Regulation in a 21st Century World

    Edited by Randy K Lippert, Kevin Walby

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Policing Cities brings together international scholars from numerous disciplines to examine urban policing, securitization, and regulation in nine countries and the conceptual issues these practices raise. Chapters cover many of the world’s major cities, including New York, Beijing, Paris, London,...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Positive Criminology

    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    How can we best help offenders desist from crime, as well as help victims heal? This book engages with this question by offering its readers a comprehensive review of positive criminology in theory, research and practice. Positive criminology is a concept – a perspective – that places emphasis on...

    Published January 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Working within the Forensic Paradigm

    Cross-discipline approaches for policy and practice

    Edited by Rosemary Sheehan, James Ogloff

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Forensic work occurs across the criminal justice sector and the legal and health professions and intersects with work in a range of areas, such as child protection, family welfare, mental health, offending, disability and addictions, family violence programmes, juvenile justice and sexual assault...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Justice Reinvestment

    Can the Criminal Justice System Deliver More for Less?

    By Chris Fox, Kevin Albertson, Kevin Wong

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Rising prison numbers on both sides of the Atlantic are cause for concern. Justice Reinvestment is a major movement in criminal justice reform in the US that is also attracting lots of interest in the UK. Justice Reinvestment is an approach to addressing the penal crisis that uses the best...

    Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Doing Probation Work

    Identity in a Criminal Justice Occupation

    By Rob Mawby, Anne Worrall

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    A great deal has been written about the political, policy and practice changes that have shaped probation work but little has been written on the changes to occupational cultures and the ways in which probation workers themselves view their role. This book fills that gap by exploring the meaning of...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Inmates’ Narratives and Discursive Discipline in Prison: Rewriting personal histories through cognitive behavioral programs
    By Jennifer A. Schlosser
    To Be Published April 30th 2015
  2. The Role of Community in Restorative Justice
    By Fernanda Fonseca Rosenblatt
    To Be Published May 6th 2015
  3. Victims and Restorative Justice
    Edited by Inge Vanfraechem, Daniela Bolívar Fernández, Ivo Aertsen
    To Be Published May 11th 2015
  4. Lives of Incarcerated Women: An international perspective
    Edited by Candace Kruttschnitt, Catrien Bijleveld
    To Be Published July 22nd 2015
  5. Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future
    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson
    To Be Published August 5th 2015
  6. Accountability of Policing
    Edited by Michael Rowe, Stuart Lister
    To Be Published August 7th 2015
  7. International developments and practices in investigative interviewing and interrogation: Volume 1: Victims and witnesses
    Edited by David Walsh, Gavin E Oxburgh, Allison D Redlich, Trond Myklebust
    To Be Published August 31st 2015
  8. International developments and practices in investigative interviewing and interrogation: Volume 2: Suspects
    Edited by David Walsh, Gavin E Oxburgh, Allison D Redlich, Trond Myklebust
    To Be Published August 31st 2015
  9. Punishing the Other: The social production of immorality revisited
    Edited by Anna Eriksson
    To Be Published September 16th 2015
  10. Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating theory and research into evidenced-based practice
    By Paula Brough, Jennifer M. Brown, Amanda Biggs
    To Be Published October 24th 2015

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