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Theorizing the Surveillance Subject
Surveillance, Capital and Resistance is a major contribution to current debates on the subjective experience of surveillance. Based on a large research project undertaken in a Northern City in the UK and focusing mainly on the use of surveillance in the context of policing and security, the book...
Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge
Sex work has always attracted policy, public and prurient interest. Currently, legal frameworks in developed countries range from prohibition, through partial legalisation to active regulation. Globalisation has increased women’s mobility between developing and developed countries at the same time...
Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge
Attitudes, Action and Resistance
Prostitution often causes significant anxiety for communities. These communities have been known to campaign against its presence in ‘their’ neighbourhoods, seeking the removal of street sex workers and their male clients. Although research and literature has begun to explore prostitution from the...
Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge
In this book David Mansley argues that the frequency with which violence intrudes on to the streets is related to both how society is governed and how it is policed. With the help of an innovative methodology, he quantifies and tests three variables – collective violence, democracy and protest...
Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge
Critical Essays on Gender, Post-Release Support and Survival
Women’s incarceration is on the rise globally and this has significant intergenerational, economic and humanitarian costs for communities across the world. While there have been efforts to implement reform, particularly in countries such as Canada, UK, US and Australia, the growing evidence...
Published April 22nd 2013 by Routledge
Language and the Just Society
The words we use to talk about justice have an enormous impact on our everyday lives. As the first in-depth, ethnographic study of language, Talking Criminal Justice examines the speech of moral entrepreneurs to illustrate how our justice language encourages social control and punishment. This...
Published February 17th 2013 by Routledge
This study examines the ways in which the moral community is "talked into being" in relation to crime, and the objects of concern that typically occupy its attention. It maps the imagined moral universe of the virtuous and the criminal and charts the relations between these two groups in the "...
Published November 4th 2012 by Routledge
Within criminology ‘the state’ is often ignored as an active participant, or represented as a neutral force. While state crime studies have proliferated, criminologists have not paid attention to the history and impact of resistance to state crime. This book recognises that crimes of the state...
Published October 15th 2012 by Routledge
Crime, Community and Morality
To Be Published March 18th 2014
Surveillance, Capital and Resistance: Theorizing the Surveillance Subject
To Be Published March 20th 2014
State Crime and Resistance
To Be Published April 15th 2014
Flexible Workers: Labour, Regulation and the Political Economy of the Stripping Industry
To Be Published April 20th 2014
Histories of State Surveillance in Europe and Beyond
To Be Published May 4th 2014
Rape, Victims, and Investigations: Experiences and Perceptions of Law Enforcement Officers Responding to Reported Rapes
To Be Published June 11th 2014
Understanding Gender Based Violence: National and international contexts
To Be Published August 4th 2014
Rural Crime and Community Safety
To Be Published October 14th 2014
Queer Sex Work
To Be Published October 31st 2014
Criminology and War: Transgressing the Borders
To Be Published November 14th 2014