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Forthcoming Criminology & Delinquency Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is...

    To Be Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Truth, Lies and Trust on the Internet

    By Monica T. Whitty, Adam Joinson

    The Internet is often presented as an unsafe or untrustworthy space: where children are preyed upon by paedophiles, cannibals seek out victims, offline relationships are torn apart by online affairs and where individuals are addicted to gambling, love, and cybersex. While many of these stories...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sport in Prison

    Exploring the Role of Physical Activity in Correctional Settings

    By Rosie Meek

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Although prison can present a critical opportunity to engage with offenders through interventions and programming, reoffending rates among those released from prison remain stubbornly high. Sport can be a means through which to engage with even the most challenging and complex individuals caught up...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Personal Security

    Edited by Patrick J. Carroll, Robert M. Arkin, Aaron L. Wichman

    The issue of psychological security within an increasingly unstable, interconnected world has become a defining challenge of modern individual and cultural life. The terror attacks of September 11, 2001 and the global financial crisis that unfolded in 2008 have intensified a sense of global and...

    To Be Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Forensic Psychology: The Basics

    By Sandie Taylor

    Series: The Basics

    This text provides an engaging overview to the core topics within Forensic Psychology, guiding the reader through this exciting and popular discipline. Combining a discussion of theory with information about the role of a professional forensic psychologist, it addresses such key issues as:...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists

    A guide to completing your research project

    By Sarah Brown, Emma Sleath

    Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists is an accessible and comprehensive textbook that introduces students to the research process in forensic psychology. Adopting a problem-based learning approach, this book offers a ‘how-to’ guide to the whole research process and empowers readers to...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Treatment programmes for high risk offenders

    Edited by Devon Polaschek

    High risk offenders can have a disproportionate impact on their communities because, despite all manner of sentencing options, they continue to commit a wide range of crimes, both minor and serious. It is tempting to throw the book at them, sometimes even to throw away the key. However, anything...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Psychology of Fear, Crime and the Media

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Derek Chadee

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    The media continue to have a significant persuasive influence on the public perception of crime, even when the information presented is not reflective of the crime rate or actual crime itself. There have been numerous theoretical studies on fear of crime in the media, but few have considered this...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. The Psychology of Radicalization and Terrorism

    By Joop van der Pligt, Willem Koomen

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Crime and Criminality

    A multidisciplinary approach

    By Sandie Taylor

    The question of ‘why’ and ‘how’ certain individuals are drawn towards behaving in a way that contravenes the ‘Law of the Land’ is not an easy one to address. Researchers from various different fields have nevertheless attempted to develop theoretical explanations for the existence of different...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge