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  1. 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...

    Published November 5th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Growth to Freedom

    The Psychosocial Treatment of Delinquent Youth

    Edited by Derek Miller

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Ventures in Criminology

    Selected recent papers

    Edited by Sheldon Glueck, Eleanor Glueck

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Corrections and Collections

    Architectures for Art and Crime

    By Joe Day

    America holds more than two million inmates in its prisons and jails, and hosts more than two million daily visits to museums, figures which represent a ten-fold increase in the last twenty-five years. Corrections and Collections explores and connects these two massive expansions in our built...

    Published May 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Freedom and Justice within Walls

    The Bristol Prison experiment

    Edited by F. E. Emery

    Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have...

    Published March 1st 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Social Psychology of Aggression

    2nd Edition

    By Barbara Krahé

    Series: Social Psychology: A Modular Course

    The second edition of this textbook provides a thoroughly revised, updated and expanded overview of social psychological research on aggression. The first part of the book covers the definition and measurement of aggression, presents major theories and examines the development of aggression. It...

    Published January 22nd 2013 by Psychology Press

  7. Psychology and Crime

    An Introduction to Criminological Psychology, 2nd Edition

    By Clive R. Hollin

    Crime is an expensive aspect of society, and each year huge amounts of public money are spent on the courts, police, probation services, and prisons, while the human costs in terms of pain, fear and loss is incalculable. Psychology and Crime comprehensively covers the vital role of psychological...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Crime and Crime Reduction

    The importance of group processes

    Edited by Jane L. Wood, Theresa A. Gannon

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and...

    Published August 6th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Transcending Taboos

    A Moral and Psychological Examination of Cyberspace

    By Garry Young, Monica Whitty

    Cyberspace is composed of a multitude of different spaces where users can represent themselves in many divergent ways. Why in a video game, is it more acceptable to murder or maim than rape? After all, in each case, it is only pixels that are being assaulted. This book avoids wrestling with the...

    Published March 12th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Second Edition

    By Thomas Strentz

    While there are many books on crisis negotiation, most of the current literature focuses on the history and mechanics of this dynamic process, leaving out critical elements that are required for a successful encounter with a hostage-taker or other malfeasant. Psychological Aspects of Crisis...

    Published December 1st 2011 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Positive Criminology
    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev
    To Be Published January 25th 2015
  2. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners
    By Jason Davies
    To Be Published March 15th 2015
  3. Criminal on the Road: A Study of Serious Motoring Offences and Those Who Commit Them
    Edited by T. C. Willett
    To Be Published April 28th 2015
  4. Cultural Factors in Delinquency
    Edited by R. H Ahrenfeldt, T. C. N. Gibbens
    To Be Published April 28th 2015
  5. Law and Society in England
    Edited by Bob Roshier, Harvey Teff
    To Be Published April 28th 2015

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