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  1. Handbook of Police Psychology

    Edited by Jack Kitaeff

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    The Handbook of Police Psychology represents the contributions of over thirty police psychologists, all experts in their field, on the core subject matters of police psychology. Police psychology is broadly defined as the application of psychological principles and methods to law enforcement....

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Study of Violent Crime

    Its Correlates and Concerns

    By Scott Mire, Cliff Roberson

    Violence is a complex subject that is rooted in a multitude of disciplines, including not only criminology but also psychology, sociology, biology, and other social science disciplines. It is only through understanding violence as a concept that we can hope to respond to it appropriately and to...

    Published December 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  3. The Subculture of Violence

    Towards an Integrated Theory in Criminology

    Edited by Franco Ferracuti, Marvin E. Wolfgang

    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 19th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Forensic Psychology

    Concepts, Debates and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Joanna R. Adler, Jacqueline M Gray

    This book brings together academics, practitioners and experts in the field of forensic psychology to demonstrate the scope of the discipline and push its parameters. Its aim is to go beyond introductory texts to challenge perceptions, to raise questions for research and to pose problems for...

    Published July 11th 2010 by Willan

  5. Forensic Psychology in Context

    Nordic and International Approaches

    Edited by P.A. Granhag

    Academics and researchers from the Nordic countries (Sweden, Iceland, Norway, Finland) have made a particularly strong contribution internationally to the rapidly developing disciplines of forensic and legal psychology. This book brings together the leading authorities in the field to look...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Willan

  6. International Handbook of Criminology

    Edited by Shlomo Giora Shoham, Paul Knepper, Martin Kett

    A substantive guide to state of the art research and theory, the International Handbook of Criminology completes an esteemed trilogy of comparative analyses and insight from worldwide experts. Exploring a phenomenon that penetrates cultures of all racial, ethnic, and social classes, this volume...

    Published February 22nd 2010 by CRC Press

  7. Criminology

    Theory and context, 3rd Edition

    By John Tierney, Maggie O’Neill

    Criminology: theory and context, third edition, expands upon the ideas presented in previous editions, while introducing new material on critical theory, feminism, masculinities, cultural criminology and postmodernism. The text has been thoroughly updated throughout to reflect key...

    Published November 18th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Handbook of Forensic Science

    Edited by Jim Fraser, Robin Williams

    Forensic science has become increasingly important within contemporary criminal justice, from criminal investigation through to courtroom deliberations, and an increasing number of agencies and individuals are having to engage with its contribution to contemporary justice. This Handbook aims to...

    Published June 30th 2009 by Willan

  9. Mental Health and Emerging Adulthood among Homeless Young People

    By Les B. Whitbeck

    What happens to homeless and runaway adolescents when they become adults? This is the first study that follows homeless youth into young adulthood and reviews the mental health consequences of runaway episodes and street life. The adolescents were interviewed every three months for three years from...

    Published April 13th 2009 by Psychology Press

  10. Criminal Psychology

    By Francis Pakes, Suzanne Pakes

    This book provides an accessible introduction to the increasingly popular subject of criminal psychology. It explores the application of psychology to understanding the crime phenomenon, criminal behaviour,solving crimes, the court process and punishment rehabilitation. It will be an invaluable...

    Published January 31st 2009 by Willan

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge International Handbook of Biosocial Criminology
    Edited by Matt DeLisi, Michael G Vaughn
    To Be Published December 18th 2014
  2. Criminal Behavior, 2nd Edition
    By Elaine Cassel, Douglas A. Bernstein
    To Be Published December 19th 2014
  3. Positive Criminology
    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev
    To Be Published January 26th 2015
  4. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners
    By Jason Davies
    To Be Published March 17th 2015
  5. The Psychology of Radicalization and Terrorism
    By Joop van der Pligt, Willem Koomen
    To Be Published April 15th 2015

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