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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Forensic Mental Health

    By Mary McMurran, Najat Khalifa, Simon Gibbon

    Series: Criminal Justice Series

    This book provides a concise introduction to the increasingly important field of forensic mental health. It aims to set out both the key concepts in forensic mental health as well as the way the discipline operates in the broader context of criminal justice and mental health care systems. It will...

    Published November 30th 2008 by Willan

  4. 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...

    Published August 26th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Criminal Psychology: Topics in Applied Psychology

    By David Canter

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Topics in Applied Psychology offers a range of accessible, integrated texts ideal for courses in applied psychology. The books are written by leading figures in their field and provide a comprehensive academic and professional insight into each topic. They incorporate a range of features to bring...

    Published June 26th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Dictionary of Forensic Psychology

    Edited by Graham Towl, David P. Farrington, David Crighton, Gareth Hughes

    Over the past decade, forensic psychology has grown rapidly as a subject, with an increasing number of forensic psychologists working in demanding roles in prisons, secure training facilities, and high, medium and low security healthcare facilities as well as other parts of the criminal justice...

    Published June 12th 2008 by Willan

  7. Handbook of Forensic Mental Health

    Edited by Keith Soothill, Paul Rogers, Mairead Dolan

    This is a comprehensive reference book on the subject of forensic mental health, looking at what forensic mental health is and its assessment, management and treatment. It focuses on key topics and the issues underpinning them in contemporary society. The book includes: an account of the...

    Published February 29th 2008 by Willan

  8. Rehabilitation

    By Tony Ward, Shadd Maruna

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Over the last two decades, empirical evidence has increasingly supported the view that it is possible to reduce re-offending rates by rehabilitating offenders rather than simply punishing them. In fact, the pendulum’s swing back from a pure punishment model to a rehabilitation model is arguably one...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  9. C. Crime and Delinquency

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 30th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Judging the Image

    Art, Value, Law

    By Alison Young

    Series: Transformations

    Art, value, law - the links between these three terms mark a history of struggle in the cultural scene. Studies of contemporary culture have thus increasingly turned to the image as central to the production of legitimacy, aesthetics and order. Judging the Image extends the cultural turn in legal...

    Published October 20th 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Positive Criminology
    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev
    To Be Published January 26th 2015
  2. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners
    By Jason Davies
    To Be Published March 16th 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 29th 2015
  4. Cultural Factors in Delinquency
    Edited by R. H Ahrenfeldt, T. C. N. Gibbens
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  5. Law and Society in England
    Edited by Bob Roshier, Harvey Teff
    To Be Published April 29th 2015

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