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  1. Illegal Leisure Revisited

    Changing Patterns of Alcohol and Drug Use in Adolescents and Young Adults

    By Judith Aldridge, Fiona Measham, Lisa Williams

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    This book updates the progress into adulthood of the cohort of fourteen-year-olds who were recruited and tracked until they were eighteen years old. Illegal Leisure (1998) described their adolescent journeys and lifestyles, focusing on their early regular drinking and extensive ‘recreational’ drug...

    Published February 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Police Psychology

    Edited by Jack Kitaeff

    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 10th 2011 by Routledge

  3. 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 14th 2010 by CRC Press

  4. 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 20th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 12th 2010 by Willan

  6. 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 June 1st 2010 by Willan

  7. 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 23rd 2010 by CRC Press

  8. 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 19th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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 July 1st 2009 by Willan

  10. 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 14th 2009 by Psychology Press