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  1. 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

  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...

    Published August 26th 2008 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Criminal Behavior

    2nd Edition

    By Elaine Cassel, Douglas A. Bernstein

    Criminal Behavior explores crime as a developmental process from birth through early adulthood. It further examines the role that legal, political, and criminal justice systems play in the development of criminal behavior. Criminal Behavior: takes into account biological, genetic, developmental,...

    Published April 2nd 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. C. Crime and Delinquency

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

    Published March 30th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Pro-Social and Anti-Social Behaviour

    By David Clarke

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Pro-Social and Anti-Social Behaviour describes the nature and causes of pro-social and anti-social behaviour. It is an introductory level text aimed at students new to this area of Social Psychology. Topics covered include social psychological theories of aggression, altruism and bystander...

    Published July 2nd 2003 by Routledge