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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Police and the Expansion of Public Order Law in Britain, 1829-2014

    By Iain Channing

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    Incidences of public disorder, and the manner in which they have been suppressed, have repeatedly ignited debate on the role of policing, the effectiveness of current legislation and the implications for human rights and civil liberties. These same issues have reverberated throughout British...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sexual Predators

    Society, Risk and the Law

    By Robert A. Prentky, Howard E. Barbaree, Eric S. Janus

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Convicted sex offenders released from custody at the end of their criminal sentences pose a risk for re-offense. In many US states, Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) laws have been enacted that allow for the post-prison preventive detention of high risk sex offenders. SVP laws require the courts to...

    To Be Published June 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Restorative Justice in Transition

    By Kerry Clamp

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    This book explores how restorative justice is used and what its potential benefits are in situations where the state has been either explicitly or implicitly involved in human rights abuses. Restorative justice is increasingly becoming a popular mechanism to respond to crime in democratic settings...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Understanding Penal Practice

    Edited by Ioan Durnescu, Fergus McNeill

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focuses not so much on the changing nature of institutions...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

    Edited by Perry Stanislas

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educational institutions which have a long and important...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Lives of Incarcerated Women

    An international perspective

    Edited by Candace Kruttschnitt, Catrien Bijleveld

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Drawing on qualitative and quantitative research from around the world, this book brings together renowned international scholars to explore life-course perspectives on women’s imprisonment. Instead of covering only one aspect of women’s carceral experiences, this book offers a broader perspective...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs

    Edited by Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane, Dale L. June

    The problem of gangs and gang subculture is a growing threat to the stability of neighborhoods and entire communities. During the past two decades, gang members have increasingly migrated from large urban centers to suburban areas and other countries. This book addresses the intricacies and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Pre-crime

    Pre-emption, precaution and the future

    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Pre-crime aims to pre-empt ‘would-be-criminals’ and predict future crime. Although the term is borrowed from science ?ction, the drive to predict and pre-empt crime is a present-day reality. This book critically explores this major twenty-first century development in crime and justice. This first...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Accountability of Policing

    Edited by Michael Rowe, Stuart Lister

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Accountability of Policing provides a contemporary and wide-ranging examination of the accountability and governance of ‘police’ and ‘policing’. Debates about ‘who guards the guards’ are among the oldest and most protracted in the history of democracy, but over the last decade we have witnessed...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Community Punishment:

    European perspectives

    Edited by Gwen Robinson, Fergus McNeill

    In Community Punishment: European perspectives, the authors place punishment in the community under the spotlight by exploring the origins, evolution and adaptations of supervision in 11 European jurisdictions. For most people, punishment in the criminal justice system is synonymous with...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge