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Forthcoming Criminology and Criminal Justice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Community and the Problem of Crime

    By Karen Evans

    The relationship between crime and community has a long history in criminological thought, from the early notion of the criminogenic community developed by the Chicago sociologists through to various crime prevention models in research and policy. This book offers a useful theoretical overview of...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Criminology

    Explaining Crime and Its Context, 9th Edition

    By Stephen E. Brown, Finn-Aage Esbensen, Gilbert Geis

    Criminology: Explaining Crime and Its Context, ninth edition, is a highly acclaimed textbook offering a broad perspective on criminological theory. It provides students of criminology and sociology with a thorough exposure to a range of theories, contrasting their logic and assumptions, but also...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists

    A guide to completing your research project

    By Sarah Brown, Emma Sleath

    Research Methods for Forensic Psychologists is an accessible and comprehensive textbook that introduces students to the research process in forensic psychology. Adopting a problem-based learning approach, this book offers a ‘how-to’ guide to the whole research process and empowers readers to...

    To Be Published July 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Criminal Justice and Public Health

    Edited by Hayden Smith

    The criminal justice system now serves as the chief provider of health care services to a significant portion of society. This includes the provision of physical and mental health care for offender populations who require substantial health care resources. To date, little is known or understood...

    To Be Published July 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Key Terms and Concepts for Investigation

    A Reference for Criminal, Private, and Military Investigators

    Edited by John J. Fay

    Key Terms and Concepts for Investigation provides students and practitioners with a compilation of concise, accurate articles on major topics pertaining to criminal, private, and military investigations. Each entry in this reference features a definition and then describes its function in...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Rural Crime and Community Safety

    By Vania A Ceccato

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    Crime is often perceived as an urban issue rather than a problem that occurs in rural areas, but how far is this view tenable? This book explores the relationship between crime and community in rural areas and addresses the notion of safety as part of the community dynamics in such areas. Rural...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. The Camorra

    Political Criminality in Italy

    By Tom Behan

    Over the last twenty years the camorra of Naples and the surrounding region has risen to a level of strength rivalling that of the Sicilian mafia.This is not a new organization: the Camorra first emerged in the last century, several decades before the mafia. Tom Behan traces the history...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Criminal Recidivism

    Explanation, prediction and prevention

    By Georgia Zara, David P. Farrington

    Criminal Recidivism intends to fill a gap in the criminological psychology literature by examining the processes underlying persistent criminal careers. This book aims to investigate criminal recidivism, and why, how and for how long an individual continues to commit crimes, whilst also reviewing...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Willan

  10. Cybercrime

    Key Issues and Debates

    By Alisdair A. Gillespie

    As technology develops and internet-enabled devices become ever more prevalent new opportunities exist for that technology to be exploited by criminals. One result of this is that cybercrime is increasingly recognised as a distinct branch of criminal law. This book is designed for students studying...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge