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  1. Hard Cop, Soft Cop

    Edited by Roger Hopkins Burke

    This is a book about policing styles in the broadest sense, looking at zero tolerance policing at one extreme and 'softer' approaches to policing at the other. It is particularly concerned to explore the dilemmas and moral ambiguities inherent in the tensions between different policing approaches....

    Published April 30th 2004 by Willan

  2. Punishment and Politics

    By Michael Tonry

    Labour has embarked upon a root and branch remaking of the criminal justice system in England and Wales, with a mass of new legislation implemented or planned. It has ensured a continuously high profile for criminal justice issues, and they have been at the centre of wider political discourse. Yet...

    Published April 30th 2004 by Willan

  3. Analysing Women's Imprisonment

    By Pat Carlen, Anne Worrall

    In both the UK and the rest of the world there have been rapid increases in the numbers of women in prison, which has led to an acceleration of interest in women's crimes and the social control of women, and women's experience of both prison and the criminal justice system is very different to...

    Published April 30th 2004 by Willan

  4. Criminology

    A Sociological Introduction

    By Eamonn Carrabine, Paul Iganski, Maggy Lee, Nigel South, Ken Plummer, Jackie Turton

    This sociological introduction provides a much-needed textbook for an increasingly popular area of study. Written by a team of authors with a broad range of teaching and individual expertise, it covers almost every module offered in UK criminological courses and will be valuable to students of...

    Published April 28th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Criminal Justice

    An Introduction to Philosophies, Theories and Practice

    By Ian Marsh, John Cochrane, Gaynor Melville

    This new text encourages students to develop a deeper understanding of the context and the current workings of the criminal justice system. The first part offers a clear and comprehensive review of the major philosophical aims and sociological theories of punishment, the history of justice and...

    Published April 7th 2004 by Routledge

  6. A Suitable Amount of Crime

    By Nils Christie

    Crime and punishment are social and cultural manifestations; they are closely bound up with people's perceptions of morality, norms and values. In this book, Nils Christie argues that crime is a fluid and shallow concept - acts that could be construed as criminal are unlimited and crime is...

    Published March 10th 2004 by Routledge

  7. After Crime and Punishment

    Edited by Shadd Maruna, Russ Immarigeon

    The issue of resettling ex-prisoners and ex-offenders into the community has become an increasingly important one on both sides of the Atlantic. In the USA the former Attorney General Janet Reno identified the issue as 'one of the most pressing problems we face as a nation' in view of the massive...

    Published February 29th 2004 by Willan

  8. What Matters in Probation

    Edited by George Mair

    The What Works initiative is having a profound impact on the work of the National Probation Service, and much has been invested in new accredited programmes - both in terms of the numbers of offenders planned to complete these programmes and their anticipated impact upon offending. Yet there has...

    Published January 31st 2004 by Willan

  9. Criminal Justice and Political Cultures

    Edited by Tim Newburn, Richard Sparks

    As crime increasingly crosses national boundaries, and international co-operation takes firmer shape, so the development of ideas and policy on the control of crime has become an increasingly international and transnational affair. These developments call attention not just to the many points of...

    Published December 31st 2003 by Willan

  10. Forensic Psychology

    Edited by Joanna R. Adler

    This book brings together a team of experts in the field of forensic psychology to demonstrate the scope of the discipline and the techniques employed in key areas of research, policy and practice. Its aim is to go beyond the introductory texts on the subject to challenge perceptions, to raise...

    Published December 31st 2003 by Willan