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  1. Offending Identities

    By Kirsty Hudson

    This book aims to explore sex offenders' perspectives of the way they are treated and managed. Whilst a great deal has been written about sex offenders and their treatment within the criminal justice system, few studies have approached the issues through an understanding of offenders' own views and...

    Published April 30th 2005 by Willan

  2. Questioning Crime and Criminology

    Edited by Moira Peelo, Keith Soothill

    This is a text for criminology students designed to take them to the heart of the contradictions, confusions and blurred boundaries around the subject of crime, about what crime is, about social regulation and control, and about social responsibility. It focuses on the key questions and issues...

    Published April 30th 2005 by Willan

  3. A Fair Hearing?

    By Stephen Shute, Roger Hood, Florence Seemungal

    This book reports on research which investigates the perceptions of ethnic minorities concerning their treatment in the criminal courts. It examines the extent to which ethnic minority defendants and witnesses in both the Crown Court and the magistrates' courts perceived their treatment to have...

    Published April 30th 2005 by Willan

  4. Dealing with Disaffection

    By Tim Newburn, Michael Shiner, Tara Young

    In recent years increasing attention has been paid to issues of social exclusion and the problematic transition from youthful dependence to adult independence. Often this has had severe consequences, ranging from under achievement and disruptive behaviour in school, through the misuse of alcohol...

    Published April 30th 2005 by Willan

  5. Community Policing

    By Mike Brogden, Preeti Nijhar

    Community policing has been a buzzword in Anglo-American policing for the last two decades, somewhat vague in its definition but generally considered to be a good thing. In the UK the notion of community policing conveys a consensual policing style, offering an alternative to past public order and...

    Published March 31st 2005 by Willan

  6. Illicit and Illegal

    By Joanna Phoenix, Sarah Oerton

    This book is about the surprisingly neglected area of the regulation of sex. It describes and discusses the ways in which various sexual activities are controlled, regulated and made illegal and/or deviant and illicit. Its primary focus is upon the multiple and complex social controls (laws,...

    Published February 28th 2005 by Willan

  7. Responding to Crises in the African Great Lakes

    By G. Evans

    Series: Adelphi series

    Examines the international responses to the ethnic conflicts in Burundi and Rwanda from 1993-1997 and their overspill into Zaire. Concludes that the external reaction was impotent and incoherent, and urges a number of changes in response by the international community....

    Published February 13th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Crime and Empire 1840 - 1940

    Edited by Barry Godfrey, Graeme Dunstall

    This book is a major contribution to the comparative histories of crime and criminal justice, focusing on the legal regimes of the British empire during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Its overarching theme is the transformation and convergence of criminal justice systems during a...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Willan

  9. The New Punitiveness

    Edited by John Pratt, David Brown, Mark Brown, Simon Hallsworth, Wayne Morrison

    Throughout much of the western world more and more people are being sent to prison, one of a number of changes inspired by a 'new punitiveness' in penal and political affairs. This book seeks to understand these developments, bringing together leading authorities in the field to provide a...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Willan

  10. Crime Science

    Edited by Melissa J Smith, Nick Tilley

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book provides an introduction to crime science, setting out its essentials. It provides a major statement of the nature and aspirations of crime science, and presents a series of case studies providing examples, in different settings, of the approach in action, ranging from preventing crime...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Willan