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  1. Environmental Criminology and Crime Analysis

    Edited by Richard Wortley, Lorraine Mazerolle

    Series: Crime Science Series

    Environmental criminology is a generic label that covers a range of overlapping perspectives. At the core, the various strands of environmental criminology are bound by a common focus on the role that the immediate environment plays in the performance of crime, and a conviction that careful...

    Published June 1st 2008 by Willan

  2. Restorative Justice, Self-interest and Responsible Citizenship

    By Lode Walgrave

    Lode Walgrave has made a highly significant contribution to the worldwide development of the restorative justice movement over the last two decades. This book represents the culmination of his vision for restorative justice. Coming to the subject from a juvenile justice background he initially saw...

    Published June 1st 2008 by Willan

  3. Risk and the War on Terror

    Edited by Louise Amoore, Marieke de Goede

    This book offers the first comprehensive and critical investigation of the specific modes of risk calculation that are emerging in the so-called War on Terror. Risk and the War on Terror offers an interdisciplinary set of contributions which debate and analyze both the empirical manifestations of...

    Published May 30th 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Economics of Crime

    An Introduction to Rational Crime Analysis

    By Harold Winter

    Since Gary Becker’s seminal article in the late sixties, the economic analysis of crime has blossomed, from an interesting side field within law and economics, into a mature stand-alone sub-discipline that has been embraced by many well-respected academic economists. Wide ranging and accessible,...

    Published May 9th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Crime, Law and Popular Culture in Europe, 1500-1900

    Edited by Richard McMahon

    This book explores the relationship between crime, law and popular culture in Europe from the sixteenth century onwards. How was crime understood and dealt with by ordinary people and to what degree did they resort to or reject the official law and criminal justice system as a means of dealing with...

    Published May 1st 2008 by Willan

  6. Sexual Offenders

    Personal Construct Theory and Deviant Sexual Behaviour

    By James Horley

    Is there an alternative way of treating sexual offenders beyond traditional psychiatry? Sexual Offenders explores and develops personal construct theory in terms of forensic and social psychology, and examines the possibilities for sexual offender assessment and therapy. Rather than viewing sexual...

    Published April 16th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

    Evidence, Policy and Practice

    By Stephen Smallbone, William L. Marshall, Richard Wortley

    Series: Crime Science Series

    Public policy responses to child sexual abuse are dominated by interventions designed to take effect only after offenders have already begun offending, and after children have already been sexually abused. Comparatively little attention has been given to alternative prevention strategies –...

    Published April 1st 2008 by Willan

  8. In the Shadow of Prison

    Families, Imprisonment and Criminal Justice

    By Helen Codd

    This book provides an up-to-date, accessible introduction to the relationship between families, prisons and penal policies in the United Kingdom. It explores current debates in relation to prisoners and their families, and introduces the reader to relevant theoretical approaches. Interdisciplinary...

    Published April 1st 2008 by Willan

  9. Dictionary of Youth Justice

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    This Dictionary explicitly addresses the historical, legal, theoretical, organisational, policy, practice, research and evidential contexts within which 'modern' youth justice in the UK and beyond is located. The entries cover a spectrum of theoretical orientations and conceptual perspectives and...

    Published April 1st 2008 by Willan

  10. Governing Through Globalised Crime

    Futures for International Criminal Justice

    By Mark J. Findlay

    Governing through Globalised Crime provides an analysis of the impact of globalisation of crime on the governance capacity of the international criminal justice system. It explores how the perceived increased risk in global security has resulted in a reformulation of the relationship between crime...

    Published April 1st 2008 by Willan