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  1. Policing Critical Incidents

    Leadership and Critical Incident Management

    Edited by Laurence Alison, Jonathan Crego

    The aim of this book is to examine the qualities of leadership and decision-making in the police service. Based on groundbreaking research using unique, advanced methods for examining policing in complex critical incident environments, the book focuses principally on a series of police debriefs...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Willan

  2. Organised Crime and the Challenge to Democracy

    Edited by Felia Allum, Renate Siebert

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    This innovative book investigates the paradoxical situation whereby organized crime groups, authoritarian in nature and anti-democratic in practice, perform at their best in democratic countries. It uses examples from the United States, Japan, Russia, South America, France, Italy and the European...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Justice, Community and Civil Society

    A Contested Terrain

    Edited by Joanna Shapland

    Over the last decade there has arisen considerable disquiet about the relationship between criminal justice and its publics. This has been expressed in a variety of different ways, ranging from a concern that state criminal justice has moved too far away from the concerns of ordinary people (become...

    Published December 31st 2007 by Willan

  4. Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Approaches to Criminality

    By David W. Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate fully the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave.This book aims to integrate psychological and criminological perspectives in order to better...

    Published December 31st 2007 by Willan

  5. Hooked: Drug War Films in Britain, Canada, and the U.S.

    By Susan C. Boyd

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    Drug prohibition emerged at the same time as the discovery of film, and their histories intersect in interesting ways. This book examines the ideological assumptions embedded in the narrative and imagery of one hundred fictional drug films produced in Britain, Canada, and the U.S. from 1912 to 2006...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Restorative Justice

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Dennis Sullivan, Larry Tifft

    The Handbook of Restorative Justice is a collection of original, cutting-edge essays that offer an insightful and critical assessment of the theory, principles and practices of restorative justice around the globe. This much-awaited volume is a response to the cry of students, scholars and...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Terrorism, Rights and the Rule of Law

    By Barry Vaughan, Shane Kilcommins

    The rule of law is becoming a victim of the struggle against terrorism. Many countries are reviewing their security procedures and questioning whether due process rights hinder them in the war on terror. There is increasing emphasis on preventive detention or strategies of disablement that cut into...

    Published November 30th 2007 by Willan

  8. A Wider Social Role for Sport

    Who's Keeping the Score?

    By Fred Coalter

    Sport is perceived to have the potential to alleviate a variety of social problems and generally to ‘improve’ both individuals and the communities in which they live. Sport is promoted as a relatively cost effective antidote to a range of social problems – often those stemming from social exclusion...

    Published November 27th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Addressing Violence, Abuse and Oppression

    Debates and Challenges

    Edited by Barbara Fawcett, Fran Waugh

    Everyone working in health and social care is at one point or another confronted by violent behaviour and its consequences. Addressing Violence, Abuse and Oppression provides a broad overview of violence in relation to a range of groups and areas that involve human service professionals....

    Published November 21st 2007 by Routledge

  10. Crime, Inequality and the State

    Edited by Mary Vogel

    Why has crime dropped while imprisonment grows? This well-edited volume of ground-breaking articles explores criminal justice policy in light of recent research on changing patterns of crime and criminal careers. Highlighting the role of conservative social and political theory in giving rise to...

    Published November 21st 2007 by Routledge