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  1. Effective Practice in Youth Justice

    2nd Edition

    By Martin Stephenson, Henri Giller, Sally Brown

    Providing a comprehensive and up-to-date review of research and the implications for practice, the second edition of Effective Practice in Youth Justice considers core areas of youth justice practice, such as how to engage young people effectively within the context of recent changes to the youth...

    Published December 15th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Study of Violent Crime

    Its Correlates and Concerns

    By Scott Mire, Cliff Roberson

    Violence is a complex subject that is rooted in a multitude of disciplines, including not only criminology but also psychology, sociology, biology, and other social science disciplines. It is only through understanding violence as a concept that we can hope to respond to it appropriately and to...

    Published December 14th 2010 by CRC Press

  3. The New Khaki

    The Evolving Nature of Policing in India

    By Arvind Verma

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    In a democratic society, police are expected to be accountable to the people they serve, upholding the rights of citizens and following due process. In India, however, political pressure in the competitive electoral arena forces the police to adopt questionable means and dubious strategies. As a...

    Published December 14th 2010 by CRC Press

  4. Working With Offenders

    A Guide to Concepts and Practices

    By Rob White, Hannah Graham

    This book provides a theoretically informed guide to the practice of working with offenders in different settings and for different purposes. It deals with topics such as offender rehabilitation, case management, worker-offender relationships, working with difficult clients and situations,...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Willan

  5. Victims and Policy-Making

    A Comparative Perspective

    By Matthew Hall

    Victims of crime are now the subjects of intense policy attention and reform across most developed nations, whilst also receiving sustained attention at the highest levels of the United Nations, the Council of Europe, and many other transnational organizations. Such moves have been fostered by the...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Willan

  6. Offender Supervision

    New Directions in Theory, Research and Practice

    Edited by Fergus McNeill, Peter Raynor, Chris Trotter

    This major new book brings together leading researchers in the field in order to describe and analyse internationally significant theoretical and empirical work on offender supervision, and to address the policy and practice implications of this work within and across jurisdictions. Arising out of...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Willan

  7. Crime and Inequality

    By Chris Grover

    This book examines key relationships between material circumstances and crime, and analyzes the areas of social policy – in particular social security and labour market policy – that are most important in terms of dealing with inequality at the lower end of the income hierarchy. It seeks to...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Willan

  8. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Three

    Edited by Otwin Marenin, Dilip K. Das

    Series: Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

    Several years ago, the Trends in Policing series unveiled insiders’ accounts of how police leaders perceive the work they do. These volumes feature interviews with practitioners who speak candidly about their concerns and opinions. They present their evaluations of programs and philosophies that...

    Published December 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Criminal Justice Research Methods

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Gerald J. Bayens, Cliff Roberson

    The study of research methodologies can be daunting to many students due to complex terminology, mathematical formulas, and lack of practical examples. Now in its second edition, Criminal Justice Research Methods: Theory and Practice offers a straightforward, easy-to-understand text that clarifies...

    Published December 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  10. Handbook of Public Protection

    Edited by Mike Nash, Andy Williams

    Public protection has become an increasingly central theme in the work of the criminal justice agencies in many parts of the world in recent years. Its high public profile and consequent political sensitivity means that growing numbers of criminal justice professionals find their daily work load...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Willan