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  1. Sex Offenders in the Community

    Edited by Amanda Matravers

    Series: Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

    This book explores current criminal justice responses to the management of individuals who are convicted of sexual offences. It aims to help policy-makers, practitioners and students to develop an informed position on this complex and increasingly controversial issue. Although the focus is...

    Published January 1st 2005 by Willan

  2. Policing: Key Readings

    Edited by Tim Newburn

    Policing has developed as an increasingly important and popular subject of study at colleges and universities in western societies, either as a subject in its own right or as part of broader courses in the field of criminology and criminal justice. This book aims to bring together the key readings...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Willan

  3. Alternatives to Prison

    Edited by Anthony Bottoms, Sue Rex, Gwen Robinson

    As the UK and many other western societies face up to the consequences of a rapidly increasing prison population, so the search for alternative approaches to punishment and dealing with offenders has become an increasingly urgent priority for government policy and society as a whole. This book...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Willan

  4. Reclaiming the Streets

    By Roy Coleman

    In an age of mass camera surveillance people in the UK have become the most watched, catalogued and categorised people in the western world, all with little public debate or opposition. Nor has there been much more critical research that understands CCTV within the broader social relations out of...

    Published September 1st 2004 by Willan

  5. 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 May 1st 2004 by Willan

  6. 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 January 1st 2004 by Willan

  7. Selling Security

    By Alison Wakefield

    In recent years there has been massively increased demand for the services of the private security industry, which has now assumed a far greater role in policing areas that were once the sphere of the police --for example, shopping malls, leisure parks and transportation terminals. This book...

    Published September 1st 2003 by Willan

  8. Community Penalties

    Edited by Anthony Bottoms, Loraine Gelsthorpe, Sue Rex

    Series: Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

    Community penalties are punishments that, in the courts' sentencing tariff, come between imprisonment and fines. They include electronic tagging, supervised unpaid work, and compulsory participation by offenders in treatment programmes.Recent years have seen many changes in England in the field of...

    Published July 1st 2002 by Willan

  9. The Surveillance Web

    By Mike McCahill

    The rise of CCTV and surveillance technologies has been one of the key developments in contemporary society, but its impact has often been analysed in a fragmented manner. This book addresses this issue by providing a detailed, micro-sociological account of the construction of a CCTV network in one...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Willan

  10. Crime and Insecurity

    Edited by Adam Crawford

    Concerns over insecurity and questions of safety have become central issues in social and political debates across Europe and the western world. Crucial changes have followed as a result, such as a redefinition of the role of the state in relation to policing - a central theme of this book - and an...

    Published April 1st 2002 by Willan

Forthcoming Books

  1. Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism
    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan, Heléne Lööw, Leena Malkki
    To Be Published March 17th 2015
  2. New Directions in Surveillance and Privacy
    Edited by Benjamin J. Goold, Daniel Neyland
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  3. Rioting in the UK and France
    Edited by David Waddington, Fabien Jobard
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  4. Selling Security
    By Alison Wakefield
    To Be Published April 29th 2015
  5. Reforming Community Penalties
    By Sue Rex
    To Be Published April 29th 2015

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