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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 314 new and published books in the subject of Criminal Justice — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Children of Prisoners

    Edited by Anna Eriksson, Catherine Flynn

    Children of Prisoners will focus on a much-overlooked criminological issue: children whose parents are incarcerated. The papers are drawn from a range of disciplines and comprise a combination of research findings and practice reflections, addressing complementary areas and topics including: care...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Federation Press

  2. White-Collar Offenders and Desistance from Crime

    Future selves and the constancy of change

    By Ben Hunter

    Series: International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

    The MPs’ expenses scandal in England and Wales and the international banking crisis have both brought into focus a concern about ‘elite’ individuals and their treatment by criminal justice systems. This interest intersects with a well-established concern within criminology for the transgressions of...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Transitional Justice and Legacies of State Violence

    By Lisa White

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    As politicians, public bodies and non-Governmental organisations continue to profess an interest in making peace with the past, this highly original study explores the motivation, significance and legacy of ‘making public’ experiences of state violence in Northern Ireland. Based on a synthesis of...

    Published March 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Criminological Perspectives on Race and Crime

    3rd Edition

    By Shaun L. Gabbidon

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    Ideal for use in either crime theory or race and crime courses, this is the only text to look at the array of explanations for crime as they relate to racial and ethnic populations. Each chapter begins with a historical review of each theoretical perspective and how its original formulation and...

    Published March 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Living Through Terror

    Edited by Suvendrini Perera, Antonio Traverso

    In the era of war on terror, the term terror has tended to be applied to its sudden eruptions in the metropolises of the global north. This volume directs its attention to terror’s manifestations in other locations and lives. The title Living Through Terror refers both to the pervasiveness of...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Criminal Justice Theory

    Explaining the Nature and Behavior of Criminal Justice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Edward R. Maguire, David E. Duffee

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    Criminal Justice Theory, Second Edition is the first and only text, edited by U.S. criminal justice educators, on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice, not criminological theory. This new edition includes entirely new chapters as well as revisions to all others, with an eye to...

    Published March 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Crime in England 1815-1880

    Experiencing the criminal justice system

    By Helen Johnston

    Series: History of Crime in the UK and Ireland

    Crime in England, 1815-1880 provides a unique insight into views on crime and criminality and the operation of the criminal justice system in England from the early to the late nineteenth century. This book examines the perceived problem and causes of crime, views about offenders and the...

    Published March 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Criminal Justice Ethics

    Cultivating the moral imagination

    By Sharon Hayes

    It is essential for those employed within the justice system to be able to competently and confidently work at the borders between ethics and the law. Criminal Justice Ethics offers a fresh new approach to considering ethical issues in a criminal justice context. Rather than simply offering a range...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Controversies in Criminal Justice Research

    By Richard Tewksbury, Elizabeth Ehrhardt Mustaine

    This book of original essays presents students with challenging looks at some of the most basic, and sometimes most difficult, decisions faced by criminal justice researchers. Each chapter presents an overview of a foundational question/issue in the conduct of research, and discussions of the...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ethics in Criminal Justice

    In Search of the Truth, 5th Edition

    By Sam S. Souryal

    Introducing the fundamentals of ethical theory, this text exposes the reader to the ways and means of making moral judgments by covering the teachings of the great philosophers, sources of criminal justice ethics and unethical patterns in the criminal justice system. It is presented from two...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Corporate Criminal: Why Corporations Must Be Abolished
    By Steve Tombs, David Whyte
    To Be Published April 9th 2015
  2. Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment
    By Thalia Anthony
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. A Fair Hearing?
    By Stephen Shute, Roger Hood
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. Reforming Community Penalties
    By Sue Rex
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  5. Bullying among Prisoners
    Edited by Jane Ireland
    To Be Published April 14th 2015

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