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You are currently browsing 101–110 of 312 new and published books in the subject of Criminal Justice — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Research Methods in Crime and Justice

    By Brian L. Withrow

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    This fresh and innovative hybrid text/online material for undergraduate CJ RESEARCH METHODS uniquely addresses the fundamental teaching issue for this course: how to communicate and successfully teach students that their future success as criminal justice practitioners is linked to their...

    Published August 14th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Something's in the Air

    Race, Crime, and the Legalization of Marijuana

    Edited by Katherine Tate, James Lance Taylor, Mark Q. Sawyer

    America’s drug laws have always exerted an unequal and unfair toll on Blacks and Latinos, who are arrested more often than Whites for the possession of illegal drugs and given harsher sentences. In this volume, contributors ask how would marijuana legalization affect communities of color? Is...

    Published August 12th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Policing Twentieth Century Ireland

    A History of An Garda Síochána

    By Vicky Conway

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    The twentieth century was a time of rapid social change in Ireland: from colonial rule to independence, civil war and later the Troubles; from poverty to globalisation and the Celtic Tiger; and from the rise to the fall of the Catholic Church. Policing in Ireland has been shaped by all of these...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Hate Crime

    2nd Edition

    By Nathan Hall

    Since the publication of the first edition of 'Hate Crime' in 2005, interest in this subject as a scholarly and political domain has grown considerably both in Britain and North America, but significantly also in many other parts of the world. As such, this second edition fully revises and updates...

    Published July 17th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Police and Profiling in the United States

    Applying Theory to Criminal Investigations

    By Lauren M. Barrow, Ron A. Rufo, Saul Arambula

    Traditionally, criminal profiling texts have focused exclusively on the technicalities of conducting an investigation, but recent developments in criminal justice have encouraged greater consideration of the related fields of psychiatry, forensics, and sociology. Highlighting the current paradigm...

    Published July 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Criminology

    Edited by Liqun Cao, Ivan Y. Sun, Bill Hebenton

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    As the world’s second largest economy, China has made great progress in developing criminology. The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Criminology aims to be a key reference point to summarize the large body of literature in both Chinese and English about various aspects of crime and its control in...

    Published July 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment

    By Thalia Anthony

    Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment examines criminal sentencing courts’ changing characterisations of Indigenous peoples’ identity, culture and postcolonial status. Focusing largely on Australian Indigenous peoples, but drawing also on the Canadian experiences, Thalia Anthony critically...

    Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge

  8. International and Comparative Criminal Justice

    A critical introduction

    By Mark J. Findlay

    International criminal justice is in transition. This book explores the growing internationalisation of criminal justice as a phenomenon of global governance. It provides students with a critical understanding of the international institutions for regulating transnational crime, the development of...

    Published June 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Sentencing and the Legitimacy of Trial Justice

    By Ralph Henham

    This book discusses the under-researched relationship between sentencing and the legitimacy of punishment. It argues that there is an increasing gap between what is perceived as legitimate punishment and the sentencing decisions of the criminal courts. Drawing on a wide variety of empirical...

    Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Crack Cocaine Users

    High Society and Low Life in South London

    By Daniel Briggs

    Series: Routledge Advances in Ethnography

    Crack cocaine users have significant health problems, and place a significant burden on social services, the criminal justice system and drug treatment agencies. Among policymakers, professionals and the wider section of society, they are the most poorly understood drug-using group and have the...

    Published May 9th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Children of Prisoners
    Edited by Anna Eriksson, Catherine Flynn
    To Be Published March 30th 2015
  2. The Corporate Criminal: Why Corporations Must Be Abolished
    By Steve Tombs, David Whyte
    To Be Published April 9th 2015
  3. Indigenous People, Crime and Punishment
    By Thalia Anthony
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. A Fair Hearing?
    By Stephen Shute, Roger Hood
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  5. Reforming Community Penalties
    By Sue Rex
    To Be Published April 14th 2015

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