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  1. Reducing Reoffending

    By Fergus McNeill, Bill Whyte

    Reducing Reoffending provides a critical overview of social work and community justice in Scotland, taking full account of recent developments. The book is divided into three comprehensive sections. Part one of the book provides a critical analysis of the challenge of reducing reoffending in...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Willan

  2. Criminal Justice Theory

    Explaining the Nature and Behavior of Criminal Justice

    Edited by Edward R. Maguire, David Duffee

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    Criminal Justice Theory is the first comprehensive volume on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice. The authors argue that theory in criminal justice is currently underdeveloped and inconsistently applied, especially in comparison to the role of theory in the study of crime itself. In...

    Published February 28th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Young People and Offending

    By Martin Stephenson

    The relationship between education and youth crime has long been recognised in terms of social policy and public opinion, the full extent of this and its implications has been largely neglected and unexplored: educationalists on the one hand and criminologists on the other have largely failed to...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Willan

  4. Imagining Security

    By Jennifer Wood, Clifford Shearing

    This book is concerned with the ways in which the problem of security is thought about and promoted by a range of actors and agencies in the public, private and nongovernmental sectors. The authors are concerned not simply with the influence of risk-based thinking in the area of security, but seek...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Willan

  5. Handbook of Restorative Justice

    Edited by Gerry Johnstone, Daniel Van Ness

    This book provides a comprehensive and authoritative account and analysis of restorative justice, one of the most rapidly growing phenomena in the field of criminology and justice studies. This book aims to meet the need for a comprehensive, reliable and accessible overview of the subject. It...

    Published September 30th 2006 by Willan

  6. Gender and Justice

    Edited by Frances Heidensohn

    Questions about gender, justice and crime are constantly in the public arena, whether they focus on young women getting drunk or taking drugs, or the rising numbers of women going to prison or committing violent crimes, or reports of macho behaviour on the part of men in the military, law...

    Published September 30th 2006 by Willan

  7. Problem-oriented Policing and Partnerships

    By Karen Bullock, Rosie Erol, Nick Tilley

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book makes an important contribution to the literature on problem-oriented policing, aiming to distill the British experience of problem-oriented policing. Drawing upon over 500 entries to the Tilley Award since its inception in 1999, the book examines what can be achieved by problem-oriented...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Willan

  8. Doing Prison Work

    By Elaine M Crawley

    This book provides a much-needed sociological account of the social world of the English prison officer, making an original contribution to our understanding of the inner life of prisons in general and the working lives of prison officers in particular. As well as revealing how the job of the...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Willan

  9. Institutionalizing Restorative Justice

    Edited by Ivo Aertsen, Tom Daems, Luc Robert

    This new book aims to explore the key issues and debates surrounding the question of the incorporation and institutionalisation of restorative justice within existing penal and criminal justice systems, an increasingly pressing issue given the rapid spread of restorative justice worldwide at both...

    Published January 31st 2006 by Willan

  10. Prison Readings

    Edited by Yvonne Jewkes, Helen Johnston

    Prison Readings provides a comprehensive, critical introduction to the main debates and dilemmas associated with prisons and imprisonment, bringing together a selection of the key readings on the subject, along with a comprehensive introduction and commentary written by the editors. It will be...

    Published January 31st 2006 by Willan