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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Crime Reduction and the Law

    Edited by Kate Moss, MIKE Stephens

    This innovative and pioneering new book establishes links between crime reduction and the law, uniquely offering a detailed examination of how specific legislation and performance targets aid or undermine attempts at crime reduction. Providing a sustained analysis, this ground-breaking...

    Published December 21st 2005 by Routledge

  9. Race and Probation

    Edited by Sam Lewis, Peter Raynor, David Smith, Ali Wardak

    The issue of minority ethnic groups' experiences of the criminal justice process, and in particular whether they are subject to disadvantageous treatment, has received much attention in recent years following high-profile events such as the publication of the Macpherson report in 1999 and the riots...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Willan

  10. Policing Northern Ireland

    By Aogan Mulcahy

    This book provides an account and analysis of policing in Northern Ireland, providing an account and analysis of the RUC (Royal Ulster Constabulary) from the start of 'the troubles' in the 1960s to the early 1990s, through the uneasy peace that followed the 1994 paramilitary ceasefires (1994-1998),...

    Published October 31st 2005 by Willan