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Forthcoming Books

  1. Policing in Taiwan

    From authoritarianism to democracy

    By Liqun Cao, Lanying Huang, Ivan Y. Sun

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    The police in Taiwan played a critical role in the largely peaceful transition from an authoritarian regime to a democracy. While the temptation to intervene in domestic politics was great, the top-down pressure to maintain a neutral standing facilitated an orderly regime change. This is the first...

    To Be Published May 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Policing Cybercrime

    Networked and Social Media Technologies and the Challenges for Policing

    Edited by David S. Wall, Matthew Williams

    Cybercrime has recently experienced an ascending position in national security agendas world-wide. It has become part of the National Security Strategies of a growing number of countries, becoming a Tier One threat, above organised crime and fraud generally. Furthermore, new techno-social...

    To Be Published May 11th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Politics and Governance in Indonesia

    The Police in the Era of Reformasi

    By Muradi

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    How does an authoritarian state reform its police force following a transition to democracy? In 1998, Indonesia, the third largest country in the world, faced just such a challenge. Policing had long been managed under the jurisdiction of the military, as an instrument of the Suharto regime – and...

    To Be Published May 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Rape, Victims, and Investigations

    Experiences and Perceptions of Law Enforcement Officers Responding to Reported Rapes

    By Shana L Maier

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    Despite changes to laws and attitudes, rape continues at epidemic levels worldwide. As gatekeepers to the criminal justice system, law enforcement officers are important to the processing of rape cases and their interactions with victims can potentially affect the victim’s reaction to and recovery...

    To Be Published June 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Advanced Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Operations

    Tradecraft Methods, Practices, Tactics and Techniques

    By Robert J Girod

    Whether using high-tech equipment or agents-provocateur (undercover agents), intelligence involves the use of processed data. This text is a collection of essential information based upon the author’s training and experience over more than three decades as a law enforcement investigator and...

    To Be Published June 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. The Routledge International Handbook on Hate Crime

    Edited by Nathan Hall, Abbee Corb, Paul Giannasi, John Grieve

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This edited collection brings together many of the world's leading experts, both academic and practitioner, in a single volume handbook that examines key international issues in the field of hate crime. Collectively it examines a range of pertinent areas with the ultimate aim of providing a...

    To Be Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Continuing the War Against Domestic Violence, Second Edition

    Edited by Lee E. Ross

    Providing a comprehensive overview of domestic violence across all racial/ethnic groups, this book explores topics rarely discussed in other domestic violence texts and identifies barriers that discourage victims from reporting abuse. It presents varied perspectives from both academics and...

    To Be Published August 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Social Problems in the UK

    An Introduction

    By Stuart Isaacs, David Blundell, Anne Foley, Norman Ginsburg, Brian McDonough, Dan Silverstone, Tara Young

    Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction is the first textbook on contemporary social issues to contextualise social problems within the disciplines of sociology, social policy, criminology and applied social science. Drawing on the research and teaching experience of academics in these areas,...

    To Be Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Women, Policing, and Male Violence (Routledge Revivals)

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Jalna Hanmer, Jill Radford, Elizabeth Stanko

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book focuses on the policing of male violence against women. It is an issue that has been criticised substantially in the past, and the book shows how even police themselves have sometimes admitted that women have received inadequate treatment. The book includes...

    To Be Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book is dedicated to applied research into policing, its characteristics, challenges and opportunities. It focuses on the process of conducting research that can usefully inform policy and practice. Despite growing demand for such evidence, remarkably little has been written about the theory...

    To Be Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge