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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. Criminal Recidivism

    Explanation, prediction and prevention

    By Georgia Zara, David P. Farrington

    Criminal Recidivism intends to fill a gap in the criminological psychology literature by examining the processes underlying persistent criminal careers. This book aims to investigate criminal recidivism, and why, how and for how long an individual continues to commit crimes, whilst also reviewing...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Willan

  2. Young Men and Domestic Abuse

    By David Gadd, Claire L. Fox, Mary-Louise Corr, Steph Alger, Ian Butler

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    Surveys reveal that domestic abuse is more commonplace among teenagers and young adults than older populations, yet surprisingly little is written about young men’s involvement in it. Reporting on a three-year study based in the UK, this book explores young men’s involvement in domestic abuse,...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Pre-crime

    Pre-emption, precaution and the future

    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Pre-crime aims to pre-empt ‘would-be-criminals’ and predict future crime. Although the term is borrowed from science ?ction, the drive to predict and pre-empt crime is a present-day reality. This book critically explores this major twenty-first century development in crime and justice. This first...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Punishing the Other

    The social production of immorality revisited

    Edited by Anna Eriksson

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Punishing the Other draws on the work of Zygmunt Bauman to discuss contemporary discourses and practices of punishment and criminalization. Bringing together some of the most exciting international scholars, both established and emerging, this book engages with Bauman’s thesis of the social...

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Queer Criminology

    By Carrie L. Buist, Emily Lenning

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    In this book, Carrie L. Buist and Emily Lenning reflect on the origins of Queer Criminology, survey the foundational research and scholarship in this emerging field, and offer suggestions for the future. Covering topics such as the criminalization of queerness; the policing of Queer communities;...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Cybercrime in Progress

    Theory and Prevention of Technology-Enabled Offenses

    By Thomas J Holt, Adam M Bossler

    Series: Crime Science Series

    The research literature on cybercrime has increased dramatically over the last decade as scholars from criminology, sociology, computer science/engineering, and information security have examined these issues from both technical and social science perspectives. This book offers a comprehensive...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Crime and Criminality

    A multidisciplinary approach

    By Sandie Taylor

    The question of ‘why’ and ‘how’ certain individuals are drawn towards behaving in a way that contravenes the ‘Law of the Land’ is not an easy one to address. Researchers from various different fields have nevertheless attempted to develop theoretical explanations for the existence of different...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Criminology of Pleasure

    By Mike McGuire, Simon Hallsworth

    The Criminology of Pleasure offers a new way of thinking about crime and crime control, as it maintains that the very rationale of the criminal justice system lies in the channelling of desire and regulating of pleasure. Criminology has only confronted the importance of the desire/pleasure...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge-Cavendish

  9. Juvenile Delinquency

    An Integrated Approach, 3rd Edition

    By James Burfeind, Dawn Jeglum Bartusch

    This book offers a comprehensive introduction to juvenile delinquency, looking at the nature and extent of delinquency, theoretical explanations for its prevalence and the response from the criminal justice system. This book adopts an integrated approach, placing research in its theoretical context...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Frank Tannenbaum and the Making of a Convict Criminologist

    By Matthew Yeager, Victor Kappeler

    Frank Tannenbaum and the Making of a Convict Criminologist is a historical biography about Columbia University professor Frank Tannenbaum and his contribution to American criminology. Tannenbaum was a major figure in criminology in the early twentieth century, and then changed his focus largely to...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge