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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. The Routledge Handbook of Criminal Justice Ethics

    Edited by Jonathan Jacobs, Jonathan Jackson

    The study of criminal justice ethics considers crucial criminological and philosophical issues, such as the meaning of right and wrong, what constitutes proper conduct, the nature of justice, and the practical moral problems that institutions and actors face. Research and analysis in this area is...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  2. Sport and Criminology

    A Critical Perspective

    By Laura Kelly, Peter Millward, Emma Poulton

    Series: Frontiers of Sport

    Sport and crime are both culturally and politically significant aspects of social life, both interesting sites within which to study social practices and processes. Despite sharing some obvious touchstone issues, such as violence, security and corruption, the disciplines of sport studies and...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  3. Global Perspectives on Desistance

    Reviewing what we know and looking to the future

    Edited by Joanna Shapland, Stephen Farrall, Anthony Bottoms

    Why do people stop offending? What makes offenders start thinking about desisting? What encourages them? What puts them off? Are the processes the same for women and men? What are the processes by which offenders are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community?These are just some of the...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  4. Doping and Public Health

    Edited by Göran Svedsäter, Arne Ljungqvist, Nader Ahmadi

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  5. International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia...

    To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge

  6. Homicide, Gender and Responsibility

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Re-Imagining Juvenile Justice

    By Barry Goldson

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Re-imagining Juvenile Justice explores major concepts, issues, debates and controversies in the field of juvenile justice both nationally and internationally. It seeks to fundamentally reconceptualise or, as the title implies, ‘re-imagine’ juvenile justice. The book historicises contemporary...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Order and Conflict in Public Space

    Edited by Mattias De Backer, Lucas Melgaço, Georgiana Varna, Francesca Menichelli

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    Several recent developments place public space at the heart of the contemporary political agenda. Most of the world’s population now lives in urban areas, which has led to the global expansion of problems of sustainability, urban management and planning, and equity in the provision and access of...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Foucault and Criminology

    An Introduction

    By Veronique Voruz

    Foucault and Criminology: An Introduction provides an introduction to Michel Foucault, written from the perspective of criminology’s engagement with his work. Foucault’s writing has become a central reference in theoretical and sociological criminology generally and, more specifically, in what Jock...

    To Be Published June 1st 2016 by Routledge-Cavendish

  10. The Routledge International Handbook of Criminology and Human Rights

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Elaine Fishwick, Marinella Marmo

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This book brings together a body of work across a wide range of criminological topics and perspectives, which is united by its critical application of human rights law and principles. It provides an historic benchmark within the discipline and a foundation on which future teaching and research...

    To Be Published June 15th 2016 by Routledge