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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

    This book aims to investigate criminal recidivism, the process involved in continuing offending and in delaying desistance from a criminal career. It focuses on why, how and for how long an individual continues committing crimes and aims to explain both the development of a persistent criminal...

    To Be Published June 4th 2015 by Willan

  2. Riots and Political Protest

    By Simon Winlow, Steve Hall, Daniel Briggs, James Treadwell

    The years 2008-12 saw waves of political and social protest take place across the world, from the Occupy Movement, to the Arab Spring, to the London riots. These protests took place in the context of the global economic crash and the immediate political response. This book uses original empirical...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Criminology Theory and Terrorism

    New Applications and Approaches

    Edited by Joshua D. Freilich, Gary LaFree

    Although there has been an increase in research on terrorism across the social and behavioural sciences in the past few decades, until recently most of this work has originated from political science, psychology or economics. Therefore, our focus in this book on criminological conceptual frameworks...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Preventing Genocide and Mass Killing

    A criminological approach

    By Taylor Seybolt

    Series: Global Politics and the Responsibility to Protect

    This book is about the prevention of genocide and mass killing, presenting a pragmatic theory founded on the theories of crime prevention. A series of mass atrocities over the past decade and a half, together with the emergence of the normative belief that governments are responsible for the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Victims

    Trauma, Testimony and Justice

    By Ross McGarry, Sandra L. Walklate

    The study of victims of crime is a central concern for criminologists around the world. In recent years, some victimologists have become increasingly engaged in positivist debates on the differences between victims and non-victims, how these differences can be measured and what could be done to...

    To Be Published July 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pre-crime:

    Pre-emption, precaution and future crime

    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson, Sharon Pickering

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Pre-crime has emerged from the realms of science fiction as contemporary reality. The term itself is borrowed from Phillip K. Dick’s 1950s science ?ction short story, The Minority Report and today it occupies the temporal front line of a criminal justice system increasingly preoccupied with future...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Punishing the Other

    The social production of immorality revisited

    Edited by Anna Eriksson

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    This book 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 production of...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 October 14th 2015 by Routledge