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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. Criminal Justice Theory

    Explaining the Nature and Behavior of Criminal Justice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Edward R. Maguire, David Duffee

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    Criminal Justice Theory, Second Edition is the first and only text, edited by U.S. criminal justice educators, on the theoretical foundations of criminal justice, not criminological theory. This new edition includes entirely new chapters as well as revisions to all others, with an eye to...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Justice Ethics

    By Sharon Hayes

    It is essential for those employed within the justice system be able to competently and confidently work at the borders between ethics and the law. This book introduces ethical theory and practice within the context of the criminal justice system. It discusses various approaches to social ethics...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. White-Collar Offenders and Desistance from Crime

    By Ben Hunter

    Series: International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

    Research suggests that factors such as age, employment and relationships are important correlates of desistance from crime, yet white-collar offenders typically differ from other offenders with respect to these characteristics at the time of their offending. In this book, Ben Hunter considers how...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Crime, Inequality and Power

    By Eileen B Leonard

    Why is crime defined so narrowly in most textbooks? Why is street crime punished more severely than corporate crime or domestic violence? Why is rape by a stranger treated more seriously than date rape? Why does the United States incarcerate more of its citizens than any other country on the planet...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 March 1st 2015 by Willan

  8. Riots and Political Protest

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

    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 March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Young Men and Domestic Abuse

    By David Gadd, Claire Fox, Mary-Louise Corr, Stephanie Alger, Ian Butler

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    This book explores young men and domestic abuse: their experiences of it as victims, witnesses and perpetrators, what they think about it, and what they want done about it. Co-authored by leading figures in the fields of criminology, psychology and social work, this text draws on the findings of...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Revitalizing Criminological Theory:

    Towards a New Ultra-Realism

    By Steve Hall, Simon Winlow

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    This book provides a short, comprehensive and accessible introduction to Ultra-Realism: a unique and radical school of criminological thought that has been developed by the authors for a number of years. After first outlining existing schools of thought, their major intellectual flaws and their...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge