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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. Theorizing Resistance

    Music, Politics, and the Crimes of the Powerful

    By David Kauzlarich

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    Theorizing Resistance examines the extent to which music constructions provide windows for opposition and resistance to forms of state crime and violence such as war, human rights abuses, oppression, and corruption. The analysis is based on rich ethnographic, documentary, and participant...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Police Powers and Citizens’ Rights

    By Layla Skinns

    Drawing on key theories about police powers as well as original empirical research, this book explores citizens’ rights and police powers in comparative perspective, examining the links between the police and society and also what these links should be.Skinns moves beyond Packer’s model of crime...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 June 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Intersectionality and Criminology

    Gender, race, class and crime

    By Hillary Potter

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    The use of intersectionality theory in the social sciences has proliferated in the past several years, putting forward the argument that the interconnected identities of individuals, and the way these identities are perceived and responded to by others, must be a necessary part of any analysis....

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pre-crime:

    Pre-emption, precaution and future crime

    By Jude McCulloch, Sharon Pickering, Dean Wilson

    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 June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Power and Crime

    By Vincenzo Ruggiero

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    This book posits that criminologists can learn more about power and crime by looking to disciplines outside of criminology. Although arguably a ‘rendezvous’ discipline, Vincenzo Ruggiero argues that criminology can gain much insight from the political sciences, ethics, social theory, critical legal...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge