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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Queer Criminology

    By Carrie L. Buist, Emily Lenning

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    This book introduces, articulates and lays out a progressive agenda for Queer Criminology. Just as Feminist Criminology was a response to male-centred criminological studies, Queer Criminology moves lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) issues from the margins to the centre of...

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 November 30th 2015 by Routledge-Cavendish

  6. 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 November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Crime and Inequality

    2nd Edition

    By Chris Grover

    This book offers an introduction to crime and social policy with a focus on inequality. It explores the relationship between material circumstance and crime and offers explanations for why inequality is often linked to offending behaviour and the evidence of such relationships. It provides an...

    To Be Published December 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge International Handbook of Life-Course Criminology

    Edited by Arjan Blokland, Victor van der Geest

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The importance of life-course criminology for both academic criminology and criminal justice policy is hard to exaggerate. Since its introduction in the latter half of the 1980s, the meticulous study of distinct career dimensions, like onset, frequency and crime mix, has yielded a wealth of...

    To Be Published December 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Therapeutic Correctional Relationships

    Theory, Research and Practice

    By Sarah Lewis

    Series: International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Prostitution Research in Context

    Methodology, Representation and Power

    Edited by May-Len Skilbrei, Marlene Spanger

    Series: Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge