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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. 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 October 29th 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 October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Crime and Criminality

    A multidisciplinary approach

    By Sandie Taylor

    This book draws on criminology, sociology, psychology and neuroscience to offer a balanced perspective of crime, the criminal and criminality and is essential reading for courses on criminal and forensic psychology and psychological criminology....

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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 November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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