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Forthcoming Theories of Crime Books

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  1. 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 February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge International Handbook of Rural Criminology

    Edited by Joseph F Donnermeyer

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Traditionally criminologists have tended to focus their attention on urban crimes, yet in recent years a number of books and articles have shifted their focus towards the rural. This is unsurprising given that 49% of the world’s population lives in small towns, villages and farms. Rural Criminology...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  3. 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 March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Global Perspectives on Desistance

    Reviewing what we know and looking to the future

    Edited by Joanna Shapland, Stephen Farrall, Anthony Bottoms

    Why do people stop offending? What makes offenders start thinking about desisting? What encourages them? What puts them off? Are the processes the same for women and men? What are the processes by which offenders are rehabilitated or resettled back into the community?These are just some of the...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  5. 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 March 30th 2016 by Routledge