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  1. Inventing Fear of Crime

    By Murray Lee

    Over the past four decades the fear of crime has become an increasingly significant concern for criminologists, victimologists, policy makers, politicians, police, the media and the general public. For many practitioners reducing fear of crime has become almost as important an issue as reducing...

    Published January 1st 2007 by Willan

  2. Issues in Green Criminology

    Edited by Piers Beirne, Nigel South

    Issues in Green Criminology: confronting harms against environments, humanity and other animals aims to provide, if not a manifesto, then at least a significant resource for thinking about green criminology, a rapidly developing field. It offers a set of specially written introductions and a...

    Published January 1st 2007 by Willan

  3. Expanding the Criminological Imagination

    Edited by Alana Barton, Karen Corteen, David Scott, Dave Whyte

    This book brings together a series of writings on the problems facing contemporary criminology, highlighting the main theoretical priorities of critical analysis and their application to substantive case studies of research in action. Its main aim is to establish the conceptual and practical...

    Published November 1st 2006 by Willan

  4. The Effects of Imprisonment

    Edited by Alison Liebling, Shadd Maruna

    Series: Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

    As the number of prisoners in the UK, USA and elsewhere continues to rise, so have concerns risen about the damaging short term and long term effects this has on prisoners. This book brings together a group of leading authorities in this field, both academics and practitioners, to address the...

    Published September 1st 2006 by Willan

  5. Theorizing Surveillance

    Edited by David Lyon

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 1st 2006 by Willan

  6. Theories of Crime

    Edited by Ian Marsh

    Presenting a clear, comprehensive review of theoretical thinking on crime, this book encourages students to develop a deeper understanding of classic and contemporary theories and provides an interdisciplinary approach to criminology through the contributions of sociology, psychology and biology. A...

    Published July 31st 2006 by Routledge

  7. Ageing, Crime and Society

    Edited by Azrini Wahidin, Maureen Cain

    The relationship between ageing and crime has been a much neglected issue, the focus rather being on youth. This books aims to redress this imbalance, bringing together a group of leading authorities to address key issues on the subject of crime and ageing, considering older people as both victims...

    Published July 1st 2006 by Willan

  8. Captured by the Media

    Edited by Paul Mason

    This book turns on the television, opens the newspaper, goes to the cinema and assesses how punishment is performed in media culture, investigating the regimes of penal representation and how they may contribute to a populist and punitive criminological imagination. It places media discourse in...

    Published November 1st 2005 by Willan

  9. Forensic Psychologists Casebook

    Psychological profiling and criminal investigation

    Edited by Laurence Alison

    This book aims to demonstrate how forensic psychology contributes to police investigations, providing practical information about the type of reports provided by psychologists and behavioural advisors, and set within a broader theoretical context. It asks the question 'What do practitioners...

    Published June 1st 2005 by Willan

  10. Questioning Crime and Criminology

    Edited by Moira Peelo, Keith Soothill

    This is a text for criminology students designed to take them to the heart of the contradictions, confusions and blurred boundaries around the subject of crime, about what crime is, about social regulation and control, and about social responsibility. It focuses on the key questions and issues...

    Published May 1st 2005 by Willan

Forthcoming Books

  1. Opening the Black Box: The Work of Watching
    By Gavin J. D. Smith
    To Be Published October 16th 2014
  2. Innovations and Advancements in Sex Offender Research
    Edited by Wesley Jennings
    To Be Published October 23rd 2014
  3. Crime Linkage: Theory, Research, and Practice
    Edited by Jessica Woodhams, Craig Bennell
    To Be Published October 27th 2014
  4. Feminism and Global Justice
    By Kerry Carrington
    To Be Published October 30th 2014
  5. Controversies in Critical Criminology
    Edited by Martin D. Schwartz, Suzanne E. Hatty
    To Be Published November 8th 2014

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