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Forthcoming Crime and Crime Prevention Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Gun Crime in Global Contexts

    By Peter Squires

    Every year around three-quarters of a million people die (directly or indirectly) as a result of gun violence, with most deaths occurring in the poorest, yet also most highly weaponised parts of the world. Firearm proliferation - 875 million global firearms - is a direct contributor to both...

    To Be Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Following the Proceeds of Environmental Crime

    Fish, Forests and Filthy Lucre

    Edited by Gregory Rose

    Huge quantities of natural resources are illegally harvested and their proceeds laundered in the Asia-Pacific region, fostering corruption and undermining environmental governance. Most illegal exploitation and pollution occurs in countries with poor governance capacities, but much of the sale for...

    To Be Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge International Handbook on Hate Crime

    Edited by Nathan Hall, Abbee Corb, Paul Giannasi, John Grieve

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    This edited collection brings together many of the world's leading experts, both academic and practitioner, in a single volume handbook that examines key international issues in the field of hate crime. Collectively it examines a range of pertinent areas with the ultimate aim of providing a...

    To Be Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Criminalising the Purchase of Sex

    Lessons from Sweden

    By Jay Levy

    In 1999, Sweden criminalised the purchase of sex whilst simultaneously decriminalizing its sale. In so doing, it set itself apart from other European states, promoting itself as the pioneer of a radical approach to prostitution. What has come to be referred to as the Swedish model has now been...

    To Be Published August 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Financial War on Terror

    A Review of Counter-Terrorist Financing Strategies Since 2001

    By Nicholas Ryder

    Series: The Law of Financial Crime

    This book defines and identifies the so-called "financial war on terror". It provides a critical review of the impact of counter-terrorist financing strategies and measures in a number of jurisdictions as well as those enacted by international organizations. The book analyses the measures...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book is dedicated to applied research into policing, its characteristics, challenges and opportunities. It focuses on the process of conducting research that can usefully inform policy and practice. Despite growing demand for such evidence, remarkably little has been written about the theory...

    To Be Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Corruption, Economic Growth and Globalization

    Edited by Aurora A. C. Teixeira, Carlos Pimenta, António Maia, José António Moreira

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Fighting and preventing corruption requires therefore an understanding of the social, political and economic realities that prevail in particularly settings, viewed from an interdisciplinary, multidimensional, and a multi country perspective. It also requires scholars to distinguish between...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Logical Investigative Methods

    Critical Thinking and Reasoning for Successful Investigations

    By Robert J. Girod

    This book describes how to use logic, reasoning, critical thinking, and the scientific method to conduct and improve criminal and civil investigations. The author discusses how investigators and attorneys can avoid assumptions and false premises and instead make valid deductions, inductions, and...

    To Be Published October 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Surveillance in Europe

    Edited by David Wright, Reinhard Kreissl

    Surveillance in Europe is an accessible, definitive and comprehensive overview of the rapidly growing multi-disciplinary field of surveillance studies in Europe. Written by experts in the field, including leading scholars, the Companion’s clear and up to date style will appeal to a wide range of...

    To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Crime Prevention

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Stephen Schneider

    Dr. Schneider has updated every chapter in this reliable text using the latest research, the most recently published articles and books, and feedback from professors and students using the first edition. A new chapter that outlines crime prevention strategies and implementing then in practice adds...

    To Be Published November 9th 2014 by CRC Press