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  1. Drugs and Popular Culture

    Edited by Paul Manning

    The use of illegal drugs is so common that a number of commentators now refer to the 'normalisation' of drug consumption. It is surprising, then, that to date very little academic work has explored drug use as part of contemporary popular culture. This collection of readings will apply an...

    Published January 31st 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 December 31st 2006 by Willan

  3. Crime Online

    Edited by Yvonne Jewkes

    Crime Online is concerned to explore the dual capacity of the Internet to pervert and to democratize: it offers its users freedom, democracy, and communication with people around the world while at the same time generating anxieties concerning its potential to corrupt vulnerable minds and...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Willan

  4. Fraud

    By Alan Doig

    Series: Crime and Society Series

    Fraud remains one of the most important crimes and causes billions of pounds of losses each year, many thousands of people are employed to try to prevent it, but it has remained largely neglected in the literature. This book provides comprehensive coverage of the main issues involved in fraud, its...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Willan

  5. The Price of Sex

    By Belinda Brooks-Gordon

    As a society we are buying more sex than ever before. Adult sex shops now take their place amongst retailers in the high street and lap dancing clubs compete for an increased share of the leisure economy; hotel chains offer sexually explicit films as part of their standard service, the party...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Willan

  6. Secure and Tranquil Travel

    Edited by Martha J. Smith, Derek B. Cornish

    Herein lie the answers to crime and disorder. So many people become dispirited, fatalistic or angry about crime instead of seeing crime problems, like business setbacks, as challenges or even opportunities. This book sets out a clear, systematic and demonstrably successful strategy for reducing the...

    Published April 30th 2006 by Willan

  7. Murder

    By Shani D'Cruze, Sandra L. Walklate, Samantha Pegg

    Series: Crime and Society Series

    This book seeks to unravel the issues associated with the crime of murder, providing a highly accessible account of the subject for people coming to it for the first time. It uses detailed case studies as a way of exemplifying and exploring more general questions of socio-cultural responses to...

    Published March 31st 2006 by Willan

  8. Organised Crime

    By Alan Wright

    This book aims to provide an accessible introduction to the study of organised crime - about those who commit it, the effect it has on individuals, businesses and states, and the ways in which states and the international community have sought to contain it. It explores all facets of what has...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Willan

  9. Crime-free Housing in the 21st Century

    By Barry Poyner

    This book sets out to investigate the relationship between crime and the design and planning of housing, and to produce practical recommendations to help architects and planners to reduce crime. It builds upon and updates research originally published in Crime Free Housing (1991), providing an...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge

  10. The Violent Workplace

    By P.A.J Waddington, Doug Badger, Ray Bull

    The threat of violence concerns most people most profoundly. It has long been a topic of intensive academic, practical and political debate. In recent years the workplace has emerged as a recognized site of violence, threat and menace and this book will make a significant contribution to the...

    Published October 31st 2005 by Willan

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Violent Workplace
    By P.A.J Waddington, Doug Badger
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  2. New Directions in Surveillance and Privacy
    Edited by Benjamin J. Goold, Daniel Neyland
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  3. Rioting in the UK and France
    Edited by David Waddington, Fabien Jobard
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. Selling Security
    By Alison Wakefield
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  5. Communities, Crime and Social Capital in Contemporary China

    To Be Published April 14th 2015

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