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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Global Surveillance and Policing

    Edited by Elia Zureik, Mark Salter

    Since the 9.11 attacks in North America and the accession of the Schengen Accord in Europe there has been widespread concern with international borders, the passage of people and the flow of information across borders. States have fundamentally changed the ways in which they police and monitor this...

    Published September 30th 2005 by Willan

  4. Workplace Violence

    Edited by Vaughan Bowie, Bonnie S. Fisher, Cary Cooper

    This book examines some of the key issues around violence at work which have emerged in the new millennium, including the events of September 11th 2001 and other terrorist-related incidents, identifying these as an extreme form of workplace violence. It builds upon the expanded typology of...

    Published September 30th 2005 by Willan

  5. Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety

    This book provides a comprehensive, authoritative and wide-ranging account of the background, theory and practice of crime prevention and community safety. It will be essential reading for anybody with interests in these fields, and will be the major work of reference on this subject for those...

    Published August 31st 2005 by Willan

  6. Football Hooliganism

    By Steve Frosdick, Peter Marsh

    This book provides a highly readable introduction to the phenomenon of football hooliganism, ideal for students taking courses around this subject as well as those having a professional interest in the subject, such as the police and those responsible for stadium safety and management. For anybody...

    Published June 30th 2005 by Willan

  7. Rougher Justice

    By Peter Squires, Dawn Stephen

    Anti-social behaviour has become a major political preoccupation of government and combating it is now a major plank of criminal justice policy. Yet anti-social behaviour as a concept has been little studied, and the notion has often been accepted uncritically. This book aims to meet this need,...

    Published June 30th 2005 by Willan

  8. Illicit and Illegal

    By Joanna Phoenix, Sarah Oerton

    This book is about the surprisingly neglected area of the regulation of sex. It describes and discusses the ways in which various sexual activities are controlled, regulated and made illegal and/or deviant and illicit. Its primary focus is upon the multiple and complex social controls (laws,...

    Published February 28th 2005 by Willan

  9. Crime Science

    Edited by Melissa J Smith, Nick Tilley

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book provides an introduction to crime science, setting out its essentials. It provides a major statement of the nature and aspirations of crime science, and presents a series of case studies providing examples, in different settings, of the approach in action, ranging from preventing crime...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Willan

  10. Street Crime

    By Simon Hallsworth

    Series: Crime and Society Series

    Street crime remains high on the public and political agenda, and is frequently the subject of media attention and concern. This book aims to provide a detailed and accessible account of the phenomenon, placing the subject in its theoretical, historical and political context. It addresses the...

    Published January 31st 2005 by Willan