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  1. Conflict and Crisis Communication

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Carol A. Ireland, Martin Fisher, Gregory M. Vecchi

    Conflict and crisis communication is the management of a critical incident which has the potential for resolution through successful negotiations. This can include negotiating with individuals in crisis, such as those threatening self-harm or taking individuals hostage as part of emotional...

    Published April 25th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Crime and Terrorism Risk

    Studies in Criminology and Criminal Justice

    Edited by Leslie W. Kennedy, Edmund F. McGarrell

    Crime and Terrorism Risk is a collection of original essays and articles that presents a broad overview of the issues related to the assessment and management of risk in the new security age. These original articles show how researchers, experts and the public are beginning to think about...

    Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Effective Crime Reduction Strategies

    International Perspectives

    Edited by James F. Albrecht, Dilip K. Das

    The International Police Executive Symposium (IPES, www.ipes.info) coordinates annual international conferences to evaluate critical issues in policing and recommend practical solutions to law enforcement executives deployed across the globe. Drawn from the 2005 proceedings hosted by the Czech...

    Published February 21st 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Policing: Toward an Unknown Future

    Edited by John Crank, Colleen Kadleck

    Series: Police Practice and Research

    The enclosed papers are the culmination of a project Dr. John Crank and Dr. Colleen Kadleck carried out assessing issues facing the police into the early 21st century. The papers are future oriented, in the sense that they anticipate trends visible today. Everywhere, the contributing scholars found...

    Published February 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice

    Edited by Les Johnston, Clifford Shearing

    Series: Police Practice and Research

    Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice brings together observations that reflect upon the state of police (and policing) across the globe and associated forms of policing scholarship with inputs from Africa, Australia, South and Central America, China, Europe, and the USA....

    Published February 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. State Crime

    By Alan Doig

    Series: Crime and Society Series

    This book provides an introduction to state crime, with a particular focus on the UK. The use of crime by the UK to achieve its policy and political objectives is an underdeveloped aspect of academic study of individual and institutional criminality, the exercise of political power, public...

    Published December 16th 2010 by Willan

  7. Transforming Behaviour

    Pro-social Modelling in Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Sally Cherry

    Pro-social modelling refers to the process by which the worker acts as a good motivating role model in order to bring out the best in people. The worker engages the client in an empathetic relationship within which they actively reinforce pro-social behaviour and attitudes and discourage...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan

  8. A New Response to Youth Crime

    Edited by David Smith

    Antisocial and criminal behaviour involving children and young people have been a cause of heightened public concern in England and Wales for more than a quarter of a century. It has been the subject of numerous policy papers, research studies and academic assessments as well as extensive newspaper...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan

  9. Sex Trafficking

    By Marie Segrave, Sanja Milivojevic, Sharon Pickering

    Trafficking in persons, particularly the trafficking of women into sexual servitude (sex trafficking) has generated much attention over the past decade. This book provides a critical examination of the international and national frameworks developed to respond to this issue - focused both on the...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan

  10. Crime Prevention

    By Nick Tilley

    Series: Criminal Justice Series

    This book provides a concise and up-to-date account of crime prevention theory, practice and research in a form designed to be accessible and interesting to both students and practitioners. Readers will be equipped to think in an informed and critical way about what has been and might be done in...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan