Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Crime and Crime Prevention Books

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 149 new and published books in the subject of Crime and Crime Prevention — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 5

  1. Affect and Cognition in Criminal Decision Making

    Edited by Jean-Louis van Gelder, Henk Elffers, Danielle Reynald, Daniel S Nagin

    Series: Crime Science Series

    Research and theorizing on criminal decision making has not kept pace with recent developments in other fields of human decision making. Whereas criminal decision making theory is still largely dominated by cognitive approaches such as rational choice-based models, psychologists, behavioral...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Criminal Investigation of Sex Trafficking in America

    By Leonard Territo, Nataliya Glover

    Human trafficking is the third largest business for organized crime worldwide, next to illegal weapons trading and drugs. Written by well-respected criminal justice scholars, this book examines the criminal investigation of sex trafficking. Providing a multidisciplinary exploration of this topic,...

    Published November 1st 2013 by CRC Press

  3. What Works (and Doesn’t) in Reducing Recidivism

    By Edward J. Latessa, Shelley L. Listwan, Deborah Koetzle

    This book offers criminologists and students an evidence-based discussion of the latest trends in corrections. Over the last several decades, research has clearly shown that rehabilitation efforts can be effective at reducing recidivism among criminal offenders. However, researchers also recognize...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Hate Crime

    2nd Edition

    By Nathan Hall

    Since the publication of the first edition of 'Hate Crime' in 2005, interest in this subject as a scholarly and political domain has grown considerably both in Britain and North America, but significantly also in many other parts of the world. As such, this second edition fully revises and updates...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Alternate Light Source Imaging

    Forensic Photography Techniques

    By Norman Marin, Jeffrey Buszka

    Alternate Light Source Imaging provides a brief guide to digital imaging using reflected infrared and ultraviolet radiation for crime scene photographers. Clear and concise instruction illustrates how to accomplish good photographs in a variety of forensic situations. It demonstrates how tunable...

    Published June 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Patterns, Prevention, and Geometry of Crime

    Edited by Martin A. Andresen, J. Bryan Kinney

    Series: Crime Science Series

    P&P Brantingham’s enormous contribution to criminology has paved the way for major theoretical and empirical developments in the understanding of crime and its respective patterns, prevention, and geometry. In this unique collection of original essays, Andresen and Kinney bring together leading...

    Published April 12th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Crime Prevention

    Approaches, Practices, and Evaluations, 8th Edition

    By Steven P. Lab

    This book examines several types of crime prevention approaches and their goals, including those that are designed to prevent conditions that foster deviance, those directed toward persons or conditions with a high potential for deviance, and those for persons who have already committed crimes....

    Published March 6th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Criminal Justice

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Joyce

    This new and expanded edition builds upon material from the highly successful first edition. A comprehensive textbook on the criminal justice system, the book assesses the main theories concerned with the causes of crime (including white-collar and corporate crime), discusses the...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Stop and Search

    Police Power in Global Context

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling

    Police powers to stop, question and search people in public places, and the way these powers are exercised, is a contentious aspect of police-community relations, and a key issue for criminological and policing scholarship, and for public debate about liberty and security more generally. Whilst...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Crime and Planning

    Building Socially Sustainable Communities

    By Derek J. Paulsen, Ph.D.

    The form and layout of a built environment has a significant influence on crime by creating opportunities for it and, in turn, shaping community crime patterns. Effective urban planners and designers will consider crime when making planning and design decisions. A co-publication with the...

    Published November 7th 2012 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Community and the Problem of Crime
    By Karen Evans
    To Be Published July 7th 2015
  2. Rural Crime and Community Safety
    By Vania A Ceccato
    To Be Published July 22nd 2015
  3. Treatment programmes for high risk offenders
    Edited by Devon Polaschek
    To Be Published August 3rd 2015
  4. Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future
    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson
    To Be Published August 5th 2015
  5. Stop and Search: Police Power in Global Context
    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling
    To Be Published August 14th 2015

Find more forthcoming books