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  1. Crime and Economics

    An Introduction

    By Kevin Albertson, Chris Fox

    Crime and Economics provides the first comprehensive and accessible text to address the economics of crime within the study of crime and criminology. The economics of crime is an area of growing activity and concern, increasingly influential both to the study of crime and criminal justice and to...

    Published October 3rd 2011 by Willan

  2. Dangerousness, Risk and the Governance of Serious Sexual and Violent Offenders

    By Karen Harrison

    Dangerousness, Risk and the Governance of Serious Sexual and Violent Offenders is a fully up-to-date, comprehensive and user-friendly guide on those offenders who are often assessed as being dangerous. Outlining, evaluating and commenting on specific methods, regimes and strategies for dealing...

    Published June 26th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The Registration and Monitoring of Sex Offenders

    A Comparative Study

    By Terry Thomas

    This book seeks to track the origins of sex offender registers, their purpose and the law and policy that underpins them in various parts of the world. Sex offender registers are not really registers at all but a set of ‘legal requirements’ that fall automatically on a person convicted or cautioned...

    Published June 13th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Police Work

    Principles and Practice

    By Colin Rogers, Rhobert Lewis, Tim John, Tim Read

    This book provides a highly readable account of police work. It builds upon Introduction to Police Work (Rogers and Lewis 2007) to provide a comprehensive, in depth and critical understanding of policing in today's diverse society. Police Work: Principles and Practice meets the need for an...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Willan

  5. Transnational Environmental Crime

    Toward an Eco-global Criminology

    By Rob White

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to and overview of eco-global criminology. Eco-global criminology refers to a criminological approach that is informed by ecological considerations and by a critical analysis that is global in scale and perspective. Based upon eco-justice conceptions...

    Published May 9th 2011 by Willan

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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