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Forthcoming Youth Offending and Youth Justice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Forensic Practice in the Community

    Edited by Zoë Ashmore, Richard Shuker

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Forensic practice in the community is a neglected subject. There are many books looking at forensic work in secure settings, such as prisons or hospitals, but very little has been written about forensic practice in the community. This book describes the current and exciting developments in this...

    To Be Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Social Problems in the UK

    An Introduction

    By Stuart Isaacs, David Blundell, Anne Foley, Norman Ginsburg, Brian McDonough, Dan Silverstone, Tara Young

    Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction is the first textbook on contemporary social issues to contextualise social problems within the disciplines of sociology, social policy, criminology and applied social science. Drawing on the research and teaching experience of academics in these areas,...

    To Be Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Juvenile Justice

    International Perspectives, Models and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    A comparative analysis of juvenile justice systems, this book features the contributions of international experts. Topics include the history of juvenile justice, the nature and status of delinquency, and how well current legislation complies with the Standard Minimum Rules of the Administration of...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Youth Violence Prevention

    Edited by Terrance Taylor

    Youth violence is a pressing social concern and this book examines several elements of youth violence prevention. It offers state-of-the-art research on several different topics including: the relationship between bullying offending and victimization; the relationship between race and the code...

    To Be Published November 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs

    By Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane, Dale L. June

    Addressing the intricacies and diversities of street gangs, a major and growing blight across the country, this book draws on the expertise of high-ranking law enforcement officials monitoring terrorist activity and gang-related crimes as well as professional private investigators who have spent...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Gender, Drugs and Street Life

    An Ethnography of a British Housing Estate

    By Kate O'Brien

    Series: Routledge Advances in Ethnography

    Gender, drugs and street life explores the way girls and boys of white British origin access and participate in legal and illegal drugs, within the context of supply at the local level. It explores the relationship of children and young people to the local drug market from a gendered...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Willan

  7. Youth Street Gangs

    A critical appraisal

    By David Brotherton

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    Gangs have been heavily pathologized in the last several decades. In comparison to the pioneering Chicago School work on gangs in the 1920’s we have moved away from a humanistic appraisal of and sensitivity toward the phenomenon and have allowed the gang to become a highly plastic folk devil.This...

    To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Young Men and Domestic Abuse

    By David Gadd, Claire Fox, Mary-Louise Corr, Stephanie Alger, Ian Butler

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    This book explores young men and domestic abuse: their experiences of it as victims, witnesses and perpetrators, what they think about it, and what they want done about it. Co-authored by leading figures in the fields of criminology, psychology and social work, this text draws on the findings of...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy

    The politics of becoming adult

    By Sana Nakata

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    This book examines children’s rights and citizenship in the USA, UK and Australia. Unlike existing literature on childhood rights, this book takes a political perspective, analysing the policy, law and sociology that govern the transition from childhood to adulthood. This book offers an...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    This book builds on the success of the original edition and offers a comprehensive and critical overview of Scottish Criminal Justice and its relation to wider social inequalities and social justice. Fully updated, the new edition considers Criminal Justice in Scotland in the context of the...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge