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Forthcoming Youth Offending and Youth Justice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Gun Crime in Global Contexts

    By Peter Squires

    Every year around three-quarters of a million people die (directly or indirectly) as a result of gun violence, with most deaths occurring in the poorest, yet also most highly weaponised parts of the world. Firearm proliferation - 875 million global firearms - is a direct contributor to both...

    To Be Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 July 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 for each country represented include the history of juvenile justice, the nature and status of delinquency, current legislation and how well the legislation complies with the...

    To Be Published October 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    Edited by Andy Smith, Ken Green

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 December 29th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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 30th 2015 by Willan

  9. Youth Street Gangs

    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 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sport and Criminology

    A Critical Perspective

    By Laura Kelly, Peter Millward, Emma Poulton

    Series: Frontiers of Sport

    Sport and crime are both culturally and politically significant aspects of social life, both interesting sites within which to study social practices and processes. Despite sharing some obvious touchstone issues, such as violence, security and corruption, the disciplines of sport studies and...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge