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Forthcoming Criminal Behaviour and Forensic Psychology 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 July 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Madness and Crime

    By Philip Bean

    This book provides an authoritative and highly readable review of the relationship between madness and crime by one of the leading authorities in the field. The book is divided into four parts, each essay focusing on selected features of madness which have relevance to contemporary society. Part 1...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Willan

  3. Forensic Criminology

    By Andy Williams

    This text provides an examination of the aetiological development of forensic criminology within the UK. It links the subjects of scientific criminology, criminal investigations, crime scene investigation, forensic science and the legal system, and provides an introduction to the important...

    To Be Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Beliefs and Expectations in Legal Decision Making

    Edited by Bradley D. McAuliff, Brian H. Bornstein

    Beliefs and expectancies influence our everyday thoughts, feelings, and actions. These attributes make a closer examination of beliefs and expectancies worthwhile in any context, but particularly so within the high-stakes arena of the legal system. Whether the decision maker is a police officer...

    To Be Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Crime Linkage

    Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Jessica Woodhams, Craig Bennell

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    A sufficient body of psychological research has amassed in the area of behavioural consistency and the detection of serial offenders. A number of innovations are also taking place in the field which have important implications for the practice of crime linkage and its use by police and the courts....

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Working within the Forensic Paradigm

    Cross-discipline approaches for policy and practice

    Edited by Rosemary Sheehan, James Ogloff

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Forensic work occurs across the criminal justice sector and the legal and health professions and intersects with work in a range of areas, such as child protection, family welfare, mental health, offending, disability and addictions, family violence programmes, juvenile justice and sexual assault...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Informants, Cooperating Witnesses, and Undercover Investigations

    A Guide to Law, Policy, and Procedure, Second Edition

    By Dennis G. Fitzgerald

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    Now in its second edition, this volume takes a scholarly approach to an often misunderstood and controversial law enforcement investigative technique that traditionally has been shrouded in secrecy. Written by a former Miami vice and narcotics detective, DEA agent, and attorney, this authoritative...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Criminal Recidivism

    Explanation, Prediction and Prevention

    By Georgia Zara, David P Farrington

    This book aims to investigate criminal recidivism, the process involved in continuing offending and in delaying desistance from a criminal career. It focuses on why, how and for how long an individual continues committing crimes and aims to explain both the development of a persistent criminal...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Willan

  9. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Supervision of everyday work is a core component of the safe and effective practice of both trainee and qualified forensic practitioners, such as probation staff, psychologists, criminal justice and liaison workers and specialist treatment staff. Within mental health settings, the importance of...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Disordered Personalities and Crime

    By David W Jones

    Disordered Personalities and Crime seeks to better understand how we respond to those individuals who have been labelled at various points in time as ‘morally insane’, ‘psychopathic’ or ‘personality disordered’. Individuals whose behaviour is consistent with these diagnoses present challenges to...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge