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New and Published Books

  1. Criminology

    Explaining Crime and Its Context, 8th Edition

    By Stephen E. Brown, Finn-Aage Esbensen, Gilbert Geis

    This highly acclaimed criminology text presents an up-to-date review of rational choice theories, including deterrence, shaming and routine activities. It also incorporates current examples of deterrence research regarding domestic violence, drunk driving and capital punishment, and features...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. American Criminal Courts

    Legal Process and Social Context

    American Criminal Courts: Legal Process and Social Context is an introductory-level text that offers a comprehensive study of the legal processes that guide criminal courts and the social contexts that introduce variations in the activities of actors inside and outside the court. Specifically the...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Law

    10th Edition

    By Jocelyn M. Pollock

    Criminal Justice Procedure gives clear guidance on the most common questions faced by today's law enforcement, offering fresh look at 21st century pre-trial protocol. Unlike other case books, this newly revised edition eschews legal theory in favor of the practical know-how needed to not to parse,...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Crime and Justice in America

    An Introduction to Criminal Justice, 2nd Edition

    By Joycelyn M. Pollock

    This book views peacemaking as a broad, encompassing process that is expressed in many different shapes and forms. It blends ancient-wisdom traditions, peacemaking criminology, and restorative justice principles as a way of intervening with offenders in both institutional and community-based...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Construction and Performance of Commercial Contracts

    By W.D Duncan, S.A Christensen

    This book analyses the principles underlying the construction and application of a number of boilerplate and other clauses commonly included in commercial contracts. The first Part of the work deals with general principles of interpretation. It then considers clauses which allocate commercial risk;...

    Published September 8th 2014 by Federation Press

  6. Victimology (Routledge Revivals)

    The Victim and the Criminal Justice Process

    By Sandra L. Walklate

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of the victims of crime and the way in which they are treated in society generally, and in the criminal justice process in particular. The study of victims of crime is important to academics, the wider community...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Regulating Fraud (Routledge Revivals)

    White-Collar Crime and the Criminal Process

    By Michael Levi

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this book discusses white-collar or commercial crime which has grown to be a major issue in our society today. Looking at research from North America and Britain, the book explores the way fraudsters are treated. It draws on various disciplines including Economics, Law,...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Making People Pay (Routledge Revivals)

    By Paul Rock

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1973, this book offers a fascinating and systematic description of the debt-collection process in 1970s England. Basing his research on the words of creditors, debtors, solicitors and debt-collectors, Paul Rock’s research was conducted when imprisonment for debt was still in...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Public Order and Private Lives (Routledge Revivals)

    The Politics of Law and Order

    By Michael Brake, Chris Hale

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1992, Public Order and Private Lives is a radical examination of the political forces which shaped the law and order debate in Britain at that time. The authors offer a significant and provoking analysis of Conservative policies on crime, showing that, ironically, they created...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Street Art, Public City

    Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination

    By Alison Young

    What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge