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  1. Eyes Everywhere

    The Global Growth of Camera Surveillance

    Edited by Aaron Doyle, Randy Lippert, David Lyon

    In many countries camera surveillance has become commonplace, and ordinary citizens and consumers are increasingly aware that they are under surveillance in everyday life. Camera surveillance is typically perceived as the archetype of contemporary surveillance technologies and processes. While...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Police Responses to People with Mental Illnesses

    Global Challenges

    Edited by Duncan Chappell

    Series: Police Practice and Research

    According to the World Health Organisation during their lifetime more than one quarter of all individuals will develop one or more mental or behavioural disorders. Given prevalence data like this it is not surprising that wherever they reside on the planet many persons suffering from a mental...

    Published November 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Law, Second Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    In order to fully grasp criminal law concepts, students must go beyond mere rote memorization of the penal code and attempt to understand where the laws originate from and how they have developed. Criminal Law, Second Edition blends legal and moral reasoning in the examination of crimes and...

    Published November 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Debates in Criminal Justice

    Key Themes and Issues

    Edited by Tom Ellis, Stephen P. Savage

    This innovative new book recognises that, while criminal justice studies is a core component of all criminology/criminal justice undergraduate degrees, it can be a confusing, overwhelming and a relatively dry topic despite its importance. Taking an original approach, this book sets out a...

    Published September 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Computer Misuse

    Response, Regulation and the Law

    By Stefan Fafinski

    This book is concerned with the nature of computer misuse and the legal and extra-legal responses to it. It explores what is meant by the term 'computer misuse' and charts its emergence as a problem as well as its expansion in parallel with the continued progression in computing power, networking,...

    Published March 31st 2009 by Willan

  10. Communities, Crime and Social Capital in Contemporary China

    By Lena Zhong

    This book explores the theoretical and empirical dimensions of community crime prevention in China, examining in particular the role of social capital in a rapidly modernizing economic, social and political context. In doing so it provides a vivid picture of contemporary crime and crime control in...

    Published October 31st 2008 by Willan