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  1. CJ Update Newsletters

    CJ Update is a biannual electronic newsletter from Anderson Publishing that disseminates news and information to criminal justice educators. Anderson joins Routledge as of 19th September 2014.

    Look out for the September newsletter which will be online soon!

  2. European Society of Criminology (ESC) Conference, Prague, 10th-13th September 2014

    Join Routledge at the 14th Annual Conference of European Society of Criminology (ESC / EUROCRIM) conference in Prague from 10th - 13th September 2014. For a selection of titles on display, click here.

    Visit our stand to browse our latest books and receive 20% off all titles on display and free shipping on all orders. Learn more about this year's conference here.

     

  3. Crime and Immigration

    We are pleased to bring you a collection of new titles in the field of crime and immigration. We hope you find something of interest to you! 

    If this is your area of interest take a look at the
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship series which showcases contemporary studies that connect criminological scholarship to migration studies and explores the intellectual resonances between the two.

  4. OUT SOON! - The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration

    A stunning, interdisciplinary, international collection of original work, this Handbook challenges the bright line that has been drawn between regular and irregular migration, criminals and victims, and security and mobility. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand how and why the immigration threat has been produced as a political project, the book refocuses our attention on the devastating social and human costs associated with making people illegal. An absolutely foundational contribution to the development of a "criminology of mobility."’ - Nancy A. Wonders, Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Northern Arizona University, USA. For more information about the Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration click here

    Order your copy now and take advantage of the pre-publication offer of £125 (RRP £140. Valid until 24th December 2014)

  5. Asylum Seeking and the Global City

    By Francesco Vecchio

    Asylum seeking and the global city are two major contemporary subjects of analysis to emerge both in the literature and in public and official discourses on human rights, urban socioeconomic change and national security. Based on extensive, original ethnographic research, this book examines the situation of asylum seekers in Hong Kong and offers a narrative of their experiences related to internal and external borders, the performance of border crossing and asylum politics in the context of the global city... Read more...

  6. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities
    Edited by Ella Cockbain and Johannes Knutsson

    Remarkably little has been written about the theory and practice of applied police research, despite growing demand for evidence in crime prevention. Designed to fill this gap, this book offers a valuable new resource. It contains a carefully curated selection of contributions from some of the world's leading applied police researchers. Together, the authors have almost 300 years of relevant experience across three continents... Read more...

  7. The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

    Employability skills and careers in the Criminal Justice sector
    By Ester Ragonese, Anne Rees, Jo Ives and Terry Dray

    Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming employable and to careers in the Criminal Justice Sector and beyond... Read more...

  8. Routledge welcomes Anderson

    Routledge and Anderson – your source for excellence in criminal justice publishing...not just texts, but scholarly research and cutting-edge professional training as well!

    We are pleased to announce the joining together of Anderson texts and monographs with Routledge's distinguished list of books, monographs, and journals for Criminal Justice, effective September 19th 2014.

  9. The Making of Criminal Justice Policy

    By Sue Hobbs and Christopher Hamerton

    This new textbook will provide students of criminology with a better understanding of criminal justice policy and, in doing so, offers a framework for analyzing the social, economic and political processes that shape its creation. The book adopts a policy-oriented approach to criminal justice, connecting the study of criminology to the wider study of British government, public administration and politics... Read more... 

  10. Contemporary Surveillance - Watch an Interview with Professor David Lyon

    Professor David Lyon, Director of the Surveillance Studies Centre and Queen's Research Chair in Surveillance Studies at Queen's University, Canada speaks on Contemporary Surveillance.

    We ask David about technology, ethical questions and his views on the Snowden affair.

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