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  • Peripheralizationby Matthias Naumann; Andrea Fischer-Tahir

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; Not Available

    Peripheries emerge as a result of shifts in economic and political decision-making at various scales. Therefore peripheral spaces are not a ?natural? phenomenon but an outcome of the intrinsic logic of uneven geographical development in capitalist societies. Discussing examples from Germany, Eastern Europe, Turkey, Iraqi Kurdistan, Pakistan, India... more...

  • Criminal Justiceby Peter Joyce

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 61.95

    This new and expanded edition builds upon material from the highly successful first edition. A comprehensive textbook on the criminal justice system, the book assesses the main theories concerned with the causes of crime (including white-collar and corporate crime), discusses the operation of all key criminal justice agencies ? including the police,... more...

  • Strafvollzugby Klaus Laubenthal

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 29.99

    Solider Überblick: Der Autor spannt den Bogen von der historischen Entwicklung über die Grundlagen des Strafvollzugs bis hin zu Vollzugssystem, Behandlungsprozess und Sicherheitsaspekten. Aktualisiert, mit neuerer Rechtsprechung und zahlreichen Fallbeispielen... more...

  • Olde Cotswold Punishmentsby Nell Darby

    The History Press 2013; US$ 4.36

    <div>Look beyond the pretty cottages and gentle landscapes of the Cotswolds, and you will find a dark history of crime and punishment. From child thieves, poachers, conmen, prostitutes and would-be suicides to bigamists, highwaymen and murderers, the Cotswolds has had its fair share of criminals - treated in what appears to us today to... more...

  • New Directions in Race, Ethnicity and Crimeby Coretta Phillips; Colin Webster

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    The disproportionate criminalisation and incarceration of particular minority ethnic groups has long been observed, though much of the work in criminology has been dominated by a somewhat narrow debate. This debate has concerned itself with explaining this disproportionality in terms of structural inequalities and socio-economic disadvantage or discriminatory... more...

  • Religion - die letzte Freiheitby Ursula Unterberger

    Tectum Verlag 2013; US$ 18.92

    Das Grundrecht auf Glaubensfreiheit gilt auch hinter Gittern. "Religion ist die letzte Freiheit hier bei uns herinnen", so formuliert es ein Justizbeamter. Seelsorger der großen Kirchen und Vertreter anderer Religionen kümmern sich um die Gläubigen in Haft. Doch setzt der Strafvollzug auch Grenzen. Die Justizvollzugsanstalt Wien-Josefsstadt... more...

  • Terrorism, Drugs & Crime in Europe after 1992by Richard Clutterbuck

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First published in 1990, Richard Clutterbuck's fascinating analysis of European security confronts the problems of internal European community frontiers and technological aids in combating terrorism and international crime. He looks at what the EC countries have done in the past, describes the technology now becoming available, and makes radical proposals... more...

  • Crime in England 1815-1880by Helen Johnston

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95

    Crime in England, 1815-1880 provides a unique insight into views on crime and criminality and the operation of the criminal justice system in England from the early to the late nineteenth century. This book examines the perceived problem and causes of crime, views about offenders and the consequences of these views for the treatment of offenders... more...

  • Chancen und Risiken kommunaler Kriminalpräventionby Giséle van Elsbergen

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; Not Available

    Seit den 1990er Jahren findet eine stetige Expansion der kommunalen Kriminalprävention statt. Dies zeigt sich vor allem in der großen Zahl von lokalen Präventionsräten, die mittlerweile in sehr vielen Kommunen anzutreffen sind. Die vorliegende Studie befasst sich mit den Chancen und Risiken kommunaler Kriminalprävention. Anhand von sechzehn qualitativen... more...

  • Third Party Policingby Lorraine Mazerolle; Janet Ransley

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 44.00

    The first comprehensive exploration of third party policing and its implications. more...