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  • CRIME AND INEQUALITYby Chris Grover

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This book examines key relationships between material circumstances and crime, and analyzes the areas of social policy ? in particular social security and labour market policy ? that are most important in terms of dealing with inequality at the lower end of the income hierarchy. more...

  • Criminal Justiceby Peter Joyce

    Willan Publishing 2006; US$ 94.95

    This book provides a comprehensive, up to date and detailed introduction to the criminal justice system for students and practitioners needing to know about this. It assesses the main theories concerned with the causes of crime (including white collar and corporate crime), and provides a detailed account and analysis of the response of the state to... more...

  • Investing in Childrenby Christine Piper

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.00

    This multi-disciplinary book brings together insights from law, sociology, criminology and history, to identify and explain the complex and inter-related factors which help or hinder the state to 'invest' in children and young people. more...

  • Justice, Community Civil Societyby Joanna Shapland

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    Disquiet about the relationship between criminal justice and its publics has increased over the last decade, and this book is concerned to delve further into this contested area. It reveals how the need to innovate in response to local demandsd has resulted in very different initiatives across Europe, and also highlights the variation in intrinsic... more...

  • Islam, Crime Criminal Justiceby Basia Spalek

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 133.00

    This book provides an important contribution to debates over the role of Muslims in British society generally, as well as their experiences of and involvement in the criminal justice system and the policy implications that arise from this. It is a particularly timely collection in light of both the recent disturbances in several northern English cities,... more...

  • Confronting Crimeby Michael Tonry

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    This book provides a detailed review of the thinking behind New Labour's promise to be 'tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime', looking at policies and proposals in the field of punishment, particularly those embodied in the Halliday Review of the Sentencing Framework (2001), the government White Paper Justice for All (2002), and the 2002 Criminal... more...

  • Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justiceby Kerry Baker; Alex Sutherland

    Policy Press 2009; US$ 29.95

    This report provides a detailed exploration of MAPPA policy and practice in order to prompt further debate about the implications of the risk paradigm for young people and youth justice practitioners. more...

  • Liberalism and Crimeby Robert Sullivan

    Lexington Books 2000; US$ 34.99

    This book explores one of the most significant events in 20th century Anglo-Saxon liberalism: the shift in Britain from the welfare state to the risk society. more...

  • Securing Respectby Andrew Millie

    Policy Press 2009; US$ 41.95

    Securing respect contains essays from leading academics in the field that consider the origins, current interpretations and possible future for the Respect Agenda. It explores various policy and theoretical discourses relating to 'respect', behavioural expectations and anti-social behaviour. more...

  • The Politics of Imprisonmentby Vanessa Barker

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 34.99

    The attention devoted to the unprecedented levels of imprisonment in the United States obscure an obvious but understudied aspect of criminal justice: there is no consistent punishment policy across the U.S. It is up to individual states to administer their criminal justice systems, and the differences among them are vast. For example, while some states... more...