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  • Cross-Border Law Enforcementby Saskia Hufnagel; Clive Harfield; Simon Bronitt

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    This volume explores issues of law enforcement cooperation across borders from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. The borders under examination include both macro-level cooperation between nation-states as well as micro-level cooperation between different Executive agencies within a nation-state. The volume brings together leading academics,... more...

  • Criminology and Political Theoryby Anthony Amatrudo

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 57.00

    The ideal text developed for students to combine political theory and criminology. more...

  • Guarding Against Crimeby Danielle M. Reynald

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 119.95

    This ground-breaking book examines the critical role that citizens play in guarding against crime. By focusing on the ways in which residents are able to capably guard their residential environments from crime, Reynald shows how local residents function (or fail to function) as effective crime controllers. The studies contained herein are aimed at... more...

  • Crime Preventionby Steven P. Lab

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 53.95

    This book examines several types of crime prevention approaches and their goals, including those that are designed to prevent conditions that foster deviance, those directed toward persons or conditions with a high potential for deviance, and those for persons who have already committed crimes. This edition provides research and information on all... more...

  • Deterrence and Crime Preventionby David M. Kennedy

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Written by an author based at the prestigious University of Harvard Law department, this excellent volume addressing the topical issue of deterrence with is a hugely important aspect of criminology in a critical style. more...

  • 21st Century Security and CPTEDby Randall I. Atlas

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 119.95

    The concept of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) has undergone dramatic changes over the last several decades since C. Ray Jeffery coined the term in the early 1970s, and Tim Crowe wrote the first CPTED applications book. The second edition of 21st Century Security and CPTED includes the latest theory, knowledge, and practice of... more...

  • Thank God I Had a Gunby Chris Bird

    Privateer Publications 2014; US$ 14.99

    One of the best-kept secrets in America is how often and how effectively ordinary citizens defend themselves with firearms against criminal attack or criminal threat. Criminology professor Gary Kleck of Florida State University estimates that each year about 2.5 million ordinary people in the United States use firearms in confrontations with criminals.... more...

  • Criminal Behaviourby Clive Hollin

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95

    This study looks at contemporary psychological research and theory into criminal behaviour and considers the relationship between psychological and criminological theories. At the same time, the book examines the impact of psychology on strategies more...

  • Limited Responsibilitiesby Tamar Pitch

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 57.95

    Explores the interaction between the criminal justice system and the wider concerns of political and social institutions, including the welfare state, social work and forensic psychiatry. more...

  • Crime Prevention in the Built Environmentby Ted Kitchen; Richard H. Schneider

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 65.95

    Using new data and case study documentation, this book presents a unique international perspective on crime prevention theory, linking theory, evidence and practical application to bridge gaps between planning, design and criminology. more...