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Crimes and criminal classes

  • Crime, Justice and Public Order in Old Regime Franceby Julius R. Ruff

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 125.00

    This title, first published in 1984, is a case study of crime and criminal justice in rural, southwestern France in the last century of the Old Regime. Based on extensive research in criminal court records, often the only documentary evidence of the poor and illiterate, the study is a valuable addition both to our knowledge of Old Regime society and... more...

  • The Handbook of Criminological Theoryby Alex R. Piquero

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00

    An indispensable resource for all levels, this handbook provides up-to-date, in-depth summaries of the most important theories in criminology. Provides original, cutting-edge, and in-depth summaries of the most important theories in criminology Covers the origins and assumptions behind each theory, explores current debates and research, points... more...

  • Challenging Child Protectionby Lorraine Waterhouse; Janice McGhee; Brigid Daniel; Andrew Cooper; Kay Tisdall; Jason Hart; Trevor Spratt; Tarja Pösö; Fiona Arney; Stewart McDougall; Leah Bromfield; Walter Lorenz; Heather Montgomery; Tim Dare; Melissa O?Donnell

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 42.95

    Challenging Child Protection offers a ground-breaking new perspective which will illuminate and improve the professional understanding and practice of social workers and child protection workers.Taking a fresh look at the principles underlying child protection, this book provides a thought-provoking analysis of the evidence base which underpins professional... more...

  • Verordnung über Arbeitsstättenby Volker Steinborn

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2015; US$ 30.71

    In der 20. Auflage sind neben den aktuellen Fassungen der ArbStättV und des ArbSchG alle 18 vom Ausschuss für Arbeitsstätten (ASTA) ermittelten und vom Bundesministerium für Arbeit und Soziales (BMAS) bekanntgemachten Technischen Regeln für Arbeitsstätten (ASR), die die Arbeitsstättenverordnung konkretisieren, enthalten. Damit wurden bis auf zwei Ausnahmen... more...

  • Crime Scene Staging Dynamics in Homicide Casesby Laura Gail Pettler

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 79.95

    Individuals who perpetrate murder sometimes pose or reposition victims, weapons, and evidence to make it look like events happened in a different way than what actually transpired. Until now, there has been scarce literature published on crime scene staging. Crime Scene Staging Dynamics in Homicide Cases is the first book to look at this practice,... more...

  • Crime in the United States 2015by Shana Hertz-Hattis

    Bernan Press 2015; US$ 104.99

    This book contains findings from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the offenses?known to law enforcement?released annually from its Uniform Crime Reporting Program. This reference is the most comprehensive official compilation of crime statistics in the United States and is an important addition to your library's collection. more...

  • Critical Issues in Child Welfareby Joan F. Shireman

    Columbia University Press 2015; US$ 74.99

    Reconfigured for easier classroom use, this text begins with the issues facing at-risk children and families and then describes the intricacies of the child-welfare system and the role of protective services, family preservation, out-of-home care, foster care, adoption, and services for adolescents. New material addresses mental health and early childhood... more...

  • Children, Health and Well-beingby Geraldine Brady; Pam Lowe; Sonja Olin Lauritzen

    Wiley 2015; US$ 34.95

    This book brings together new and leading scholars, who demonstrate the importance of research with children and from a child perspective, allowing for a fuller understanding of the meaning and impact of health and illness in children?s lives. Demonstrates the importance of research with children and research from a child perspective, in... more...

  • Savage Frontierby Ieva Jusionyte

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    This highly original work of anthropology combines extensive ethnographic fieldwork and investigative journalism to explain how security is understood, experienced, and constructed along the Triple Frontera, the border region shared by Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. One of the major "hot borders" in the Western Hemisphere, the Triple Frontera is... more...

  • The Abolition Of Libertyby Peter Hitchens

    Atlantic Books Ltd 2015; US$ 11.65

    'It's fair to say that Peter Hitchens remains one of the most misrepresented figures in the British media... Hitchens is in reality one of the most thought-provoking and intelligent commentators on life in contemporary Britain ' Neil Clark, Spectator From identification cards to how we protect our property, public debate rages over what... more...