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  • Criminal Justice Handbook on Masculinity, Male Agression, and Sexualityby Carmen M. Cusack

    Charles C Thomas 2015; US$ 45.95

    Criminal Justice Handbook on Masculinity, Male Aggression, and Sexuality discusses masculinity as a social construct, an ideal, and an impediment for males and females. The book explores how the law equalizes, protects, bridles, and enforces masculinity while dealing with crime, which often exploits and exaggerates masculinity. Among the topics addressed... more...

  • Criminological Perspectives on Race and Crimeby Shaun L. Gabbidon

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Ideal for use in either crime theory or race and crime courses, this is the only text to look at the array of explanations for crime as they relate to racial and ethnic populations. Each chapter begins with a historical review of each theoretical perspective and how its original formulation and more recent derivatives account for racial/ethnic differences.... more...

  • Dr. Todby Nicholas Kulish; Souad Mekhennet; Rita Seuß

    C.H. Beck 2015; US$ 18.18

    Man nannte ihn ?Doktor Tod? und ?Schlächter von Mauthausen?. Der SS-Arzt Dr. Aribert Heim war über Jahrzehnte der meistgesuchte NS-Verbrecher. 2009 gelang es den Journalisten Nicholas Kulish und Souad Mekhennet, seine Hinterlassenschaft in Kairo aufzuspüren. In ihrem spannend geschriebenen Buch verweben sie die Geschichte von Leben und Flucht Heims... more...

  • The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice: Promoting Community Alternatives for Individuals with Serious Mental Illnessby Patricia A. Griffin; Kirk Heilbrun; Edward P. Mulvey

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 62.99

    The number of individuals with severe mental illness in the criminal justice system is shockingly high. However, there is a wealth of research that shows that the traditional incarceration model is not effective with this population, and that many of these individuals can be helped in the community at less cost without increased risk to public safety... more...

  • Economics of Crime and Enforcementby Anthony M. Yezer

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 158.00

    This text is designed for use in a course on the economics of crime in a variety of settings. Assuming only a previous course in basic microeconomics, this innovative book is strongly linked to the new theoretical and empirical journal literature. Showing the power of microeconomics in action, Yezer covers a wide array of topics. There are chapters... more...

  • Criminal Behaviourby Robbie Guillory; Maddy Burrows

    Freight Books 2014; US$ 2.90

    Whether you?ve just tried to sell drugs to a uniformed policeman or you?ve just been pulled over whilst drunk and being pulled off, Criminal Behaviour will bring your worst misdemeanors to light. Related anonymously by the nation?s coppers, lawyers, social workers and parole officers, each story demonstrates just how incapable and incompetent some... more...

  • Crime Linkageby Jessica Woodhams; Craig Bennell

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 89.95

    The increasing portrayal of forensic investigative techniques in the popular media? CSI , for example, has resulted in criminals becoming "forensically aware" and more careful about leaving behind physical evidence at a crime scene. This presents law enforcement with a significant problem: how can they detect serial offenders if they cannot rely on... more...

  • Criminal Behavior Systemsby Marshall R. Clinard; Richard Quinney; John Wildeman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 31.95

    An important classic, especially useful for courses in criminal behavior and personality, this text begins with a discussion of the construction of types of crime and then formulates and utilizes a typology of criminal behavior systems. more...

  • The Psychology of Misconduct, Vice, and Crime (Psychology Revivals)by Bernard Hollander

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of phrenology. This title, originally published in 1922 contains the reflections of the author on his experience as a physician specialising in nervous and mental disorders. He looks at a range of patients "suffering from... more...

  • Female Executionsby Geoffrey Abbott

    Summersdale 2014; US$ 9.99

    The fairer sex get it in the neck in these grisly tales from the gallows, guillotine, and gas chamber From Nan Hereford, the cloaked highwayman who held up coaches with just her fists, to the woman who survived the gallows and took her empty coffin away with her, this book illuminates history?s darker periods with a detailed and factual approach.... more...