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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95
This book examines how young men between the ages of 18 and 21 make the transition to prison life and how they adapt practically, socially and psychologically. Based on extensive research in Feltham Young Offenders Institution, this book examines in particular the role of social support, both inside and outside prison, in relation to their adaptation,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95
This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the relationship between psychology, moral reasoning theory and offending behaviour. It sets out the theory and research which has been carried out in the field, and examines the ways in which this knowledge has been used in practice to inform treatment programmes for offenders. This book... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
The study of criminal careers is of increasing interest in criminology. It is now generally recognised that it is important to try to understand criminal behaviour across the life-course rather than focusing on fragmented incidents which provide only a partial picture. This is an accessible text which clarifies the crucial theoretical and methodological... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2007; US$ 59.95
When Explorations in Criminal Psychopathology: Clinical Syndromes With Forensic Implications was first published in 1996, the purpose was, in part, to correct an imbalance in the field, specifically with regard to the coverage of the important topic of psychopathology and its relationship to crime. The second edition of this book continues to address... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2003; US$ 54.95
MALE CRIME AND DEVIANCE seeks to explore in-depth the types of offenses most identified with and committed by males, dynamics of male crime, characteristics of male offenders, how male criminality and delinquency compare with and differ from female delinquent and criminal behavior, explanations for male crime, and efforts at combating crime in this... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1989; US$ 30.95
By John D. Lentz. CONTENTS: Protecting Ourselves; Discovering What Is Expected of Us; Discovering Ways the Manipulator Is Not Taking Responsibility; Giving Back Responsibility; Taking Care of Yourself. Appendices. more...
- Charles C Thomas 1978; US$ 63.95
By Robert D. Olsen, Sr., United States Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory, Fort Gordon, Georgia. With a Foreword by Walter R. Scott. This expanded and updated version of the original FINGERPRINT MECHANICS will serve as a comprehensive course of instruction and reference for students of finger printing, experienced investigators, and interested... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 57.95
Though many more women offenders are supervised in the community than in custody, much less is known about their needs and effective approaches to their supervision, support and treatment. Whilst there has been recent attention paid to responding to the needs of women in prison, negligible attention has been paid to women exiting prison, or on community... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 24.95
"Rational Choice and Criminal Behavior" is a collection of essays by experts in the field of criminal justice examines various aspects of the rational choice framework, which deals with the degree to which criminal behavior represents a rational choice. The editors also include essays that cover specific policy approaches that stem from this framework,... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 25.99
The Gender of Crime introduces students to how gender shapes our understanding of every aspect of crime. This book highlights the intersections of race, class, sexuality and gender with crime and introduces students to key concepts through compelling examples. more...