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  • Advancing Critical Criminologyby Walter S. DeKeseredy; Barbara Perry

    Lexington Books 2006; US$ 36.99

    Advancing Critical Criminology constitutes a timely addition to the growing body of knowledge on critical criminology scholarship. DeKeseredy and Perry have assembled a volume that provides scholars with an in-depth review of the extant literature on several major branches of criminology as well as examples of how critical criminologists apply their... more...

  • Genocide, Collective Violence, and Popular Memoryby David E. Lorey; William H. Beezley

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 32.99

    In Genocide, Collective Violence, and Popular Memory: The Politics of Remembrance in the Twentieth Century, the editors present and discuss the many different social responses to the challenge of coming to terms with past reigns of terror and collective violence. Designed for undergraduate courses in political violence and revolution, this volume treats... more...

  • Underbelly Squizzyby Andy Muir

    Allen & Unwin 2013; US$ 20.90

    The epic story of Australia's the first superstar gangster of the 20th Century - Joseph Theodore Leslie Taylor, known to all as 'Squizzy', was a man whose relentless quest for power knew no boundaries. more...

  • Criminal Wirral IIby Daniel K Longman

    The History Press 2013; US$ 4.36

    A collection of some of the strangest, most despicable and comical crimes that took place on the Wirral peninsula throughout the Victorian era and the early twentieth century. It features tales that uncover many cases that have been long forgotten and are supported by illustrations which describe these events and the people featured in them. more...

  • Forsaken Femalesby Andrea Parrot; Nina Cummings

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 31.99

    Forsaken Females describes the varied types of brutalization women experience through the life course, as well as historical and theoretical perspectives of global violence against women. The book illuminates the diverse ideologies and cultural conditions that condone and perpetuate the brutality that victimizes women. The discussion is structured... more...

  • Criminologyby Gregg Barak

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2009; US$ 59.99

    Barak provides the first integrated analysis of crime, criminal justice, and criminology through a global lens, revealing the importance of a global perspective for the study of crime and justice in the 21st century. While moving seamlessly from the micro bio-psychological, interactive-social process to the macro cultural-structural forces that shape... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of European Criminologyby Sophie Body-Gendrot; Mike Hough; Klara Kerezsi; RenÚ LÚvy; Sonja Snacken

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 64.95

    This new book brings together some of the leading criminologists across Europe, to showcase the best of European criminology. This Handbook aims to reflect the range and depth of current work in Europe, and to counterbalance the impact of the ? sometimes insular and ethnocentric ? Anglo-American criminological tradition. The end-product is a collection... more...

  • Ethnische "Sńuberungen" in der Moderneby Michael Schwartz

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 105.00

    Ethnic ?cleansing? is the dark side of modern democratization and the formation of nation states. Beginning in the 19th century, the Balkans and colonies outside Europe became the laboratories for this form of national problem solving. After 1914 these instruments of violence struck back on the European continent. Michael Schwartz describes... more...

  • Deutsche Unternehmer zwischen Kriegswirtschaft und Wiederaufbauby Paul Erker; Toni Pierenkemper

    De Gruyter 1999; US$ 77.00

    Die Rolle der Unternehmer zwischen NS- und "Wirtschaftswunder"-Zeit ist ein zentrales Thema der Zeitgeschichte, das bislang wenig erforscht wurde. Der vorliegende Sammelband behandelt diese Problematik anhand von sechs Studien Řber die Unternehmer Heinrich Nordhoff (VW-Manager), Hans-GŘnther Sohl (Stahlindustrieller), Hans Constantin Paulssen (Aluminiumunternehmer),... more...

  • Masculinities and Crimeby James W. Messerschmidt

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1993; US$ 42.99

    Challenging the common masculinist character of criminological research, James W. Messerschmidt develops an elaborate scrutiny of the gender roles that, along with class and race, influence the occurrence and types of crimes in our society. more...