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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1998; US$ 43.99
Since Somalia, the international community has found itself changing its view of humanitarian intervention. More attention must be paid to the complexity of issues and moral dilemmas involved. This volume of original essays by international policy leaders, practitioners, and scholars brings together insights into the conflicting moral pressures present... more...
- Lexington Books 2007; US$ 41.99
Racing the Storm addresses how racial stratification continues to be a factor in U.S. society and was exposed by Hurricane Katrina. The continuing significance of race is examined by considering public opinion, media representations, and government and volunteer response before, during, and after the storm. more...
- AltaMira Press 1992; US$ 64.99
This classic has been the most authoritative text in the field since 1924. The thoroughly revised Eleventh Edition continues to provide a sound, sophisticated, sociological treatment of the principal issues in criminology. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 34.99
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...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2009; US$ 67.99
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...
- 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...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 91.00
Why do people become criminals? What causes delinquent behavior? Such questions occupy experts as well as the general public ? and there is more reciprocal exchange of ideas between them than one might at first imagine. Sabine Freitag examines both the sites of knowledge production and the spaces in civil society where expert hypotheses... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 182.00
This three-volume work covers the field of criminology in eight parts and provides comprehensive, accurate, and streamlined information. The prevailing social- scientific model for understanding international criminology characterizes the entire work. Volume 1 examines the fundamentals of criminology. more...
- Policy Press 2013; US$ 99.00
This timely and thought-provoking collection of writings considers values in crime theory, criminal justice and research practice, uncovering the many different 'sides' that criminologists, policy makers and researchers take. more...