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Criminology

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  • In Cold Bloodby Truman Capote

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2001; US$ 16.00

    National Bestseller  On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues.  As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that... more...

  • Understanding Homicideby Fiona Brookman

    SAGE Publications 2005; US$ 61.00

    Here is a comprehensive and challenging text unravelling the phenomenon of homicide. The author combines original analysis with a lucid overview of the key theories and debates in the study of homicide and violence. more...

  • Criminologyby James Treadwell

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 29.00

    This bestselling text is an essential primer for undergraduate students in Criminology, mapping out key course content and offering helpful tips for both students and lecturers on making the most out of lectures and seminars. more...

  • The Female Offenderby Meda Chesney-Lind; Lisa J. Pasko

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 62.00

    Scholarship in criminology over the last few decades has often left little room for research and theory on how female offenders are perceived and handled in the criminal justice system. In truth, one out of every four juveniles arrested is female and the population of women in prison has tripled in the past decade. Co-authored by Meda Chesney-Lind,... more...

  • Girls, Women, and Crimeby Meda Chesney-Lind; Lisa J. Pasko

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 68.00

    A compilation of journal articles on the female offender written by leading researchers in the field of criminology and women's studies. Reveals the complex worlds females in the criminal justice system must often negotiate. more...

  • Media and Crimeby Yvonne Jewkes

    SAGE Publications 2015; US$ 38.00

    Fully updated with new crime statistics, case studies – including Jimmy Savile, the murder of Lee Rigby, and Wikileaks – and a student website, this bestselling text introduces students to this exciting area and encourages them to think critically about key issues more...

  • Extreme Killingby James Alan Fox; Jack Levin

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 50.00

    Filled with contemporary and classic case studies, this fascinating overview of both serial and mass murder illustrates the many violent expressions of power, revenge, terror, greed, and loyalty. Throughout the book, renowned experts James Alan Fox and Jack Levin examine the theories of criminal behavior and apply them to a multitude of mass and serial... more...

  • American Homicideby Richard M. Hough; Kimberly D. McCorkle

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 54.00

    American Homicide examines all types of homicide, and gives additional attention to the more prevalent types of murder and suspicious deaths in the United States. Authors Richard M. Hough and Kimberly D. McCorkle employ more than 30 years of academic and practitioner experience to help explain why and how people kill and how society reacts. This... more...

  • Victims of Crimeby Randy J Davis; Arthur J. Lurigio; Susan Herman

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 71.00

    The Fourth Edition of this widely used and respected book has been thoroughly revised and updated to include newly contributed and updated articles utilizing the latest research and studies in the areas of violence, abuse, and victims' rights from experts in the field. It has a stronger focus on emerging issues and policies in the field of victimology... more...

  • Juvenile Justiceby Steven M. Cox; Jennifer M. Allen; Robert D. Hanser; John J. Conrad

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 101.00

    Brief, focused, and up-to-date, this must-have text by Stephen Cox, Jennifer Allen, and Robert Hanser takes students on a journey through the juvenile justice system by covering topics such as the history of the juvenile justice system, crime measurements, theories of crime causation, the juvenile justice process, community-based sanctions, treatment... more...