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  • Lying in Waitby Ann Rule

    Pocket Books 2014; US$ 7.99

    Ann Rule presents another collection of fascinating and disturbing true-crime stories?drawn from her real-life personal files?in this seventeenth volume in the #1 New York Times bestselling Crime Files series. MOVING IN FOR THE KILL In this all-new collection of investigative accounts from her private archives, ?America?s best true-crime writer?... more...

  • Why They Killby Richard Rhodes

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 16.95

    Why do some men, women and even children assault, batter, rape, mutilate and murder? In his stunning new book, the Pulitzer Prize-winner Richard Rhodes provides a startling and persuasive answer. Why They Kill explores the discoveries of a maverick American criminologist, Dr. Lonnie Athens -- himself the child of a violent family -- which challenge... more...

  • Five Familiesby Selwyn Raab

    St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 23.99

    Genovese, Gambino, Bonnano, Colombo and Lucchese. For decades these Five Families ruled New York and built the American Mafia (or Cosa Nostra) into an underworld empire. Today, the Mafia is an endangered species, battered and beleaguered by aggressive investigators, incompetent leadership, betrayals and generational changes that produced violent and... more...

  • Crime, Shame and Reintegrationby John Braithwaite

    Cambridge University Press 1989; US$ 28.00

    Braithwaite argues that shame can be used as a constructive way to help criminals. more...

  • Sentencing and Criminal Justiceby Andrew Ashworth

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 40.00

    The leading textbook on sentencing, and the only one to integrate theory and empirical research with legislation, guidelines and case law. more...

  • Correctional Theoryby Francis T. Cullen; Cheryl Lero Jonson

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 39.00

    The Second Edition of Correctional Theory: Context and Consequences continues to identify and evaluate the major competing theories used to guide the goals, policies, and practices of the correctional system. Authors Francis T. Cullen and Cheryl Lero Jonson demonstrate that changes in theories can legitimize new ways of treating and punishing... more...

  • Racismsby Steve Garner

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 42.00

    Wonderfully approachable and accessible introduction to racism aimed at non-specialist undergraduates throughout the social sciences more...

  • A Prison Diary Volume IIby Jeffrey Archer

    Pan Macmillan 2011; US$ 8.51

    On 9th August 2001, twenty-two days after Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to four years in prison for perjury, he was transferred from HMP Belmarsh, a double-A Category high-security prison in south London, to HMP Wayland, a Category C establishment in Norfolk. He served sixty-seven days in Wayland and during that time, as this account testifies, encountered... more...

  • A Burglar's Guide to the Cityby Geoff Manaugh

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 16.99

    Encompassing nearly 2,000 years of heists and tunnel jobs, break-ins and escapes, A Burglar's Guide to the City offers an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us. You'll never see the city the same way again. At the core of A Burglar's Guide to the City is an unexpected and thrilling insight: how any building... more...

  • Dirty Entanglementsby Louise I. Shelley

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 24.00

    Using lively case studies, this book analyzes the transformation of crime and terrorism and the business logic of terrorism. more...