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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95
This important and original new book reports on a major investigation of the outcomes of probation supervision, is concerned with the key question of what works in probation, and comes at an important moment of change and development for the probation service in the UK. Unlike previous studies which have relied mostly on official data, this book makes... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00
In Zero Zero Zero , Roberto Saviano maps the international cocaine trade. He investigates the evolution of cocaine trafficking, from Mexican drug cartels to money laundering through Wall Street and the City of London. While tracking cocaine's physical journey -- from South America to the beaches of Miami and the streets of New York, and on to Africa... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
First published in 1989, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of the victims of crime and the way in which they are treated in society generally, and in the criminal justice process in particular. The study of victims of crime is important to academics, the wider community of policy initiation and implementation, and to the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
This book explores current criminal justice responses to the management of individuals who are convicted of sexual offences. It aims to help policy-makers, practitioners and students to develop an informed position on this complex and increasingly controversial issue. Although the focus is primarily upon the UK context, contributions from North America... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95
First published in 1976, this book examines rehabilitation within the penal system in Britain in the 1970s. It argues that the ?rehabilitative ideal? is not the only possible alternative to a penal policy but an option which has now become institutionalized and alien to traditional concepts of justice. Using a framework derived from the sociology... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2013; US$ 24.95
This timely book scrutinizes accounts of acts as diverse as genocide, environmental degradation, war, torture, terrorism, homicide, rape, and meat-eating in order to develop an original theoretical framework with which to consider harmful actions and their causes. Chapter by chapter, it examines statements made by perpetrators of a wide variety of... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2011; US$ 16.99
Gang- and drug-related inner-city violence, with its attendant epidemic of incarceration, is the defining crime problem in our country. In some neighborhoods in America, one out of every two hundred young black men is shot to death every year, and few initiatives of government and law enforcement have made much difference. But when David Kennedy,... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2011; US$ 11.99
'War' is no exaggeration in discussing the bloodshed that has terrorized Mexico in the past decades. As rival cartels battle for control of a billion-dollar drug trade, the body count- 23,000 dead in five years - and sheer horror beggar the imagination of journalistic witnesses. Cartel gunmen have shot up schools and rehabilitation centers, and murdered... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2013; US$ 129.00
Presents practical applications of criminology research with policy implications Presents the development of criminological study of organized crime and corruption Provides an overview of the important research career of Professor Ernesto U. Savona and his legacy for future researchers more...
- Springer US 2013; US$ 89.99
New edition contains two new chapters, computer exercises with SPSS and Stata, and abridged answer key for exercises Written for use as a classroom text and suitable as a reference for researchers Emphasizes and illustrates how different types of criminal justice research influence the outcome of statistical results Uses real-life examples of... more...