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Criminology

  • Dying for Daddyby Carlton Smith

    Open Road Media 2017; US$ 9.99

    From the bestselling author of The Search for the Green River Killer : The account of the family tragedy that became one of California’s most shocking murder cases. On a picturesque street in Sacramento County, California, three healthy saplings stand side by side. But what they symbolize are the deaths of three innocent people—two of them children.... more...

  • Devianceby Leon Anderson

    University of California Press 2017; US$ 74.95

    Deviance: Social Constructions and Blurred Boundaries draws on up-to-date scholarship across a wide spectrum of deviance categories, providing a symbolic interactionist analysis of the deviance process. The book addresses positivistic theories of deviant behavior within a description of the deviance process that encompasses the work of deviance claims-makers,... more...

  • Green Criminologyby Michael J. Lynch

    University of California Press 2017; US$ 59.95

    This groundbreaking text provides students with an overview and assessment of green criminology as well as a call to action.  Green Criminology  draws attention to the ways in which the political-economic organization of capitalism causes ecological destruction and disorganization. Focusing on real-world issues of green crime and environmental justice,... more...

  • Comparative Criminal Justiceby Francis Pakes

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 65.95

    This book offers an accessible introduction to comparative criminal justice and examines and reflects on the ways different countries and jurisdictions deal with the main stages in the criminal justice process, from policing to sentencing. This popular bestseller has been fully updated and expanded for the third edition. This textbook provides the... more...

  • The Politics of Palm Oil Harmby Hanneke Mol

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 117.57

    This book examines the politics of harm in the context of palm oil production in Colombia, with a primary focus on the Pacific coast region. Globally, the palm oil industry is associated with practices that fit the most conventional definitions and perceptions of crime, but also crucially, forms of social and environmental harm that do not fit strictly... more...

  • Media and Crime in the U.S.by Yvonne Jewkes; Travis W. Linnemann

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 63.00

    The rise of mobile and social media means that everyday crime news is now more immediate, more visual, and more democratically produced than ever. Offering new and innovative ways of understanding the relationship between media and crime, Media and Crime in the U.S . critically examines the influence of media coverage of crimes on culture and... more...

  • The Gang's All Queerby Vanessa R. Panfil

    NYU Press 2017; US$ 28.00

    The first inside look at gay gang members. Many people believe that gangs are made up of violent thugs who are in and out of jail, and who are hyper-masculine and heterosexual. In The Gang’s All Queer , Vanessa Panfil introduces us to a different world. Meet gay gang members – sometimes referred to in popular culture as “homo thugs” – whose gay... more...

  • Victimologyby Leah E. Daigle

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 63.00

    Victimology: The Essentials, Second Edition, is a comprehensive yet concise core textbook that explores the effects of victimization in the United States and internationally, with an emphasis on vulnerable populations. Drawing from the most up-to-date research, this accessible, student-friendly text provides an overview of the field of victimology,... more...

  • Transitional Justice and the Politics of Inscriptionby Joseph Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Taking Northern Ireland as its primary case study, this book applies the burgeoning literature in memory studies to the primary question of transitional justice: how shall societies and individuals reckon with a traumatic past? Joseph Robinson argues that without understanding how memory shapes, moulds, and frames narratives of the past in the minds... more...

  • Debating Collaboration and Complicity in War Crimes Trials in Asia, 1945-1956by Kerstin von Lingen

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 95.14

    This innovative volume examines the nexus between war crimes trials and the pursuit of collaborators in post-war Asia. Global standards of behaviour in time of war underpinned the prosecution of Japanese military personnel in Allied courts in Asia and the Pacific. Japan’s contradictory roles in the Second World War as brutal oppressor of conquered... more...