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  • Das Verhältnis von Kriminalität und Ökonomieby Ingo Techmeier

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 39.70

    Das Verhältnis von Kriminalität und Ökonomie ist weitgehend unbekannt. Ingo Techmeier analysiert im Rahmen eines qualitativen Forschungsprojekts zur Wirtschaftskriminalität anlässlich der Privatisierung ehemaliger DDR-Betriebe dieses Verhältnis. Im Rückgriff auf ökonomische und kriminologische Theoreme mit geringem empirischen Gehalt untersucht er... more...

  • Continuing the Struggle for Justiceby Barry A. Krisberg; Susan Marchionna; S. Christopher Baird

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 53.00

    This centennial collection of essays and original research studies captures the varied spectrum of philosophies and concerns of the Board and staff of the National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD) over the past century . The criminological experts represented in this volume are renowned for their study and research into the far reaches of this... more...

  • Americans View Crime and Justiceby Timothy J. Flanagan; Dennis R. Longmire

    SAGE Publications 1996; US$ 45.00

    The results from the United States National Crime and Justice Survey conducted in 1995 are analyzed in this volume. The survey provided a comprehensive national assessment of attitudes, and the topics covered include: fear of crime; gun control; capital punishment; and juvenile crime. Using the data collected, distinguished criminologists report on... more...

  • Risk and rehabilitationby Aaron Pycroft; Suzie Clift

    Policy Press 2012; US$ 110.00

    This original and valuable book considers notions of risk and rehabilitation in detail. more...

  • Peripheralizationby Matthias Naumann; Andrea Fischer-Tahir

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 55.50

    Peripheries emerge as a result of shifts in economic and political decision-making at various scales. Therefore peripheral spaces are not a “natural” phenomenon but an outcome of the intrinsic logic of uneven geographical development in capitalist societies. Discussing examples from Germany, Eastern Europe, Turkey, Iraqi Kurdistan, Pakistan, India... more...

  • Criminal Justiceby Peter Joyce

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 61.95

    This new and expanded edition builds upon material from the highly successful first edition. A comprehensive textbook on the criminal justice system, the book assesses the main theories concerned with the causes of crime (including white-collar and corporate crime), discusses the operation of all key criminal justice agencies – including the police,... more...

  • Strafvollzugby Klaus Laubenthal

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 19.84

    Solider Überblick: Der Autor spannt den Bogen von der historischen Entwicklung über die Grundlagen des Strafvollzugs bis hin zu Vollzugssystem, Behandlungsprozess und Sicherheitsaspekten. Aktualisiert, mit neuerer Rechtsprechung und zahlreichen Fallbeispielen... more...

  • Olde Cotswold Punishmentsby Nell Darby

    The History Press 2011; US$ 7.99

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  • New Directions in Race, Ethnicity and Crimeby Coretta Phillips; Colin Webster

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    The disproportionate criminalisation and incarceration of particular minority ethnic groups has long been observed, though much of the work in criminology has been dominated by a somewhat narrow debate. This debate has concerned itself with explaining this disproportionality in terms of structural inequalities and socio-economic disadvantage or discriminatory... more...

  • Terrorism, Drugs & Crime in Europe after 1992by Richard Clutterbuck

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    First published in 1990, Richard Clutterbuck's fascinating analysis of European security confronts the problems of internal European community frontiers and technological aids in combating terrorism and international crime. He looks at what the EC countries have done in the past, describes the technology now becoming available, and makes radical proposals... more...