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  • The Pharmacological and Epidemiological Aspects of Adolescent Drug Dependenceby C. W. M. Wilson

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 93.95

    The Pharmacological and Epidemiological Aspects of Adolescent Drug Dependence is a collection of proceedings presented at the International Symposium on the Pharmacological and Epidemiological Aspects of Adolescent Drug Dependence, held in London on September 1-2, 1966 under the auspices of the Society for the Study of Addiction to Alcohol and Other... more...

  • An Introduction to Criminological Theoryby Roger Hopkins Burke

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 77.95

    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to criminological theory for students taking courses in criminology at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Building on previous editions, which broadened the debate on criminological theory, this book presents the latest research and theoretical developments. The text is divided... more...

  • Power and Crimeby Vincenzo Ruggiero

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 47.95

    This book provides an analysis of the two concepts of power and crime and posits that criminologists can learn more about these concepts by incorporating ideas from disciplines outside of criminology. Although arguably a 'rendezvous' discipline, Vincenzo Ruggiero argues that criminology can gain much insight from other fields such as the political... more...

  • Crisis and Emergency Managementby Ali Farazmand

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    More than 12 years have passed since the publication of the first edition of Crisis and Emergency Management . During that time numerous disasters—from 9/11 to massive earthquakes in Iran and China, to the giant Asian Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina, and the Fukushima Tsunami and ensuing nuclear meltdown—have changed the way we manage catastrophic events.... more...

  • Handbook of Police Administrationby James Ruiz; Don Hummer

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    As figureheads of the most visible segment of criminal justice, today’s police administrators are forced to tackle challenges never faced by their predecessors. Heightened local and global threats, advanced technologies, and increased demands for procedural transparency require new levels of flexibility, innovative thinking, and the ability to foster... more...

  • Safety Managementby John Davies; Alastair Ross; Brendan Wallace

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 159.95

    Professionals striving for accident reduction must deal with systems in which both technical and human elements play equal and complementary roles. However, many of the existing techniques in ergonomics and risk management concentrate on plant and technical issues and downplay human factors and "subjectivity." Safety Management: A Qualitative Systems... 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 Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migrationby Sharon Pickering; Julie Ham

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 53.95

    The Routledge Handbook on Crime and International Migration is concerned with the various relationships between migration, crime and victimization that have informed a wide criminological scholarship often driven by some of the original lines of inquiry of the Chicago School. Historically, migration and crime came to be the device by which Criminology... more...

  • Torture and the Ticking Bombby Bob Brecher

    Wiley 2017; US$ 32.95 US$ 29.66

    This timely and passionate book is the first to address itself to Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz’s controversial arguments for the limited use of interrogational torture and its legalisation. Argues that the respectability Dershowitz's arguments confer on the view that torture is a legitimate weapon in the war on terror needs urgently... more...

  • Child Abuse and Neglectby David Howe

    Macmillan Education UK 2017; US$ 48.93

    This clear and compelling textbook provides a complete survey of the field of child abuse and neglect from the perspective of modern developmental attachment theory. It starts by describing the ways in which attachment difficulties manifest themselves in children's behaviour, and goes on looking at abuse, neglect, and compound cases of abuse and neglect,... more...