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  • Exploring Criminal and Illegal Enterpriseby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 141.99

    This book examines the illegal behaviour of entrepreneurs and discusses how criminal entrepreneurs acquire information, learn from their entrepreneurial experiences, and utilize acquired knowledge to develop their organizations. more...

  • Ethnographies of Law and Social Controlby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 128.99

    This is a comprehensive, insightful, and state-of-the-art overview of the everyday work and activities of legal and social control professionals, functionaries, and participants, highlighting the distinctive contributions that ethnographic and ethnomethodologically-informed studies have to offer research on law and social control. more...

  • Sociological Theory and Criminological Researchby

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 123.99

    This volume highlights the value of sociological theorizing in various strands of criminological research and reveals the breadth and depth of criminological sociology in its explicit and informed reliance on insights from sociological theory. It offers a range of perspectives, and theories of criminal behavior and perspectives of social control. more...

  • The Macho Paradoxby

    Sourcebooks 2006; US$ 19.99

    Praise for The Macho Paradox "An honest, intellectually rigorous and insightful work that challenges readers to truly engage in a political discourse that can change lives, communities and nations." --Rosalind Wiseman, author of Queen Bees and Wannabes "Jackson Katz is an American hero! With integrity and courage, he has taken his message--that... more...

  • The Hidden History of 9-11-2001by

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 130.99

    Brings together scholarship on the events of 9-11-2001, and assesses whether the truth has been told by the US government. The lead chapter shows that eleven of FBI-named Arabic hijackers could not have been on the planes, while the Dulles airport videotape has very serious authentication problems. more...

  • Con Menby 60 Minutes; Mike Wallace

    Simon & Schuster 2007; US$ 9.99

    60 Minutes brings its award-winning journalistic skills and unmistakable broadcast style to the page, delving into its archives to present stories on one of the program's most popular subjects: the con man. Con Men exposes a truly eclectic group of swindlers and rogues: the extraordinary characters of ABSCAM, pyramid-scheme millionaires and stock-market... more...

  • The Sociology of Gambling, 2by Mikal Aasved

    Charles C Thomas 2003; US$ 64.95

    This is the second in a series of books intended to review and evaluate the most popular and influential explanations for gambling and the many research studies that have been conducted to confirm or refute them. This book focuses on the contributions of specialists in the social sciences, most of whom are convinced that gambling is a consequence of... more...

  • Male Rapeby Dr Noreen Abdullah-Khan

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 110.00

    Focusing on male-on-male rape, this book looks at the common myths surrounding this taboo issue, including the idea that 'men who rape other men must be homosexual' and that 'real men can't be raped'. It also reveals that men are not only raped in prison, as is commonly believed, and that they suffer similar trauma to female survivors of rape. more...

  • When Ladies Go A-Thievingby Elaine S. Abelson

    Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 35.00

    This book focuses on middle-class urban women as participants in new forms of consumer culture. Within the special world of the department store, women found themselves challenged to resist the enticements of consumption. Many succumbed, buying both what they needed and what they desired, but also stealing what seemed so readily available. Pitted against... more...

  • Good Practice in Promoting Recovery and Healing for Abused Adultsby Hilary Abrahams; Amanda Gee; Sarah Nelson; Jacqui Smith; Bernie Ryan; Ruth Lewis; Jacki Pritchard; Christiane Sanderson; Georgina Hoare; Judith Hassan; Sandra S. Cabrita Gulyurtlu; Krista Hoffman

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 36.95

    Good Practice in Recovery and Healing from Abuse: Adult Survivors is an extensive guide that gives insight on how to be creative in helping adult victims of abuse through the recovery and healing processes. The book features chapters written by practitioners and researchers involved in the different sectors of working with abuse. more...