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Women, Crime and Criminal Justice
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Rosemary L Barberet
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Women, Crime and Criminal Justice is the winner of the Division of International Criminology’s Distinguished Book Award 2014 and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences International Section's 2015 Outstanding Book Award and the first fully internationalised book to focus on women as offenders, victims and justice professionals. It provides background,
Global Crime: An Encyclopedia of Cyber Theft, Weapons Sales, and Other Illegal Activities [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 805
Authors: Philip L. Reichel
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-31 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A definitive resource for understanding such far-reaching and often interconnected crimes as cyber theft, drug trafficking, human smuggling, identity theft, wildlife poaching, and sex tourism. • Includes primary source documents such as international treaties and conventions related to global crime • Provides quick access to key terms, events, individuals, and
The Architecture of Desistance
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Stephen Farrall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-06 - Publisher: Routledge

The volume of studies into desistance has grown dramatically in recent years. Much of this research has focused on the internal dynamics of desistance such as decision-making, choice and restraint. Bringing together leading figures and drawing upon case studies from around the world, this book seeks to fill a vacuum
Crimes of the Powerful
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Dawn Rothe, David Kauzlarich
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-27 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

As politicians and the media perpetuate the stereotype of the "common criminal," crimes committed by the powerful remain for the most part invisible or are reframed as a "bad decision" or a "rare mistake." This is a topic that remains marginalized within the field of criminology and criminal justice, yet
Global Injustice and Crime Control
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Wendy Laverick
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Global Injustice and Crime Control places cross-border, cross-national and international crime and crime control within its wider context. It examines theory from a range of disciplines and introduces students to the frequently neglected area of the world order and world politics, in an effort to direct attention to the links