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Criminology: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 10/04/2018, £8.99
From murder to theft to drug gangs, crime and criminal justice affect the lives of millions of people worldwide. Tim Newburn considers how we can study trends in crime, and use them to inform preventative policy and criminal justice. Analysing the history of crime, he discusses the role of criminology in crime control and politics.

Key Readings in Criminology

Paperback, 01/09/2009, £49.99
Offers students a range of excerpts (over 140 readings) from original criminological texts and key articles. This title introduces students to criminological argument and debate and also encourages them to read primary as well as secondary or summary sources.

Criminology 3ed

Paperback, 28/02/2017, £40.99
Revised edition of the author's Criminology, 2012.

Criminal Justcie and Political Cultures: National and International Di

Hardback, 01/01/2004, £100.00
This work examines the process of policy transfer and reception. How are particular slogans ("zero tolerance policing"), gadgets, technical vocabularies ("electronic monitoring") and rhetoric ("war against crime") spread from one place to another, and what new meanings do they take on?

Policing: Key Readings

Paperback, 01/11/2004, £50.99
This book aims to bring together the key readings, which constitute the core of policing studies, setting them within the necessary theoretical, social and political context, and providing an explanatory commentary