Books by Publisher: Willan Publishing

    Principles of Sentencing

    By Nigel Stobbs

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    Sentencing of offenders is often described as a difficult task, requiring as it does the balancing of many different factors; often disparate and sometimes inherently contradictory. This title deals with this task.

    Handbook on Crime

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    Contains analysis and explanation of the nature, extent, patterns and causes of over 40 different forms of crime. This book challenges many popular and official conceptions of crime. It is suitable for students, researchers, academics, practitioners, policy makers, journalists and those involved in understanding and preventing criminal behaviour.

    Release from Prison: European Policy and Practice

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    Release from prison is matter of increasing interest throughout Europe. This book focuses on Council of Europe Recommendations and on European Union measures. It explains how release policy is related to wider questions about justice and fairness in prison-related decision-making and the changing place of imprisonment in European society.

    What Else Works?: Creative Work with Offenders

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    Argues that it may be unhelpful to continually think of probation service users as 'offenders' and socially excluded people as 'problems' to be managed and treated and seeks to consider more creative alternatives to reduce both re-offending and social exclusion, for example in working separately with women and black and...

    Comparative Criminal Justice

    By Francis Pakes

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    Paperback £27.92

    Focusing on comparative criminal justice, this book examines the ways different countries and jurisdictions deal with the main stages and elements in the criminal justice process, from policing through to sentencing. It provides the reader with an understanding of the globalisation of justice and standards of the administration of justice.

    Border Crimes

    By Michael Grewcock

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    Paperback Save £1.92 = £27.07

    Argues that Australia's treatment of asylum seekers as 'illegal immigrants' should itself be regarded as criminal - as state crime.

    International Police Cooperation: Emerging Issues, Theory and Practice

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    Paperback Save £2.94 = £33.05

    The globalization of threats and the complexity of security issues represent more than ever a challenge for international policing reshaping the configuration of inter-agency interaction. This book focuses on the factors that have contributed to the effective working of police cooperation in practice and the problems that are encountered.

    Handbook of Internet Crime

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    Suitable for scholars and others whose work brings them into contact with managing, policing and regulating online behaviour, this book explores issues and debates surrounding internet-related crime, deviance, policing, law and regulation in the 21st century. It also reflects the range and depth of cybercrime research and scholarship.

    Criminal Justice: Local and Global

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    Helps to understand the globally contested nature of 'crime' and 'justice'. Through an examination of key concepts and criminological approaches, this title illuminates the different ways in which crime is constructed, conceived and controlled.

    Supermax: Controlling Risk Through Solitary Confinement

    By Sharon Shalev

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    Paperback Save £1.74 = £26.25

    Examines the rise and proliferation of 'Supermaxes', large prisons dedicated to holding prisoners in prolonged and strict solitary confinement, in the United States since the late 1980s. This book provides a holistic view of the theory, practice and consequences of these prisons.

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