Corruption in society

    Dog's Life

    By Hannah Dale

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    This beautiful little gift book features over 50 dogs painted by Hannah Dale in her uniquely quirky, characterful style. From the faithful Labrador and the bouncy Cocker Spaniel to the loveable Old English Sheepdog and French Bulldog, all our favourite dog breeds are delightfully brought to life by this award-winning...

    Fixed!: Cash and Corruption in Cricket

    By Shantanu Guha Ray

    Paperback £8.45

    Speaking Truths to Power: Policy Ethnography and Police Reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    By Jarrett Blaustein

    Hardback £59.66

    An original and rigorous ethnographic account of transnational policing power, situating the phenomenon of 'glocal policing' in relation to converging development and security discourses following the collapse of the Soviet Union. It raises important questions about the purpose and value of criminological engagement with transitional policing.

    Reforming the Unreformable: Lessons from Nigeria

    By Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

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    A report on development economics in action, by a crucial player in Nigeria's recent reforms.

    Different Paths to Curbing Corruption: Lessons from Denmark, Finland, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore

    Hardback Save £24.32 = £42.63

    The purpose of this book is to explain why a number of countries have succeeded in combating corruption; and to identify the lessons which other countries can learn from these five countries' successful experiences in curbing corruption.

    Waging War on Corruption: Inside the Movement Fighting the Abuse of Power

    By Frank Vogl

    Hardback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    Waging War on Corruption is a fascinating look at worldwide corruption by a leader of the global anticorruption movement. Frank Vogl draws on twenty years of experience to share a history filled stories of activists, victims, and villains; strengthening our understanding of the complexities of corruption with wisdom and integrity.

    New Advances in Experimental Research on Corruption

    Hardback Save £8.48 = £64.47

    Looks at Gender and corruption.

    How Power Corrupts: Cognition and Democracy in Organisations

    By Ricardo Blaug

    Paperback Save £0.79 = £24.20

    This is an interdisciplinary study of the mechanisms by which power corrupts. It incorporates political theory, organizational studies and cognitive science. In particular, it introduces advances in the field of cognitive psychology, which it uses to examine the effects of institutionalized power on how we think.

    Police Corruption: Exploring Police Deviance and Crime

    By Maurice Punch

    Paperback Save £8.74 = £19.25

    Policing and corruption are inseparable. This book argues that corruption is not one thing but covers many deviant and criminal practices in policing which also shift over time. It rejects the 'bad apple' metaphor and focuses on 'bad orchards', meaning not individual but institutional failure.

    Flat Earth News

    By Nick Davies

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    From a prestigious newspaper that allowed intelligence agencies to plant fiction in its columns, to the newsroom that routinely rejected stories due to racial bias, to the number of papers that accepted cash bribes.

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