Crime & criminology

    The Shankill Butchers: A Case Study of Mass Murder

    By Martin Dillon

    Paperback £7.85

    'This was the ultimate way to kill a man' During the 1970s a group of Protestant paramilitaries embarked on a spree of indiscriminate murder which left thirty Northern Irish Catholics dead.

    Crime, Justice and Protecting the Public: The Government\'s Proposals for Legislation: The Government\'s Proposals for Legislation

    By Great Britain

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    Current uncertainty about the principles which should govern sentencing indicates a need for a more coherent statutory framework. This white paper sets out the government's proposals concerning the way the courts deal with offenders.

    Executioner's Song

    By Norman Mailer

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    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ANDREW O'HAGANIn the summer of 1976 Gary Gilmore robbed two men. For those murders Gilmore was sent to languish on Death Row - and could confidently expect his sentence to be commuted to life imprisonment.

    Crime, Shame and Reintegration

    By John Braithwaite

    Paperback £24.42

    Braithwaite argues that shame can be used as a constructive way to help criminals.

    The Age of Sex Crime

    By Jane Caputi

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    The sexualized serial murder of women by men is the subject of this provocative book. Jane Caputi argues that the sensationalized murders by men such as Jack the Ripper, Son of Sam, Hillside Strangler, and the Yorkshire Ripper represent a contemporary genre of sexually political crimes.

    Hooligan: A history of respectable fears

    By Geoffrey Pearson

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £31.25

    The Sheffield Gang Wars

    By J. P. Bean

    Paperback £9.95

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