Crime & criminology

    Illness and Inhumanity in Stalin's Gulag

    By Golfo Alexopoulos

    Hardback £40.71

    A new and chilling study of lethal human exploitation in the Soviet forced labor camps, one of the pillars of Stalinist terror

    Human Remains and Identification

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    A pioneering investigation into the practices and methodologies used in the search for and exhumation of dead bodies resulting from mass violence. -- .

    Another Day in the Death of America

    By Gary Younge

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    SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE, THE JHALAK PRIZE, THE CWA GOLD DAGGER FOR NON-FICTION AND THE BREAD AND ROSES AWARD Saturday, 23rd November 2013.

    Examining Genocides: Means, Motive, and Opportunity

    By Michael P. Jasinski

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    Exploring case studies that cover various levels and instances of genocide, this book offers new insights to this highly researched field for scholars and students alike

    European Social Problems

    Paperback £26.22

    European Social Problems is the first book to examine social issues in Europe from the perspective of the social sciences. It considers many of these social problems following the UK's `leave' vote. Key topics examined here include: immigration; multiculturalism and religion; health; inequalities; education; riots and protest; drugs and crime;...

    Killing Goldfinger

    By Wensley Clarkson

    Hardback £12.65

    Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse

    By Sherianne Kramer

    Paperback £27.92

    Female-Perpetrated Sex Abuse is a groundbreaking study into gender, sexuality and victimhood. It examines the cultural conditions of possibility for FSA victimhood as a means to advance contemporary critical understandings of the role of gender and sexuality as instruments of modern power. As the first direct exploration of FSA victimhood,...

    Mad or Bad?: A Critical Approach to Counselling and Forensic Psychology

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    This book takes a new and innovative approach to looking at the commonalities and disparities between counselling/psychotherapy and forensic psychology. It aims to develop a critical understanding of the themes and issues related to crime and therapy that are highly relevant to theory and practice, yet are often ignored or...

    NoNonsense Legalizing Drugs: How to end the war

    By Steve Rolles

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    We urgently need to legalize and regulate drugs - this book explains why, and how to do it.

    The Oxford Handbook of Criminology

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    The Oxford Handbook of Criminology provides an authoritative collection of chapters covering the core and emerging topics studied on criminology courses. With contributions from leading academics, the Handbook is the definitive guide to the discipline.

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