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Night Clubbing (Routledge Advances in Ethnography)
Night Clubbing (Routledge Advances in Ethnography)
by Daniel Silverstone
Synopsis
This book provides a vivid account of recreational drug use and drug dealing in club land in modern urban Britain, drawing on the author's experience of working in a London night club. The mechanics of the drug trade within this night-time economy are... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Policing Gypsies and Travellers: Managing Identity and Controlling Nomadism
Policing Gypsies and Travellers: Managing Identity and Controlling Nomadism
by Zoe James
Publisher Comments
Across the United Kingdom and continental Europe, multiple agencies police Gypsies and Travellers. Their goal is to remove them from a given jurisdiction, by force if necessary. In the first comprehensive study of the relationship between these policing... (read more)

Available August 2015
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An End to Murder: A Criminologist's View of Violence Throughout History
An End to Murder: A Criminologist's View of Violence Throughout History
by Colin Wilson
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Creatively and intellectually there is no other species that has ever come close to equaling humanitys achievements, but nor is any other species as suicidally prone to internecine conflict. We are the only species on the planet whose ingrained habit of... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Tales of the Alaska State Troopers: Stories of Courage, Survival, and Honor from the Last Frontier
Tales of the Alaska State Troopers: Stories of Courage, Survival, and Honor from the Last Frontier
by Peter B. Matheisen
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With the elements against them, the state troopers of Alaska face every day with a fight for their lives. In the state of Alaska, anything goes. For the state troopers, an average day can include blizzard conditions, midnight sunsets, and subzero... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Total Confinement: Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison (California Series in Public Anthropology)
Total Confinement: Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison (California Series in Public Anthropology)
by Lorna A. Rhodes
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Lorna Rhodes takes us into a hidden world that lies at the heart of the maximum security prison. Focusing on the "supermaximums"—and the mental health units that complement them—Rhodes conveys the internal contradictions of a system mandated to... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Riots and Public Disorder: Law Enforcement, Policy and Civil Society (Library of Crime and Criminology)
Riots and Public Disorder: Law Enforcement, Policy and Civil Society (Library of Crime and Criminology)
by John Owen
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Riots thrive on excitement. Rioters, according to conventional wisdom, throw rocks and bottles because it offers a thrilling alternative to the mundane routine of everyday life. Journalists portray rioting as an extreme public spectacle, a theatre of... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Human Sacrifice: A Shocking Expose of Ritual Killings Worldwide
Human Sacrifice: A Shocking Expose of Ritual Killings Worldwide
by Jimmy Lee Shreeve
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Around the world, humans are being trafficked, kidnapped, sold and enslaved for the specific purpose of sacrifice. Mass-scale migration has seen these gruesome techniques exported from the land of the Aztecs and finding their way to the United States... (read more)

Available January 2015
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Encyclopedia of Intelligence and Counterintelligence
Encyclopedia of Intelligence and Counterintelligence
by Rodney P. (edt) Carlisle
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An encyclopedia of covert activity may seem to be an oxymoron, but these volumes appropriately contain more history than fresh expos... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Making Sense of a Senseless ACT: A Comic about Restorative Justice (PM Pamphlet)
Making Sense of a Senseless ACT: A Comic about Restorative Justice (PM Pamphlet)
by James Breeden
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This powerfully illustrated story presents an alternative to criminalizing young offenders, and to neglecting those they harm. A woman is hurt in a scuffle with a young male intruder in her home and then the story splits into parallel tracks. In one... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder: The True Story
Black Dahlia Avenger: A Genius for Murder: The True Story
by Steve Hodel
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In 1947, the brutal, sadistic murder of a beautiful young woman named Elizabeth Short led to the largest manhunt in LA history. The killer teased and taunted the police and public for weeks, but his identity stayed a mystery, and the murder remained the... (read more)

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The Strange Case of Dr. Doyle: A Journey Into Madness & Mayhem
The Strange Case of Dr. Doyle: A Journey Into Madness & Mayhem
by Daniel L. Friedman
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This book proves once again that truth, elementary as it may be, is always stranger than fiction. This unique and well-researched account of the life of the young Conan Doyle and the connection between Jack the Ripper and Sir Arthur will no doubt spark... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Comparative Research in Crime and Punishment
Comparative Research in Crime and Punishment
by Bill Hebenton
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This book provides an account of the opportunities and problems inherent in comparative research on crime and punishment. The authors review and synthesise what is a varied and largely unfocused literature of existing comparative criminological research... (read more)

Available June 13, 2016
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Comparative Bone Identification: Human Subadult to Nonhuman
Comparative Bone Identification: Human Subadult to Nonhuman
by Diane France
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Continuing in the format of the successful Human and Nonhuman Bone Identification: A Color Atlas, this volume presents all new images of human bones from many states of maturation and compares them to amphibian, reptile, bird, and young mammals... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Criminal Recidivism: Explanation, Prediction and Prevention
Criminal Recidivism: Explanation, Prediction and Prevention
by Farrington
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This book aims to investigate criminal recidivism, the process involved in continuing offending and in delaying desistance from a criminal career. It focuses on why, how and for how long an individual continues committing crimes. It aims to explain both... (read more)

Available May 2015
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The Business of Arms: Understanding the Illicit Arms Trade (Organizational Crime)
The Business of Arms: Understanding the Illicit Arms Trade (Organizational Crime)
by Mark Phythian
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This timely study offers a concise, yet thorough, introduction to the illicit arms trade. The main theme of the book confronts the complex reality, that while it is proper to think of two separate trades in arms--legal and illegal--in practice there is a... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Lollipop
Lollipop
by Philip Carlo
About the Author
Philip Carlo was born and raised on the mean streets of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn—the same streets Tommy Pitera hailed from. There, Carlo earned a Ph.D. in street smarts, and he escaped a life of crime by writing about it with unusual insight. He... (read more)

Available December 2015
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A History of Youth Justice
A History of Youth Justice
by Neal Hazel
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A History of Youth Justice charts the development of juvenile justice in England and Wales from the time of its earliest distinctions from adult justice. It explores the major trends across political generations, contextualised by political pressures... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Bloody British History: Canterbury (Bloody History)
Bloody British History: Canterbury (Bloody History)
by John Guy
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* Becket, BLACK DEATH, and the BISHOP KILLED WITH BONES! * AND CALL OFF CHRISTMAS! The mayor who started a CIVIL WAR riot! * LOST TREASURES of the Church! The day the DISSOLUTION struck! * CANTERBURY versus HITLER! The TRUE STORY of how the city defied... (read more)

Available January 2019
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Dr Crippen: The Infamous London Cellar Murder of 1910
Dr Crippen: The Infamous London Cellar Murder of 1910
by Nicholas Connell
Available December 2014
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Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade
Blood Will Out: The True Story of a Murder, a Mystery, and a Masquerade
by Walter Kirn
Available March 2015
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