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The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Criminal Justice

The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Criminal Justice  

Michael Tonry (ed.)

Print publication date:
Sep 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Justice provides a comprehensive introduction to and an overview of the operation of the American criminal justice system. It is divided into ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Public Policy

The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Public Policy  

Michael Tonry (ed.)

Print publication date:
Aug 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Public Policy offers a comprehensive examination of crimes as public policy subjects. Much of the scholarly literature and principal books on ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention

The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention  

David P. Farrington and Brandon C. Welsh (eds)

Print publication date:
Mar 2012
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
How can a society prevent—not deter, not punish—but prevent crime? Criminal justice prevention, commonly called crime control, aims to prevent crime after an initial offence has been ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Criminological Theory

The Oxford Handbook of Criminological Theory  

Francis T. Cullen and Pamela Wilcox (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2012
Online publication date:
Dec 2012
This book deals with criminological theory, criminology, and criminal justice. It addresses a wide range of topics relevant to criminology, including socioeconomic factors that contribute ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology

The Oxford Handbook of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology  

David P. Farrington, Lila Kazemian, and Alex R. Piquero (eds)

Print publication date:
Jan 2019
Online publication date:
Dec 2018
Developmental studies in criminology focus on psychological factors that influence the onset and persistence of criminal behavior, while life-course studies analyze how changes in social ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology

The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology  

Gerben J.N. Bruinsma and Shane D. Johnson (eds)

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Sep 2018
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Feb 2018
The study of how the environment, local geography, and physical locations influence crime has a long history that stretches across a number of research traditions. These include the ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity, Crime, and Immigration

The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity, Crime, and Immigration  

Sandra Bucerius and Michael Tonry (eds)

Print publication date:
Jan 2014
Online publication date:
Apr 2014
The interrelationships among race, ethnicity, and crime have long been the subject of extensive research and considerable debate. Crime problems and disorder have often been attributed to ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Crime

The Oxford Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Crime  

Rosemary Gartner and Bill McCarthy (eds)

Print publication date:
May 2014
Online publication date:
Jul 2014
Research on gender, sex, and crime today remains focused on topics that have been a mainstay of the field for several decades, but it has also recently expanded to include studies from a ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice

The Oxford Handbook of Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice  

Donna M. Bishop and Barry C. Feld (eds)

Print publication date:
Dec 2011
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Sep 2012
Over the last two decades, researchers have made significant discoveries about the causes and origins of delinquency. Specifically, they have learned a great deal about adolescent ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Offender Decision Making

The Oxford Handbook of Offender Decision Making  

Wim Bernasco, Jean-Louis van Gelder, and Henk Elffers (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2017
Online publication date:
Jun 2017
How offenders make decisions that lead to criminal conduct is a core element of virtually every discussion about crime and law enforcement. What type of information can deter a potential ... More

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