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July

The Reasoning Criminal: Rational Choice Perspectives on Offending The Reasoning Criminal: Rational Choice Perspectives on Offending
Editors: Derek B, Cornish and Ronald V. Clarke
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ; London: Transaction Publishers, 2014. 268p.
Reviewer: Nick Tilley | July 2014

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Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law, Volume 2: Medicine, Crime and Society Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law, Volume 2: Medicine, Crime and Society
Editors: Danielle Griffiths and Andrew Sanders
Publisher: Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. 351p.
Reviewer: Song Richardson | July 2014

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Extreme Right-Wing Political Violence and Terrorism Extreme Right-Wing Political Violence and Terrorism
Editors: Max Taylor, P. M. Currie, and Donald Holbrook
Publisher: New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. 208p.
Reviewer: Tracy Lightcap | July 2014

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The Gang and Beyond: Interpreting Violent Street WorldsThe Gang and Beyond: Interpreting Violent Street Worlds
Author: Simon Hallsworth
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 224p.
Reviewer: Jana Grekul | July 2014

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Justice through Apologies: Remorse, Reform, and Punishment Justice through Apologies: Remorse, Reform, and Punishment
Author: Nick Smith
Publisher: New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. 413p.
Reviewer: Stephanos Bibas | July 2014

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Leaving Prostitution: Getting Out and Staying Out of Sex Work Leaving Prostitution: Getting Out and Staying Out of Sex Work
Author: Sharon S. Oselin
Publisher: New York: New York Univerity Press, 2014. 218p.
Reviewer: Melissa Hamilton | July 2014

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Not a Choice, Not a Job: Exposing the Myths about Prostitution and the Global Sex Trade Not a Choice, Not a Job: Exposing the Myths about Prostitution and the Global Sex Trade
Author: Janice G. Raymond Publisher: Washington, DC: Potomac Books, 2013. 272p. Reviewer: Barbara Ann Stolz | July 2014

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The Constitution and the Future of Criminal Justice in America The Constitution and the Future of Criminal Justice in America
Editors: John T. Parry and L. Song Richardson
Publisher: New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. 352p.
Reviewer: Craig Hemmens | July 2014

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Counter-Terrorism, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: Crossing Legal Boundaries in Defence of the State Counter-Terrorism, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: Crossing Legal Boundaries in Defence of the State
Editors: Aniceto Masferrer and Clive Walker
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK; Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2013. 360p.
Reviewer: Stéphane Lefebvre | July 2014

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Fortress Europe: Dispatches from a Gated ContinentFortress Europe: Dispatches from a Gated Continent
Author: Matthew Carr
Publisher: New York: New Press, 2012. 304p.
Reviewer: Otwin Marenin | July 2014

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Intelligence-Led Policing: A Policing InnovationIntelligence-Led Policing: A Policing Innovation
Author: Jeremy G. Carter
Publisher: El Paso, TX: LFB Scholarly Publishing, 2013. 190p.
Reviewer: Scott W. Phillips | July 2014

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Penal Power and Colonial Rule Penal Power and Colonial Rule
Author: Mark Brown
Publisher: Abingdon, UK; New York: Routledge, 2014. 212p.
Reviewer: David Arnold | July 2014

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Reconstructing Restorative Justice PhilosophyReconstructing Restorative Justice Philosophy
Editors: Theo Gavrielides and Vasso Artinopoulou
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. 368p.
Reviewer: Russ Immarigeon | July 2014

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Social Poison: The Culture and Politics of Opiate Control in Britain and France, 1821-1926 Social Poison: The Culture and Politics of Opiate Control in Britain and France, 1821-1926
Author: Howard Padwa
Publisher: Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. 248p.
Reviewer: Christopher Hallam | July 2014

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Sold Into Extinction: The Global Trade in Endangered SpeciesSold Into Extinction: The Global Trade in Endangered Species
Author: Jacqueline L. Schneider
Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2012. 252p.
Reviewer: AM Lemieux | July 2014

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Suspicious Gifts: Bribery, Morality, and Professional EthicsSuspicious Gifts: Bribery, Morality, and Professional Ethics
Author: Malin Akerstrom
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2014. 208p.
Reviewer: Mike Koehler | July 2014

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The Watchdog that Didn’t Bark: The Financial Crisis and the Disappearance of Investigative Journalism The Watchdog that Didn’t Bark: The Financial Crisis and the Disappearance of Investigative Journalism
Author: Dean Starkman
Publisher: New York: Columbia University Press, 2014. 368p.
Reviewer: William Calathes | July 2014

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Secrecy, National Security and the Vindication of Constitutional LawSecrecy, National Security and the Vindication of Constitutional Law
Editors: David Cole, Federico Fabbrini, and Arianna Vedaschi
Publisher: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK; Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2013. 358 p.
Reviewer: John T. Parry | May 2014

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Maritime Piracy and the Construction of Global Governance Maritime Piracy and the Construction of Global Governance
Editors: Michael J. Struett, Jon D. Carlson, and Mark T. Nance
Publisher: New York, NY; London: Routledge, 2013. 226p.
Reviewer: Francis A. Galgano | May 2014

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George Fletcher's Essays on Criminal LawGeorge Fletcher's Essays on Criminal Law
Editor: Russell Christopher
Publisher: Oxford, UK; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. 352p.
Reviewer: Samuel H. Pillsbury | May 2014

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Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community
Editors: Richard Rosenfeld, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, and Curtis S. Florence
Publisher: New York: New York University Press, 2013. 334p.
Reviewer: Matt DeLisi | May 2014

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Beyond Explicit: Pornography and the Displacement of Sex Beyond Explicit: Pornography and the Displacement of Sex
Author: Helen Hester
Publisher: New York: State University of New York Press, 2014. 242p.
Reviewer: Melissa Hamilton | May 2014

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Probation and Social Work on Trial: Violent Offenders and Child Abusers Probation and Social Work on Trial: Violent Offenders and Child Abusers
Author: Wendy Fitzgibbon
Publisher: Houndsmill, Basington, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. 216p.
Reviewer: Jill Annison | May 2014

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Understanding the Modern Russian Police Understanding the Modern Russian Police
Authors: Olga B. Semukhina and K. Michael Reynolds.
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2013. 337p.
Reviewer: Bohdan Harasymiw | May 2014

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Animal Cruelty: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding Animal Cruelty: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding
Editors: Mary P. Brewster and Cassandra L. Reyes
Publisher: Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2013. 436p.
Reviewer: Leslie Irvine | May 2014

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Among Murderers: Life after Prison Among Murderers: Life after Prison
Author: Sabine Heinlein
Publisher: Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2013. 256p.
Reviewer: Richard Tewksbury | May 2014

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The Concept of Mens Rea in International Criminal Law: The Case for a Unified ApproachThe Concept of Mens Rea in International Criminal Law: The Case for a Unified Approach
Author: Mohamed Elewa Badar
Publisher: Oxford, UK: Hart Publishing 2013. 540p.
Reviewer: Margaret M. deGuzman | May 2014

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Corporate Manslaughter and Regulatory ReformCorporate Manslaughter and Regulatory Reform
Author: Paul Almond
Publisher: New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 224p.
Reviewer: Elyshia Aseltine | May 2014

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Crime Prevention through Housing Design: Policy and Practice Crime Prevention through Housing Design: Policy and Practice
Author: Rachel Armitage
Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 248p.
Reviewer: Vania Ceccato | May 2014

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Deviant and Criminal Behavior in the Workplace Deviant and Criminal Behavior in the Workplace
Edited by: Steven M. Elias
Publisher: New York: New York University Press, 2013. 270p.
Reviewer: Stéphane Lefebvre | May 2014

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Plea Bargaining in National and International LawPlea Bargaining in National and International Law
Author: Regina Rauxloh
Publisher: Routledge, London, 2012. Pp. 285
Reviewer: Yue Ma | May 2014

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March

Thieves of Book Row: New York’s Most Notorious Rare Book Ring and the Man Who Stopped ItThieves of Book Row: New York’s Most Notorious Rare Book Ring and the Man Who Stopped It
Author: Travis McDade
Publisher: Oxford, UK; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. 216p.
Reviewer: Patterson Smith | March 2014

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Kids, Cops, and Confessions: Inside the Interrogation Room Kids, Cops, and Confessions: Inside the Interrogation Room
Author: Barry C. Feld
Publisher: New York: New York University Press, 2013. 351p.
Reviewers: Lisa S. Nored and Caitlin Carey | March 2014

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To Right Historical Wrongs: Race, Gender, and Sentencing in Canada To Right Historical Wrongs: Race, Gender, and Sentencing in Canada
Author: Carmela Murdocca
Publisher: Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2013. 257p.
Reviewer: David Milward | March 2014

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Prohibition Gangsters: The Rise and Fall of a Bad GenerationProhibition Gangsters: The Rise and Fall of a Bad Generation
Author: Marc Mappen
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2013. 256p.
Reviewer: Jay Albanese | March 2014

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Women on Ice: Methamphetamine Use Among Suburban Women Women on Ice: Methamphetamine Use Among Suburban Women
Author: Miriam Boer
Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2013. 254p.
Reviewer: Rashi K. Shukla | March 2014

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European Penology?European Penology?
Editors: Tom Daems, Dirk van Zyl Smit, and Sonja Snacken
Publisher: Oxford, UK; Portland, OR: Hart Publishing, 2013. 384p.
Reviewer: Russ Immarigeon | March 2014

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Positive Obligations in the Criminal Law Positive Obligations in the Criminal Law
Author: Andrew Ashworth
Publisher: Oxford, UK; Portland, OR: Hart Publishing, 2013. 232p.
Reviewer: William Wilson | March 2014

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Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law: Medicine and Bioethics in the Theatre of the Criminal Process Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law: Medicine and Bioethics in the Theatre of the Criminal Process
Authors: Margaret Brazier and Suzanne Ost
Publisher: Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013. 305p.
Reviewers: Joan H. Krause | March 2014

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Contested Police Systems: Changes in the Police Systems in Belgium, Denmark, England & Wales, Germany, and the Netherlands Contested Police Systems: Changes in the Police Systems in Belgium, Denmark, England & Wales, Germany, and the Netherlands
Editor: Ari van Sluis, et al
Publisher: The Hague, NETH: Eleven Publishing, 2013. 236p.
Reviewer: Malcolm Anderson | March 2014

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Centralizing Forces? Comparative Perspectives on Contemporary Police Reform in Northern and Western EuropeCentralizing Forces? Comparative Perspectives on Contemporary Police Reform in Northern and Western Europe
Editor: Nicholas R. Fyfe, et al.
Publisher: The Hague, NETH: Eleven Publishing, 2013. 194p.
Reviewer: Malcolm Anderson | March 2014

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Electronically Monitored Punishment: International and Critical PerspectivesElectronically Monitored Punishment: International and Critical Perspectives
Editors: Mike Nellis, Kristel Beyens, and Dan Kaminski
Publisher: New York: Routledge, 2012. 279p.
Reviewer: Rita Haverkamp | March 2014

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Victims of Environmental Harm: Rights, Recognition and Redress under National and International Law Victims of Environmental Harm: Rights, Recognition and Redress under National and International Law
Author: Mathew Hall
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon, UK; New York: Routledge, 2013. 216p.
Reviewer: Avi Brisman | March 2014

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Animal Cruelty, Antisocial Behaviour and Aggression: More Than a LinkAnimal Cruelty, Antisocial Behaviour and Aggression: More Than a Link
Author: Eleonora Gullone
Publisher: New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. 182p.
Reviewer: Kenna Quinet | March 2014

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Participation in Crime – Domestic and Comparative Perspectives Participation in Crime – Domestic and Comparative Perspectives
Editors: Alan Reed and Michael Bohlander
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. 512 p.
Reviewer: Beatrice Krebs | March 2014

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Eco-Global Crimes: Contemporary Problems and Future Challenges Eco-Global Crimes: Contemporary Problems and Future Challenges
Authors: Rune Ellefsen, Ragnild Sollund, and Guri Larsen
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2012. 318p
Reviewer: Angus Nurse | March 2014

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January

Kids for Cash: Two Judges, Thousands of Children, and a $2.6 Million Kickback SchemeKids for Cash: Two Judges, Thousands of Children, and a $2.6 Million Kickback Scheme
Author: William Ecenbarger
Publisher: New York: The New Press, 2012. 272p.
Reviewer: Kristin Henning | January 2014

Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidden in Plain Sight Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidden in Plain Sight
Author: Stephanie Hepburn and Rita J. Simon
Publisher: New York: Columbia University Press, 2013. 552p.
Reviewer: Anita Lavorgna | January 2014

Soldier, Sailor, Beggarman, Thief: Crime and the British Armed Services Since 1914Soldier, Sailor, Beggarman, Thief: Crime and the British Armed Services Since 1914
Author: Clive Emsley
Publisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 256p.
Reviewer: Georgina Sinclair | January 2014

PunishmentPunishment
Author: Thom Brooks
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon, UK; New York: Routledge, 2012. 282p.
Reviewer: Andrew Cornford | January 2014

Crime, Courtrooms and the Public Sphere in Britain, 1700-1850 Crime, Courtrooms and the Public Sphere in Britain, 1700-1850
Editor:  David Lemmings
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT:  Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2012, 234 p.
Reviewer:  Carolyn B. Ramsey | January 2014

International Criminal Justice: Legitimacy and CoherenceInternational Criminal Justice: Legitimacy and Coherence
Editors: Gideon Boas, William A. Schabas, and Michael P. Scharf
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA; Edward Elgar, 2012. 322p.
Reviewer: Roger S. Clark | January 2014

Capital Punishment’s Collateral Damage Capital Punishment’s Collateral Damage
Author: Robert M. Bohm
Publisher: Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2013. 274p.
Reviewer: Wanda D. Foglia | January 2014

Street Sex Workers’ Discourse: Realizing Material Change Through Agential Choice Street Sex Workers’ Discourse: Realizing Material Change Through Agential Choice
Author: Jill McCracken
Publisher: New York: Routledge, 2013. 276p.
Reviewer: Susan Dewey | January 2014

Emerging Issues in Green Criminology: Exploring Power, Justice and Harm Emerging Issues in Green Criminology: Exploring Power, Justice and Harm
Editors: Reece Walters, Diane Solomon Westerhuis, and Tanya Wyatt
Publisher: Hampshire, UK, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 265p.
Reviewer: Christopher J. Moloney | January 2014

Lynching Beyond Dixie: American Mob Violence Outside the SouthLynching Beyond Dixie: American Mob Violence Outside the South
Editor: Michael J. Pfeifer
Publisher: Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2013. 336p.
Reviewer: Manfred Berg | January 2014

Still Dying for a Living: Corporate Criminal Liability After the Westray Mine DisasterStill Dying for a Living: Corporate Criminal Liability After the Westray Mine Disaster Author: Steven Bittle
Publisher: Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2012. 268p.
Reviewer: Harry Glasbeek | January 2014

Policing Cooperation Across Borders: Comparative Perspectives on Law Enforcement within the EU and Australia Policing Cooperation Across Borders: Comparative Perspectives on Law Enforcement within the EU and Australia
Author: Saskia Hufnagel
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2013. 332p.
Reviewer: Maria O’Neill | January 2014

 

Children in the Online World: Risk, Regulation and RightsChildren in the Online World: Risk, Regulation and Rights
Author: Elisabeth Staksrud
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2013. 240p.
Reviewer: Anne-Marie McAlinden | January 2014

 

 

 

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