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by Jeff Ferrell

“This book was written late in the North American night, with the rumbling thuds and booming train horns of the nearby rail yard echoing through my windows, reminding me of the train hoppers and gutter punks...

Why Terrorists Quit

by Julie Chernov Hwang

Why do hard-line terrorists decide to leave their organizations and quit the world of terror and destruction? This is the question for which Julie Chernov Hwang seeks answers in Why Terrorists Quit.

Over the...

Drugs and Crime

by Serge Brochu, Natacha Brunelle, Chantal Plourde & Julie da Silva

Discussing illegal drugs without taking into account its criminal context is a difficult proposition. Certain questions come back repeatedly: Does doing drugs really lead to delinquency? Do some drugs have criminal...

Boats, Borders, and Bases

by Jenna M. Loyd & Alison Mountz

Discussions on U.S. border enforcement have traditionally focused on the highly charged U.S.-Mexico boundary, inadvertently obscuring U.S.-Caribbean relations and the concerning asylum and detention policies...

We Matter

by Etan Thomas

Presenting the voices of over fifty athletes interwoven with the thoughts, opinions, and stories of former NBA star Etan Thomas. Readers will get intimate personal tales and opinions from interviews conducted...

The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law

by Thomas Grisso & Stanley L. Brodsky

Psychology's formal interaction with law began early in the twentieth century, though little in the way of substantive scholarly and professional development occurred until several decades later. The emergence...

Law and violence

by Christoph Menke

Christoph Menke is a third-generation Frankfurt School theorist, and widely acknowledged as one of the most interesting philosophers in Germany today. His lead essay focuses on the fundamental question for legal...

Organized Crime: A Very Short Introduction

by Georgios A Antonopoulos & Georgios Papanicolaou

For many people around the world, instances of what is described as organized crime may be part of their everyday experience; in their neighbourhoods, their streets, and the places they work and live. Policymakers,...

Crime and Justice

by Carolyn Boyes-Watson & Susan T. Krumholz

Crime and Justice offers a comprehensive introduction to the U.S criminal justice system through fifteen historical and contemporary case studies. The third edition has been revised and streamlined throughout,...

Virtual Reality and the Criminal Justice System

by Bobbie Ticknor

Virtual Reality (VR) is becoming a popular technology for gaming and entertainment; however, researchers and scientists have used the technology for decades to develop real world solutions. The criminal justice...

Body to Job

by Christopher Zeischegg & Danny Wylde

  • Author is formerly an adult film star known as Danny Wylde

  • 13.2k Instagram followers

  • 16.2k Twitter followers

  • Danny Wylde is a bisexual porn star

  • The Killing Season

    by Geoffrey B. Robinson

    The Killing Season explores one of the largest and swiftest, yet least examined, instances of mass killing and incarceration in the twentieth century—the shocking antileftist purge that gripped Indonesia in...

    The Extreme Gone Mainstream

    by Cynthia Miller-Idriss

    How extremism is going mainstream in Germany through clothing brands laced with racist and nationalist symbols

    The past decade has witnessed a steady increase in far right politics, social movements, and extremist...

    The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology

    by Gerben J.N. Bruinsma & Shane D. Johnson

    The study of how the environment, local geography, and physical locations influence crime has a long history that stretches across many research traditions. These include the neighborhood effects approach developed...

    Contemporary Issues in Victimology

    by Daniel R. Lee, Carly M. Hilinski-Rosick, Jaclyn M. Cwick & Sheryl Strasser et al.

    Contemporary Issues in Victimology: Identifying Patterns and Trends examines current topics in victimology and explores the main issues surrounding them. Key topics include: intimate partner violence and dating...


    by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    America loves guns. From Daniel Boone and Jesse James to the NRA and Seal Team 6, gun culture has colored the lore, shaped the law, and protected the market that arms the nation. In Loaded, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz...

    Invisible Chains & Violent Love

    by Liberty Jones

    This book will take you on a journey of love-abuse-love, repeating the cycle over and over, each time showing creative ways to survive and finally escape. I wrote this book to help people gain an understanding...

    Stick Together and Come Back Home

    by Patrick Lopez-Aguado

    In Stick Together and Come Back Home, Patrick Lopez-Aguado examines how what happens inside the prison affects what happens outside of it.  Following the experiences of 70 youth and adults as they navigate...

    Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control

    by Mary Bosworth, Alpa Parmar & Yolanda Vázquez

    In an era of mass mobility, those who are permitted to migrate and those who are criminalized, controlled, and prohibited from migrating are heavily patterned by race. By placing race at the centre of its analysis,...

    Violence, Restorative Justice and Forgiveness

    by Marilyn Armour & Mark S. Umbreit

    A groundbreaking book founded on extensive original research, designed to determine how restorative dialogue works, and the role of forgiveness within it. The research involved interviews with 20 victims who...