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Product Description: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence. Comprehensive in breath and textbook in depth, the second edition – with entries presented in easy-to-access A to Z format – serves as a reference repository of knowledge in the field as well as a frequently updated conduit of new research and knowledge long before such information trickles down to standard textbooks...read more

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9783319333908 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, December 25, 2017), cover price $1825.00 | About this edition: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence.

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Product Description: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence. Comprehensive in breath and textbook in depth, the second edition – with entries presented in easy-to-access A to Z format – serves as a reference repository of knowledge in the field as well as a frequently updated conduit of new research and knowledge long before such information trickles down to standard textbooks...read more

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9783319332277 | 2 edition (Springer Verlag, December 25, 2017), cover price $2500.00 | About this edition: The second edition of this encyclopedia continues to break new ground as an important resource for the study of adolescence.
9781441916969 | 1 har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, December 19, 2012), cover price $3060.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Adolescence breaks new ground as an important central resource for the study of adolescence.
9781441916945 | Springer Verlag, September 5, 2011, cover price $2050.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Adolescence breaks new ground as an important central resource for the study of adolescence.

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9780205150489, titled "The Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development Handbook" | Allyn & Bacon, January 1, 1995, cover price $48.00 | also contains The Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development Handbook | About this edition: The second edition of this popular handbook brings together theories, ideas, and resources for promoting crosscultural awareness, language development, and academic progress.

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Product Description: The main objective of the second edition of the Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology is twofold: (1) to provide original chapters that cover contemporary critical criminological theoretical offerings generated over the past five years and (2) to provide chapters on important new substantive topics that are currently being studied and theorized by progressive criminologists...read more
By Molly Dragiewicz (editor)

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9781138656192, titled "Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology" | 2 revised edition (Routledge, November 6, 2017), cover price $225.00 | About this edition: The main objective of the second edition of the Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology is twofold: (1) to provide original chapters that cover contemporary critical criminological theoretical offerings generated over the past five years and (2) to provide chapters on important new substantive topics that are currently being studied and theorized by progressive criminologists.
9780415779678, titled "Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology" | Routledge, January 12, 2012, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-FictionLong-listed for the National Book AwardFinalist, Current Interest Category, Los Angeles Times Book PrizesOne of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2017Short-listed for the Inaugural Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Book Prize for Social JusticeFormer public defender James Forman, Jr...read more

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9780374189976 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 18, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-FictionLong-listed for the National Book AwardFinalist, Current Interest Category, Los Angeles Times Book PrizesOne of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2017Short-listed for the Inaugural Goddard Riverside Stephan Russo Book Prize for Social JusticeFormer public defender James Forman, Jr.

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Product Description: Explores encounters between those who make their living by engaging in street-based prostitution and the criminal justice and social service workers who try to curtail it     Working together every day, the lives of sex workers, police officers, public defenders, and social service providers are profoundly intertwined, yet their relationships are often adversarial and rooted in fundamentally false assumptions...read more

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9781479854493 | New York Univ Pr, February 28, 2017, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Explores encounters between those who make their living by engaging in street-based prostitution and the criminal justice and social service workers who try to curtail it     Working together every day, the lives of sex workers, police officers, public defenders, and social service providers are profoundly intertwined, yet their relationships are often adversarial and rooted in fundamentally false assumptions.

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9781479841943 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, February 28, 2017), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Explores encounters between those who make their living by engaging in street-based prostitution and the criminal justice and social service workers who try to curtail it     Working together every day, the lives of sex workers, police officers, public defenders, and social service providers are profoundly intertwined, yet their relationships are often adversarial and rooted in fundamentally false assumptions.

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Product Description: Anthony Cardenales was a stickup artist in the Bronx before spending seventeen years in prison. Today he is a senior manager at a recycling plant in Westchester, New York. He attributes his ability to turn his life around to the college degree he earned in prison...read more

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9781620970591 | New Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Anthony Cardenales was a stickup artist in the Bronx before spending seventeen years in prison.

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Product Description: Over the years, American colleges and universities have made various efforts to provide prisoners with access to education. However, few of these outreach programs presume that incarcerated men and women can rise to the challenge of a truly rigorous college curriculum...read more

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9780813584126 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Over the years, American colleges and universities have made various efforts to provide prisoners with access to education.

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Product Description: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor. Over the years, the region has hosted a succession of tribunals, from those held in Manila, Singapore and Tokyo after the Asia-Pacific War to those currently running in Dhaka and Phnom Penh...read more
By Kirsten Sellars (editor)

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9781107104655 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 22, 2015, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor.

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9781107507098 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 2017, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The issue of international crimes is highly topical in Asia, with still-resonant claims against the Japanese for war crimes, and deep schisms resulting from crimes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, and East Timor.

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Product Description: New York Times bestseller | Member of Oprah's SuperSoul 100 | one of World Economic Forum's "Most Recommended Books of 2016"Now in paperback, the harrowing,* inspiring**, and unforgettable† memoir of redemption and second chances amidst America's mass incarceration epidemic...read more

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9781101907290 | Convergent, March 8, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: New York Times bestseller from a member of Oprah's SuperSoul 100.

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9781101907313 | Convergent, January 24, 2017, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: New York Times bestseller | Member of Oprah's SuperSoul 100 | one of World Economic Forum's "Most Recommended Books of 2016"Now in paperback, the harrowing,* inspiring**, and unforgettable† memoir of redemption and second chances amidst America's mass incarceration epidemic.

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Product Description: A groundbreaking examination of our system of imprisonment, revealing the true causes of mass incarceration as well as the best path to reformIn the 1970s, the United States had an incarceration rate comparable to those of other liberal democracies-and that rate had held steady for over 100 years...read more

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9780465096916 | Basic Books, January 24, 2017, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: A groundbreaking examination of our system of imprisonment, revealing the true causes of mass incarceration as well as the best path to reformIn the 1970s, the United States had an incarceration rate comparable to those of other liberal democracies-and that rate had held steady for over 100 years.

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Product Description: Nationally representative studies confirm that LGBTQ individuals are at an elevated risk of experiencing intimate partner violence. While many similarities exist between LGBTQ and heterosexual-cisgender intimate partner violence, research has illuminated a variety of unique aspects of LGBTQ intimate partner violence regarding the predictors of perpetration, the specific forms of abuse experienced, barriers to help-seeking for victims, and policy and intervention needs...read more

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9780520286054 | Univ of California Pr, January 18, 2017, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Nationally representative studies confirm that LGBTQ individuals are at an elevated risk of experiencing intimate partner violence.

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Product Description: En este revolucionario trabajo que ha permanecido por más de dos años en la lista de los libros más vendidos del New York Times, Michelle Alexander argumenta que “no hemos erradicado las castas raciales en Estados Unidos; las hemos meramente rediseñado”...read more

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9781620972748, titled "El Color de la Justicia: La Nueva Segregación Racial En Estados Unidos" | New Pr, January 3, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: En este revolucionario trabajo que ha permanecido por más de dos años en la lista de los libros más vendidos del New York Times, Michelle Alexander argumenta que “no hemos erradicado las castas raciales en Estados Unidos; las hemos meramente rediseñado”.

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Product Description: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century. The first section gives an overview of the issue and contextualizes it within a human rights and historical framework...read more

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9781138931015 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century.
9780415892247 | Routledge, April 8, 2013, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The practice of one human being exploiting another in slavery-like conditions is not new.

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9781138931039 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century.
9780415892254 | Routledge, April 9, 2013, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: The practice of one human being exploiting another in slavery-like conditions is not new.

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Product Description: In this national bestseller, a work of vigorous reporting, deep compassion and unerring integrity, award-winning journalist and documentarian John Chipman investigates the lives left ruined in the wake of Dr. Charles Smith's ignominious career...read more

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9780385680844 | Doubleday of Canada, December 27, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In this national bestseller, a work of vigorous reporting, deep compassion and unerring integrity, award-winning journalist and documentarian John Chipman investigates the lives left ruined in the wake of Dr.

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Product Description: Madness raises intriguing―and complex―criminological questions, not least the famous trio of ‘triability, responsibility, and punishability’. Furthermore, law-enforcement agencies frequently face a choice between invoking the criminal law or using mental-health remedies...read more
By Philip Bean (editor)

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9781138962002 | Routledge, December 22, 2016, cover price $1360.00 | About this edition: Madness raises intriguing―and complex―criminological questions, not least the famous trio of ‘triability, responsibility, and punishability’.
9781843922971 | 1 edition (Willan Pub, January 1, 2008), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This book provides an authoritative and highly readable review of the relationship between madness and crime by one of the leading authorities in the field.

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9781138012165 | Willan Pub, April 10, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book provides an authoritative and highly readable review of the relationship between madness and crime by one of the leading authorities in the field.

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Product Description: The second volume of Sex Trafficking: International context and response Human trafficking and modern slavery have captured the imagination and attention of the international community. This book builds on the authors’ first volume, Sex Trafficking: International context and response...read more

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9781138686762 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, December 22, 2016), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The second volume of Sex Trafficking: International context and response Human trafficking and modern slavery have captured the imagination and attention of the international community.

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Product Description: Philosophical criminology asks big questions about how we get along with one another and what happens when we do not, and this installment in Policy’s New Horizons in Criminology series is the first book to foreground this emerging field...read more

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9781447323709 | Policy Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Philosophical criminology asks big questions about how we get along with one another and what happens when we do not, and this installment in Policy’s New Horizons in Criminology series is the first book to foreground this emerging field.

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Product Description: Written by an established author in the field, this book explores the politics of modernization and transformation of probation in the criminal justice system. It is unique in drawing upon innovative social theories and moral perspectives to analyze changes in the probation service by including data from quantitative and qualitative empirical research...read more

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9781447327653 | Policy Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Written by an established author in the field, this book explores the politics of modernization and transformation of probation in the criminal justice system.

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9781447327660 | Reprint edition (Policy Pr, December 15, 2016), cover price $45.95 | About this edition: Written by an established author in the field, this book explores the politics of modernization and transformation of probation in the criminal justice system.

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Product Description: The police increasingly need to work with other government agencies, the third sector, community organizations, and the private sector—an approach known as plural policing. This book critically analyzes the rise of this approach in England and Wales over the past decade, drawing on examples of national and international practice...read more

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9781447325406 | Policy Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: The police increasingly need to work with other government agencies, the third sector, community organizations, and the private sector—an approach known as plural policing.

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9781447325413 | Reprint edition (Policy Pr, December 15, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The police increasingly need to work with other government agencies, the third sector, community organizations, and the private sector—an approach known as plural policing.

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Product Description: Muslims living in Western nations are increasingly facing overt hostility and even hate crimes, both in everyday life and in online interactions. This book examines the experience and effects of those hate crimes on the victims, their families, and their communities...read more

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9781447331964 | Policy Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Muslims living in Western nations are increasingly facing overt hostility and even hate crimes, both in everyday life and in online interactions.

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Product Description: In January 2012, millions participated in the now-infamous “Internet blackout” against the Stop Online Piracy Act, protesting the power it would have given intellectual property holders over the Internet. However, while SOPA’s withdrawal was heralded as a victory for an open Internet, a small group of corporations, tacitly backed by the US and other governments, have implemented much of SOPA via a series of secret, handshake agreements...read more

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9780520291218 | Univ of California Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In January 2012, millions participated in the now-infamous “Internet blackout” against the Stop Online Piracy Act, protesting the power it would have given intellectual property holders over the Internet.

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9780520291225 | Univ of California Pr, December 9, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In January 2012, millions participated in the now-infamous “Internet blackout” against the Stop Online Piracy Act, protesting the power it would have given intellectual property holders over the Internet.

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Product Description: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history. Whilst cost and efficiency saving in the wake of the financial crisis will impact the size of the police, plans for increased privatisation, outsourcing and downsizing of core police functions will present further challenges ahead...read more

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9780415858731 | Routledge, December 8, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history.

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9780415858748 | Routledge, December 8, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history.

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Product Description: Using survey data collected from 382 Chinese police officers training in a Chinese police university, this research is the first empirical study to describe Chinese police perceptions of subcultural topics, including the role of crime fighting and community service, cynicism, isolation, solidarity, receptivity to change and traditionalism...read more

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9789811000942 | Springer Verlag, November 28, 2015, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: Using survey data collected from 382 Chinese police officers training in a Chinese police university, this research is the first empirical study to describe Chinese police perceptions of subcultural topics, including the role of crime fighting and community service, cynicism, isolation, solidarity, receptivity to change and traditionalism.

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Product Description: Technology has become increasingly important to both the function and our understanding of the justice process. Many forms of criminal behaviour are highly dependent upon technology, and crime control has become a predominantly technologically driven process – one where ‘traditional’ technological aids such as fingerprinting or blood sample analysis are supplemented by a dizzying array of tools and techniques including surveillance devices and DNA profiling...read more
By Thomas J. Holt (editor)

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9781138820135 | Routledge, December 7, 2016, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: Technology has become increasingly important to both the function and our understanding of the justice process.

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Product Description: An unflinching analysis of one of the major issues of our time — the shift from criminalization to regulation of recreational drugs. The “war on drugs” has failed. The cost of trying to control the production, sale, and use of recreational drugs through the criminal law is too high: unjust incarceration, illicit markets, tainted substances, exploited children, and an untaxed industry...read more

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9781459734975 | A J. Patrick Boyer Book, December 6, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: An unflinching analysis of one of the major issues of our time — the shift from criminalization to regulation of recreational drugs.

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