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‘A MICROCOSM OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY’?

JAMES DIGNAN and ARNOLD WYNNE.

in The British Journal of Criminology

January 1997; published online January 1997.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 0 words.

This paper presents the findings of an investigation into the social and political composition of a Bench of magistrates in the north midlands of England. These are related to various...

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The ABC of Criminology

Mark Finnane.

in The British Journal of Criminology

May 2006; published online April 2006.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 13689 words.

The arrival of criminology as an academic discipline was a post-war development in Australia as much as in Britain or the United States. Classical criminology had developed as a question...

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Accomplishing Femininity Among the Girls in the Gang

Karen Joe Laidler and Geoffrey Hunt.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2001; published online September 2001.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 0 words.

Sociologists and criminologists in America have had a longstanding interest in youth gangs dating back to the pioneering work of Frederick Thrasher through to the subcultural theories of the...

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Accountability in Restorative Justice. By Declan Roche (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003, 316pp. £50.00 hb)

Kieran McEvoy.

in The British Journal of Criminology

July 2004; published online July 2004.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 0 words.

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Acting Out: Maladaptive Behaviour in Confinement. By H. Toch and K. Adams (Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2002, 446pp. $19.95)

Rod Morgan.

in The British Journal of Criminology

June 2003; published online June 2003.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 0 words.

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Active Offender Research

Scott Jacques.

in Criminology

Published online April 2012.

Article. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice; criminal justice; criminology. 6538 words.

Before criminology became obsessed with quantitative research, many of the field’s insights about crime came from offenders’ “own stories,” although this work typically used accounts from...

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Addressing Crime in Companies

Kai-D. Bussmann and Markus M. Werle.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2006; published online November 2006.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 6407 words.

Economic crime was examined in a global survey of more than 5,500 companies. This survey combines information on companies, company victimization and on the detection and processing of 2,900...

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Adolescent Development, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice

Jennifer L. Woolard.

in The Oxford Handbook of Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice

December 2011; published online September 2012.

Article. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice; youth violence and juvenile justice; criminology and criminal justice. 7255 words.

Some form of delinquency is a normative part of adolescence for a majority of teens, yet the consequences of risky behavior and juvenile justice involvement can be severe. This article...

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Adolescent Victims of Violence in a Welfare State

Willy Pedersen.

in The British Journal of Criminology

January 2001; published online January 2001.

Journal Article. Subjects: criminology. 0 words.

In a normal population sample of Norwegian adolescents, 6 per cent reported to have been victims of violent victimization during the last year. The sample consisted of three cohorts of...

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