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The Oxford Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Crime

Edited by Rosemary Gartner and Bill McCarthy.

May 2014; published online July 2014.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 768 pages.

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...

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The [Oxford] Handbook of Criminological Theory

Edited by Francis T. Cullen and Pamela Wilcox.

November 2012; published online December 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 768 pages.

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...

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The Oxford Handbook of Sentencing and Corrections

Edited by Joan Petersilia and Kevin R. Reitz.

April 2012; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 776 pages.

It is no secret that America's sentencing and corrections systems are in crisis, and neither system can be understood or repaired fully without careful consideration of the other. This book...

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The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention

Edited by David P. Farrington and Brandon C. Welsh.

March 2012; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 560 pages.

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...

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The Oxford Handbook of Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice

Edited by Donna M. Bishop and Barry C. Feld.

December 2011; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 960 pages.

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...

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The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Criminal Justice

Edited by Michael Tonry.

September 2011; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 1008 pages.

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...

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The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Public Policy

Edited by Michael Tonry.

August 2011; published online September 2012.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 656 pages.

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...

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The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity, Crime, and Immigration

Edited by Sandra Bucerius and Michael Tonry.

January 2014; published online April 2014.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 960 pages.

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...

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Youth Justice in Israel

Mimi Ajzenstadt.

Published online August 2014.

Article. Subjects: youth violence and juvenile justice; international and comparative criminology. 7009 words.

Policies in Israel retain the traditional view that juvenile delinquents should be treated and rehabilitated. These policies are driven by changing rationalities, norms, and values, which...

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Juvenile Justice in Poland

Krzysztof Krajewski.

Published online August 2014.

Article. Subjects: youth violence and juvenile justice; international and comparative criminology. 11076 words.

The juvenile justice system in Poland is an example of a paternalistic and welfare approach to juvenile justice. Special, nonpenal responsibility for juveniles applies for those between 13...

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