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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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Criminology

Edited by Richard Wright.

Published online December 2009.

Research Guide. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice; criminal justice; criminology.

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

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The British Journal of Criminology

July 2014; published online January 2014.

Journal. Subjects: criminology.

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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 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 Police and Policing

Edited by Michael D. Reisig and Robert J. Kane.

April 2014; published online April 2014.

Book. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 672 pages.

This handbook shows how local police organizations in the United States have been the focus of reform efforts, especially due to a new crisis in the policing environment—terrorism. The...

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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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Religion, Crime, and Criminal Justice

Byron R. Johnson and Curtis S. Schroeder.

Published online July 2014.

Article. Subjects: criminology and criminal justice. 6261 words.

Religion and crime are independent subjects that continue to receive significant attention in most societies. However, we do not have an extensive or well-developed research literature...

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