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‘A MICROCOSM OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY’?

JAMES DIGNAN and ARNOLD WYNNE.

in The British Journal of Criminology

January 1997; p ublished 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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‘A Precarious Place’: Housing and Clients of Specialized Courts

Marianne Quirouette, Kelly Hannah-Moffat and Paula Maurutto.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9483 words.

Specialized courts rely on partnerships with community agencies to address multiple issues related to offending. Despite their popularity, little is known about the implications of such...

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The ABC of Criminology

Mark Finnane.

in The British Journal of Criminology

May 2006; p ublished 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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Abortion in American Film since 2001

Fran Bigman.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 5986 words.

In American cinema from 1916 to 2000, two main archetypes emerge in portrayals of women seeking abortion: prima donnas and martyrs/victims. While the prima donna category faded over the...

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Access to Justice and Its Pitfalls

Francesco Francioni.

in Journal of International Criminal Justice

July 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminal Law; International Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Transnational Crime. 3313 words.

In spite of commendable efforts towards addressing the issue of reparation for victims of Nazi crimes during the Second World War, Judgment No. 238, which was handed down by the Italian...

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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; p ublished 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; p ublished 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; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

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Active Offender Research

Scott Jacques.

in Criminology

P ublished 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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