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‘A Community Gets the Delinquents It Deserves’: Crime Mapping, Race and the Juvenile Court

Elizabeth Brown.

in British Journal Of Criminology

September 2017; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9754 words.

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Prolific use of crime mapping has led to critical inquiry as to the power and impact of mapping on criminology, public policy, and understandings of...

‘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...

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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Accommodating the Expressive Function of Victim Impact Statements: The Scope for Victims’ Voices in Dutch Courtrooms

Tracey Booth, Alice K Bosma and Kim M E Lens.

in The British Journal of Criminology

October 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10097 words.

Abstract

The expressive function of victim impact statements (VISs) enables victims to have a voice in legal proceedings—to speak and be heard about the harm...

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...

Addressing Crime in Companies

Kai-D. Bussmann and Markus M. Werle.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2006; p ublished 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 Victimization

Marie Skubak Tillyer and Marissa E. Hinton.

in Criminology

P ublished online January 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice; Criminology. 4715 words.

Because not all crimes are reported to law enforcement, researchers have generally used survey data collected from adolescents to better understand the nature, patterns, causes, and...

Adolescent Victims of Violence in a Welfare State

Willy Pedersen.

in The British Journal of Criminology

January 2001; p ublished 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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Adolescents’ Violent Victimization 
in the Neighbourhood

David Maimon and Christopher R. Browning.

in The British Journal of Criminology

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10716 words.

Although recent research demonstrates the relevance of situational and structural-level processes in determining youth violent victimization, only scant attention has been...

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Advances in Visualization for Theory Testing in Environmental Criminology

Patricia L. Brantingham, Paul J. Brantingham, Justin Song and Valerie Spicer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology

September 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Measurement of Crime. 12471 words.

This chapter discusses advances in visualization for environmental criminology. The environment within which people move has many dimensions that influence or constrain decisions and...

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The Adversarial Process and the Vulnerable Witness. By Louise Ellison (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002, 182 pp. £45.00 hb)

Johathan Doak.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

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Adverse Childhood Experiences

Joan A. Reid.

in Criminology

P ublished online January 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice; Criminology. 7473 words.

Substantial bodies of research from various fields have consistently documented the long-term, detrimental effects of childhood maltreatment and trauma. In the health science field, a body...

After Crime and Punishment: Pathways to Offender Reintegration

Shane Kilcommins.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 1054 words.

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After Enron will ‘Whiter than White Collar Crime’ Still Wash?

Doreen McBarnet.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10390 words.

In thinking about white-collar crime, it is not just crime that becomes problematic but compliance, particularly the practice of ‘creative compliance’. This article asks, in the post-Enron...

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Against ‘Green’ Criminology

Mark Halsey.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

This article offers an overview of recent work on environmental crime and regulation. It demonstrated the majority of such scholarship is imbued by quite problematic ideas concerning how...

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