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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Online Crime

Majid Yar.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online December 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 11365 words.

The development of the Internet and related communication technologies has had a transformative effect upon social, political, economic, and cultural life. It has also facilitated the...

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Online Fraud

Cassandra Cross.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online January 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 12777 words.

Each year, millions of individuals worldwide find themselves victims of online fraud. Whether it is responding to a fraudulent email with bank account details or being defrauded through a...

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Internet Adoption and Online Behaviour Among American Street Gangs

Richard K. Moule, David C. Pyrooz and Scott H. Decker.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9966 words.

The globalization of street gangs has drawn attention to the mechanisms associated with the diffusion of gang culture. One mechanism, the Internet, is of growing interest to gang...

A Crime Script Analysis of the Online Stolen Data Market

Alice Hutchings and Thomas J. Holt.

in The British Journal of Criminology

May 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9602 words.

The purpose of this study is to better understand the online black market economy, specifically relating to stolen data, using crime script analysis. Content analysis of 13 English- and...

Pleasure Zones and Murder Boxes: Online Pornography and Violent Video Games as Cultural Zones of Exception

Rowland Atkinson and Thomas Rodgers.

in The British Journal of Criminology

November 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9309 words.

New media formats and technologies raise questions about new-found abilities to indulge apparently limitless violent and sadistic curiosity within our culture. In this context, the...

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‘#It’s Dangerous’: The Online World of Drug Dealers, Rappers and the Street Code

Marta-Marika Urbanik and Kevin D Haggerty.

in The British Journal of Criminology

October 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9978 words.

Abstract

As the digital divide has narrowed, the internet and social media have become more accessible to disadvantaged populations, including drug dealers,...

Cybercriminal Networks, Social Ties and Online Forums: Social Ties Versus Digital Ties Within Phishing and Malware Networks

E. Rutger Leukfeldt, Edward R. Kleemans and Wouter P. Stol.

in British Journal Of Criminology

May 2017; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9873 words.

Abstract

Online forums serve as offender convergence settings for cybercriminals, but it is unknown whether all cybercriminal networks use forums. Important...

Online Victimization of Andaman Jarawa Tribal Women: An Analysis of the ‘Human Safari’ Youtube Videos (2012) and Its Effects

Debarati Halder and K. Jaishankar.

in The British Journal of Criminology

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 8664 words.

In 2012, some tour operators in Andaman Islands used the Jarawa tribal women as private advertisements (Human Safari). The British Journalist Gethin Chamberlain brought this issue to the...

The Threat of Exploitation in the Adult Sex Market: A Pilot Study of Online Sex Worker Advertisements

Michael Skidmore, Sarah Garner, Callyane Desroches and Nikhita Saggu.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

June 2018; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 4095 words.

Abstract

Trafficking and exploitation are central elements of the serious and organized crime threat for local police forces to deal with, but remain largely...

Online Gambling and Crime: Causes, Controls and Controversies. By James Banks (Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2014, 182pp. £60.00 hb)

Kevin F. Steinmetz.

in The British Journal of Criminology

July 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 1264 words.

The Oxford Handbook of Prisons and Imprisonment

Edited by John Wooldredge and Paula Smith.

P ublished online June 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 30 pages.

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished...

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Child Pornography in the 21st Century

Joan A. Reid.

P ublished online April 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 12404 words.

Operating in the shadows created by recent technological advances in online communication, child pornographic exploitation (CPE) is considered among the most psychologically harmful types...

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Representations of Public Sex in Crime, Media, and Popular Culture

David Bell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 10425 words.

Public sex is a term used to describe various forms of sexual practice that take place in public, including cruising, cottaging (sex in public toilets), and dogging. Public sex has a long...

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Methodological Approaches to Studying Crime and Popular Culture in New Media

Francine Banner.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 11995 words.

Researchers across varied disciplines have begun to explore social media as a new delta of communication; however, few are taking a hard look at social media as it relates to crime. Sites...

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Sexting

Emma Bond.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online October 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 9623 words.

Sexting has recently attracted both media and academic attention. Mostly associated with adolescents, sexting, broadly speaking, refers to the production of and sharing of a naked or...

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Pornification and the Mainstreaming of Sex

Susanna Paasonen.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online October 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 10131 words.

The changing cultural role, visibility, and meaning of pornography, particularly its increased accessibility and the sociocultural reverberations that this is seen to cause, have been...

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Crime and Masculinity in Popular Culture

Stephen Tomsen and Dick Hobbs.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 10478 words.

A focus on masculinity and crime has been an ongoing feature of popular culture, ranging from early pulp fiction, cartoons, popular music, commercial film and television, and contemporary...

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Social Media, Vigilantism and Indigenous People in Australia

Chris Cunneen and Sophie Russell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice. 9547 words.

The pervasiveness and prominence of mass media are key features of contemporary societies. Nowhere is this more relevant than when we look at the ubiquity of social media. In recent years,...

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RE-LEGALIZATION OR DE-LEGALIZATION?

Xuanyu Huang.

in The British Journal of Criminology

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 9264 words.

In recent years, the rise of online mass protests targeting high-profile criminal cases has become a prominent social phenomenon in China. In this study, I explore how the...

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The Blue Line on Thin Ice: Police Use of Force Modifications in the Era of Cameraphones and YouTube

Gregory R. Brown.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 10169 words.

Today, the ubiquity of cameraphones and online social media’s contributions to sociopolitical discourses on policing have exponentially increased the public’s exposure to police...