Non-Fiction Books:

Tradition and Innovation in Crime and Justice

Format

Hardback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Tradition and Innovation in Crime and Justice
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Founded by Shlomo G. Shoham, this series has delivered Israeli criminology to the English-speaking world since 1970. Volume 8 covers two of criminology's greatest themes: tradition and innovation. Tradition shapes criminal activity, and the response to it, in both promising and regrettable ways. Uri Timor and Efrat Shoham examine tradition as a means of rehabilitating inmates, while Shlomo reveals its dark side by describing suicide bombing as a sequel to the harsh cultural conflict that has raged throughout the ages. Tradition reminds us that crime has a past and a future, in theory and practice. Nick Tilley compares the early views of Karl Popper and later innovations from Ronald Clarke's situational crime prevention, while Hovav, Lawental, and Lawental evaluate the historical development of substance abuse treatment services in Israel. It is also clear that crime is transcending international boundaries and that globalization is facilitating the process. Bensinger's chapter, for instance, traces the trafficking of women as a growing international problem that will require global solutions and cooperation. What next? We have touched upon and speculated about the future of crime and justice. Looking ahead, it will be essential for Israel to tackle the number one issue facing criminal justice: Terrorism. How will criminal justice react to this growing threat? Terrorism will not disappear, and state and international responses are likely to become more repressive and coordinated. In Volume 9 we will ask some hard questions about how terrorism is organized, supported, and financed, and what this will mean for the security of citizens, nations, and international systems.
Release date NZ
March 1st, 2004
Contributors
Edited by Paul Knepper Edited by Slomo, G Shoham
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
de Sitter Publications
Pages
180
Dimensions
152x229x14
ISBN-13
9780969870784
Product ID
1839606

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...