Journals Higher Education



12 August 2014

352 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199684465

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Signal Crimes

Reactions to Crime and Social Control

Martin Innes

  • Presents a radical and challenging understanding of how we think about the ways in which we perceive and react to criminal acts
  • Engages with and promotes understanding across a range of substantive crime, disorder and control issues, which are usually addressed in isolation
  • Features extensive use of empirical data from fieldwork studies undertaken over a ten-year period, with diverse case studies highlighting 'real world' issues
  • Showcases key ideas, such as Neighbourhood Policing, that have already had considerable policy and practice impact and presents advancements for areas such as terrorism and homicide

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