New Directions in Crime and Deviancy

Posted on 28 November 2012

Edited by Dr Rowland Atkinson and Prof Simon Winlow

In New Directions in Crime and Deviancy some of the world'smost talented and polemic critical criminologists come together to offer new ideas and new avenues for analysis.  The book contains chapters that address a broad range of issues central to twenty-first critical criminology; ecological issues and the new green criminology; the broad impact of neoliberalism upon our cultural and economic life; recent signs of political resistance and opposition; sytemic and interpersonal forms of violence; growing fear and enmity i cities; the backlash against the women's movement; the subjective pathology of the serial killer; computer hacking and so on.