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This research guide contains selected print and online resources available through the Monmouth University Library, useful for locating information about criminal justice issues. If you require further assistance, contact Susan Bucks or the Reference Desk at 732-571-3438
International Crime and Justice
Call Number: Main HV6252 .I56 2011
Publication Date: 2010-11-15
International crime and justice is an emerging field that covers international and transnational crimes that have not been the focus of mainstream criminology or criminal justice. This book examines the field from a global perspective. It provides an introduction to the nature of international and transnational crimes and the theoretical perspectives that assist in understanding the relationship between social change and the waxing and waning of the crime opportunities resulting from globalization, migration, and culture conflicts.
The Invention of International Crime
Call Number: Main HV6252 .K64 2010
Publication Date: 2009-12-15
We live in the age of international crime but when did it begin? This book examines the period when crime became an international issue (1881-1914)exploring issues such as world-shrinking changes in transportation, communication and commerce, and concerns about alien criminality, white slave trading and anarchist outrages.
Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium
Created by The Beacham Group, LLC, Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium (TRAC) is a uniquely comprehensive resource for the study of political violence of all kinds. In cooperation with a team of 2800 experts, TRAC gathers the best information for exploration of this topic by faculty, scholars, students, government and defense professionals, as well as the general public.
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Publication Date: 2012-02-14
The New Jim Crow
Call Number: HV9950 .A437 2012
Publication Date: 2012-01-16
Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice
Call Number: Main HV6252 .H36 2014
Publication Date: 2013-05-22
Transnational crime and justice will characterize the 21st century in same way that traditional street crimes dominated the 20th century. In the Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice, Philip Reichel and Jay Albanese bring together top scholars from around the world to offer perspectives on the laws, crimes, and criminal justice responses to transnational crime.
Terrorism and Homeland Security
Call Number: Main HV6431 .W482 2014
Publication Date: 2013-01-01
Written by acclaimed national terrorism expert Jonathan R. White, the market-leading TERRORISM AND HOMELAND SECURITY is widely recognized as the most comprehensive, balanced, and objective terrorism book available. In the Eighth Edition, White continues to provide a theoretical and conceptual framework that enables readers to understand how terrorism arises and how it functions.
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