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Mannheim Centre

Room 2.53

2nd Floor, Old Building

London School of Economics and Political Science

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Comparative Criminal Justice and Globalization 

Comparative Criminal Justice and Globalization
David Nelken (ed.) (Ashgate : 2011)

Understanding Suicide
Understanding Suicide: A Sociological Autopsy
Ben Fincham, Susanne Langer, Jonathan Scourfield and Michael Shiner (Palgrave Macmillan : 2011)

Policing, Popular Culture and Political Economy
Policing, Popular Culture and Political Economy : Towards a Social Democratic Criminology
Robert Reiner
(Ashgate 2011)

Understanding Deviance - cover



Understanding Deviance : A Guide to the Sociology of Crime and Rule-Breaking  (Sixth Edition)
David Downes and Paul Rock  (OUP : 2011)

Acuña-Rivera, Marcela; Uzzell, David; Brown, Jennifer. (2011) Perceptions of disorder, risk and safety: The method and framing effect/Percepción de desorden, riesgo y seguridad: la influencia del método Psyecology: Revista Bilingüe de Psicología Ambiental - Bilingual Journal of Environmental Psychology, 2, ( 2) , pp. 167-177.

Brown, Jennifer and Woolfenden, Susan. (2011) Implications of the changing gender ratio amongst warranted police officers. Policing, 5, 1-9.

Brown, Jennifer. (2011) We mind and we care but have things changed? Assessment of progress in the reporting, investigating and prosecution of allegations of rapeJournal of Sexual Aggression 17,1-10.

Board, L., and Brown, J. (2011) 'Barriers and enablers to returning to work after long term sickness absence.' American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 54, (4) 307-324.

Newburn, Tim (2011) Criminology and government: some reflections on recent developments in England. In: Bosworth, Mary and Hoyle, Carolyn, (eds.) What is criminology? . Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 502-517. ISBN 9780199571826

Phillips, Coretta (2011) Institutional racism and ethnic inequalities: an expanded multilevel framework. Journal of social policy , 40 (01). pp. 173-192.

Ramsey, P.(2011) Substantively Uncivilized ASBOs (2010) Criminal Law Review   10, 761-763

Redmayne, Mike (2011) Recognising propensity. Criminal law review , (3). pp. 177-198. ISSN 0011-135X

Shalev, Sharon 'Solitary Confinement and Supermax Prisons: A Human Rights and Ethical Analysis' Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice   11, Issue 2 & 3, 2011, pp.151-183

Newburn, Tim (2011) Criminology and government: some reflections on recent developments in England. In: Bosworth, Mary and Hoyle, Carolyn, (eds.) What is criminology? . Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, pp. 502-517. ISBN 9780199571826

Gray, E., Jackson, J. and Farrall, S. (2011). 'Feelings and Functions in the Fear of Crime: Applying a New Approach to Victimisation Insecurity', British Journal of Criminology, 51, 1, 75-94.

Bradford, B. and Jackson, J. (2011). Public trust and police legitimacy in Britain: Short-term effects and long-term processes, La vie des idées[published as 'Why Britons Trust their Police'].


The eternal recurrence of crime and control

The Eternal Recurrence of Crime and Control: Essays in Honour of Paul Rock
Edited by David Downes, Dick Hobbs, and Tim Newburn (OUP :  2010)

The Criminal Process - cover

The Criminal Process
Andrew Ashworth and Mike Redmayne (4th ed. OUP : 2010)

Comparative Criminal Justice

Comparative Criminal Justice
by David Nelken (Sage : 2010)

Mental Health and Crime

Mental Health and Crime
by Jill Peay (Routledge : 2010)

The Governance of Policing and Security - cover

The Governance of Policing and Security : Ironies, Myths and Paradoxes
by Bob Hoogenboom (Macmillan : 2010)

Key Readings in Criminology

Key Readings in Criminology
edited by Tim Newburn. (Willan Publishing : 2009)

Forensic Psychology

The Cambridge Handbook of Forensic Psychology
edited by Jennifer M. Brown and Elizabeth A. Campbell (Cambridge University Press: 2010)


Rape : Challenging contemporary thinking
edited by Miranda Horvath and Jennifer M. Brown (Willan Publishing : 2010)

The Politics of the Police

The Politics of the Police (4th ed.)
by Robert Reiner (Oxford University Press : 2010)



Horvath, M., and Brown, J. M. (2010) Between a rock and a hard place; the vicious cycle when reporting rape. The Psychologist 23, 556-559.

Miller, S., and Brown, J. M.(2010) HMP Dovegate's Therapeutic Community; an analysis of reconviction data. International Journal of Therapeutic Communities 31, 62-75.

Salaam, A., and Brown, J.M. (2010) Patterns of psychoactive substance use among prison inmates in Nigeria prior to and during custody International Journal of Prisoner Health. 6 (3) 107-116.








  • Lacey, N. The Prisoner's Dilemma, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008)
  • Lacey, N. Women, Crime and Character, (Oxford: OUP, 2008)
  • Newburn, T. and Neyroud, P. A Dictionary of Policing, (Cullompton: Willan, 2008)
  • Newburn, T. (ed) Handbook of Policing, 2nd Edition, (Cullompton: Willan, 2008)
  • Hinton, M. and Newburn, T. (eds) Policing Developing Democracies, (London: Routledge, 2008)




  • Reiner, R. Law and Order, (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2007)
  • Maguire, M., Morgan, R. and Reiner, R. Oxford Handbook of Criminology, 4th ed, (Oxford: OUP, 2007)
  • Jones, T. and Newburn, T. Policy Transfer and Criminal Justice, (Maidenhead: Open University Press, 2007)
  • Newburn, T., Williamson, T. and Wright, A. (eds) Handbook of Criminal Investigation, (Cullompton: Willan, 2007)
  • Newburn, T. Criminology, (Cullompton: Willan, 2007)




  • Jones, T. and Newburn, T. (eds) Plural Policing: A Comparative Perspective, (London: Routledge, 2006)
  • Newburn, T. and Rock, P. The Politics of Crime Control: Essays in Honour of David Downes, (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2006)
  • Dearling, A., Newburn, T. and Somerville, P. (eds) Supporting Safer Communities: Housing, crime and community, (London: Chartered Institute of Housing, 2006)




  • Peay, J. Seminal Issues in Mental Health Law. (Aldershot, Ashgate, 2005)
  • Newburn, T. and Shiner, M. Dealing with Disaffection, (Cullompton: Willan Publishing, 2005)