View from The Boys

a sociology of down-town adolescents


Author: Howard J. Parker

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 237

View: 1735

Doing Criminological Research


Author: Pamela Davies,Peter Francis

Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited

ISBN: 1526422077

Category: Social Science

Page: 576

View: 3642

The new edition of this bestselling textbook comes completely revised and updated to take students on a guided tour of criminological research. As a trusted companion, this book brings together a range of experts in the field to provide key perspectives on how to prepare, do and present research. Concise and engaging, each chapter comes with a range of learning features and contextualised case studies, giving an in-depth review on conducting research projects. The book: Includes fascinating case studies on transnational crime and policing, victims, male offenders, institutional abuse and more Comes with study questions, activities, key terms and a glossary Includes visual material which highlights and illustrates key points Contains new chapters on mixed methods; web based criminological research; experimental criminological research and quantitative criminological research This is the go-to for any student studying criminology, essential to those conducting their own research in the field.

Tenants and Town Hall


Author: C. Lesley Andrews,Great Britain. Dept. of the Environment. Housing Development Directorate

Publisher: H.M. Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780117513839

Category: Political Science

Page: 342

View: 9103

Books in Series


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Monographic series

Page: N.A

View: 2642

Parkour, Deviance and Leisure in the Late-Capitalist City

An Ethnography


Author: Thomas Raymen

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 1787438112

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 7276

This book examines the contradictions surrounding popular lifestyle sports such as parkour and freerunning and their exclusion from our hyper-regulated city centres. The author combines ethnographic data and complex theory to move beyond tropes of resistance and acknowledge and explain the paradox of parkour against a backdrop of late-capitalism.

Whitaker's Cumulative Book List

A Classified List of Publications...together with an Index to Authors and Titles


Author: N.A

Publisher: J. Whitaker & Sons, Ltd.

ISBN: 9780850210903

Category: English literature

Page: 1157

View: 9714



Author: Paul Atkinson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761962700

Category: Social Science

Page: 202

View: 659

This refreshing and authoritative book provides readers with a guide to the essential thinking, research and concepts in interactionism and explains why the interactionist influence has not been fully acknowledged in Britain.

Library of Congress Catalog

Books-Subjects, 1970-1974, Set


Author: United States

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

ISBN: 9780874717853

Category: Subject catalogs

Page: 100

View: 4210

New Society


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Great Britain

Page: N.A

View: 4333

Das Bild der Stadt


Author: Kevin Lynch

Publisher: Birkhäuser

ISBN: 3035602166

Category: Architecture

Page: 215

View: 1355

Wie orientieren wir uns in einer Stadt? Woher rühren unsere ganz fest umrissenen visuellen Vorstellungen? Um diese Fragen beantworten zu können, studierte Kevin Lynch die Erfahrungen von Menschen und zeigt damit, wie man das Bild der Stadt wieder lebendiger und einprägsamer machen könnte.

The Hate U Give


Author: Angie Thomas

Publisher: cbt Verlag

ISBN: 3641200148

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 512

View: 3341

»Umwerfend und brillant, ein Klassiker!« Bestsellerautor John Green Die 16-jährige Starr lebt in zwei Welten: in dem verarmten Viertel, in dem sie wohnt, und in der Privatschule, an der sie fast die einzige Schwarze ist. Als Starrs bester Freund Khalil vor ihren Augen von einem Polizisten erschossen wird, rückt sie ins Zentrum der öffentlichen Aufmerksamkeit. Khalil war unbewaffnet. Bald wird landesweit über seinen Tod berichtet; viele stempeln Khalil als Gangmitglied ab, andere gehen in seinem Namen auf die Straße. Die Polizei und ein Drogenboss setzen Starr und ihre Familie unter Druck. Was geschah an jenem Abend wirklich? Die Einzige, die das beantworten kann, ist Starr. Doch ihre Antwort würde ihr Leben in Gefahr bringen...