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Publishing in June
Injustice (revised edition)Danny Dorling
Why social inequality still persists
We are living in the most remarkable and dangerous times. Globally, the richest 1% have never held a greater share of world wealth, while the share of most of the other 99% has collapsed in the last five years. In this fully rewritten and updated edition of Injustice, Dorling offers hope of a more equal society.
Paperback price: £9.99
- Claire Edwards, Rob Imrie
This text makes sense of the multiple ways in which urban issues and problems have been addressed in different places at different times. From initiatives that focus on social tensions within the urban realm, to those which seek to develop cities as economic entities, it provides an accessible discussion and critique of some key approaches.
Paperback price: £11.99
Hidden stories of the Stephen Lawrence inquiryRichard Stone
This unique book provides an insider's view of the seminal inquiry into Stephen Lawrence's murder. This paperback edition includes analysis of hitherto inaccessible transcripts which show how the Inquiry was undermined and a new Afterword by the author.
Paperback price: £8.99
Intermediaries in the criminal justice systemJoyce Plotnikoff, Richard Woolfson
Improving communication for vulnerable witnesses and defendants
This is the first book about the intermediary scheme, criminal justice’s untold ‘good news story’. It provides a comprehensive explanation of how intermediaries work in practice and gives ‘behind the scenes’ insights into the criminal process. It will be of interest to practitioners and the wider public.
Paperback price: £24.99
Positive youth justiceKevin Haines, Stephen Case
Children first, offenders second
This topical book outlines a model of positive youth justice: Children First, Offenders Second (CFOS), which promotes child-friendly, diversionary, inclusionary, engaging, promotional practice and legitimate partnership between children and adults to serve as a blueprint for other local authorities and countries.
Paperback price: £19.99
Studying health inequalitiesJonathan Wistow, Gerald Wistow, Tim Blackman, David Byrne
An applied approach
Through the framework of understanding health inequalities as a 'wicked problem' the book develops an applied approach to researching, understanding and addressing these by drawing on complexity theory.
Paperback price: £24.99