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Palgrave Studies in Risk, Crime and Society

Responding to Sexual Offending

Perceptions, Risk Management and Public Protection

Editors: McCartan, K. (Ed.)

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This collection brings together international contributors from multiple disciplines to discuss the current public, social and governmental understandings and responses to sexual violence. Exploring issues such as how to manage sex offenders, the volume provides recommendations for how to reduce offending and improve community engagement.

About the authors

Alexandra Bailey, Lucy Faithfull Foundation, UK. Monica Barry, University of Strathclyde, UK. Charlotte Bilby, Northumbria University, UK. Adam Carter, National Offender Management Services, UK. Ian Elliott, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA. Danielle Harris, San Jose State University, USA. Hazel Kemshall, DeMontfort University, UK. Ruth McAlister, University of Ulster, UK. Duncan McPhee, University of the West of England, UK. Mike Nash, University of Portsmouth, UK. David Prescott, Becket Family of Services, USA. Beth Weaver, University of Strathclyde, UK. Andrew Williams, Portsmouth University, UK. Robin Wilson, Humber College, USA.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • The Realities of Legislating Against and Protecting the Public from Risky Groups

    Williams, Andrew (et al.)

    Pages 1-19

  • Community-Based Management of Sexual Offender Risk: Options and Opportunities

    Wilson, Robin J. (et al.)

    Pages 20-47

  • Female Sex Offenders: Gender and Risk Perception

    Elliott, Ian A. (et al.)

    Pages 48-71

  • New Technologies, ‘Risk’ and Sexual Offending

    McAlister, Ruth

    Pages 72-92

  • Sex Offending and Sex Tourism: Problems, Policy and Challenges

    McPhee, Duncan

    Pages 93-110

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Responding to Sexual Offending
Book Subtitle
Perceptions, Risk Management and Public Protection
Editors
  • K. McCartan
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Risk, Crime and Society
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-35813-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137358134
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-35812-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-47099-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 231
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