Criminology

Crime 3.0: The Rise of Global Crime in the XXIst Century Crime 3.0: The Rise of Global Crime in the XXIst Century - by Alain Bauer with a forward by Paul Rich Alain Bauer argues that we need, with considerable immediacy, to press the formal study of crime in the academy, and that more resources need to be channeled towards that purpose. The approach in universities, if they do deign to study the subject, is often relegated to…Read more Crime 3.0: The Rise of Global Crime in the XXIst Century
Criminology Confronts Cultural Change Criminology Confronts Cultural Change - Edited by Alain Bauer Purchase through Amazon  |  Purchase through CreateSpace Is using the humanities and social sciences (psychology, sociology, law, etc.) to understand the crime, the criminal, the victim, criminality, and society’s reaction to crime a science? A crime is the unique combination of a perpetrator, a victim, and a set of circumstances. Its…Read more Criminology Confronts Cultural Change
Criminology in a Hostile Environment Criminology in a Hostile Environment - Edited by Alain Bauer Is using the humanities and social sciences (psychology, sociology, law, etc.) to understand the crime, the criminal, the victim, criminality, and society’s reaction to crime a science? A crime is the unique combination of a perpetrator, a victim, and a set of circumstances. Its individual and quantitative analysis requires scientific methods…Read more Criminology in a Hostile Environment
BookCoverImage-9 History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851 - by Mary Floyd Williams Ph.D. Purchase through Amazon  |  Purchase through CreateSpace Mary Floyd Williams gives a detailed account of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance formed in 1851 (it was later reincarnated in 1856. Although the Committee, formed by a group of vigilantes, lasted only about three months, they were responsible for the hanging…Read more History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851
BookCoverImage New Crimes and New Solutions: International Journal of Criminology - New Crimes and New Solutions: International Journal of Criminology Edited by Alain Bauer Purchase through Amazon Coming to Kindle soon! Is using the humanities and social sciences (psychology, sociology,law, etc.) to understand the crime, the criminal, the victim, criminality, and society’s reaction to crime ascience? A crime is the unique combination of a perpetrator, a victim,…Read more New Crimes and New Solutions: International Journal of Criminology
BookCoverImage-6 New Frontiers in Criminology - Edited by Alain Bauer Purchase through Amazon  |  Purchase on CreateSpace Criminology owes a great deal as a discipline to the eighteenth century social philosophers, particularly those like Cesare Beccaria who partly built some of their arguments on social contract theory. Certainly some of the aspects of the debate over free will date from then. The…Read more New Frontiers in Criminology
Spies I Knew Spies I Knew - by Marthe McKenna Purchase on Amazon  |  Purchase on CreateSpace Born in Flanders, Marthe Cnockaert McKenna (1892-1986) was recruited in 1915, during World War I, to an Anglo-Belgian espionage ring. Her cover was as a nurse, and the Germans awarded her the Iron Cross for her hospital work. After a period as a double agent she was apprehended by them…Read more Spies I Knew
BookCoverImage-18 The Story of Secret Service - by Richard Wilmer Rowan, Introduction by Rahima Schwenkbeck Purchase through Amazon  |  Purchase on CreateSpace Few works attempt to be as ambitious as Richard Wilmer Rowan’s The Story of Secret Service. Rowan packs in thirty-three centuries of world history in this volume, tracing a long history of espionage and its impact. The history of espionage…Read more The Story of Secret Service
BookCoverImage-2 Who is the Enemy?: The Revolution in Terrorism Affairs and the Ways to Understand It - by Alain Bauer Purchase on Amazon  |  Purchase on CreateSpace Few people have the advantages that Alain Bauer possesses in providing an overview of the current world security crisis. He is the ultimate example of “been there, done that”. Welcome in the inner circles of a half dozen countries, his opinions are eagerly sought as…Read more Who is the Enemy?: The Revolution in Terrorism Affairs and the Ways to Understand It