Histories Of Crime: Britain 1600-2000 by Anne-marie Kilday

Histories Of Crime: Britain 1600-2000

byAnne-marie Kilday, David Nash

Hardcover | June 15, 2010

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$138.00 online 
$156.00
Earn 690 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Written by a collection of internationally acknowledged experts, this rounded, coherent history of crime and the law demonstrates the evolution of attitudes towards crime and criminality over the last four hundred years. Topics covered include fraud, policing, adultery, infanticide and the death penalty.

About The Author

DAVID NASH is Professor of History at Oxford Brookes University. He has published extensively in the areas of the history of blasphemy, blasphemous libel and religious crime for over fifteen years. He is also author of Cultures of Shame: Exploring Crime and Morality in Britain 1650-1900 (with Anne-Marie Kilday). ANNE-MARIE KILDAY is P...
Shame and Modernity in Britain: 1890 to the Present
Shame and Modernity in Britain: 1890 to the Present

by Anne-Marie Kilday

$87.19$108.91

Available for download

Not available in stores

Law, Crime and Deviance since 1700: Micro-Studies in the History of Crime
Law, Crime and Deviance since 1700: Micro-Studies in the History of Crime

by David Nash

$25.59$31.96

Available for download

Not available in stores

Women and Violent Crime in Enlightenment Scotland
Women and Violent Crime in Enlightenment Scotland

by Anne-marie Kilday

$36.50

In stock online

Not available in stores

Details & Specs

Title:Histories Of Crime: Britain 1600-2000Format:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.56 inPublished:June 15, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230224695

ISBN - 13:9780230224698

Customer Reviews of Histories Of Crime: Britain 1600-2000

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Timeline
Introduction
The Police and Policing--C. Williams
Infanticide and Child Murder--A. Kilday
Punishment and Execution--J. Rowbotham
The Criminal Underworld--H. Shore
Murder, Fatality and the Law--S. D'Cruze
Morality and the Law--D. Nash
Sexual Crime and Sex Criminals--K. Stevenson
Matrimony and the Law--J. Bailey
Fraud and Theft--S. Wilson
Annotated Further Reading
Bibliography