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LAW1065
Module Reading List

Introduction to Criminal Justice, 2021/22, Semester 2
Dr Suzanne Young
S.Young@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

 Weekly Reading

Students should undertake the core reading for each week.

Students are encouraged to read more widely by following recommended readings listed for each topic.

Listed below are the core and recommended readings for each week of content:

UNIT 1

Principles of Criminal Justice

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson. Pages 3-31.  

Sanders, A., Young, R. and Burton, M. 2010. Criminal Justice. 4th ed. Butterworths: London. Chapter One.

 

Structure and Models of the Criminal Justice System

Joyce, P. 2017. Criminal Justice: An Introduction. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Pages 139-173.  

Gelsthorpe, L. 2013. Crimina Justice: The Policy Landscape in Hucklesby, A. and Wahidin, A (eds.) Crimnal Justice 2nd ed. Oxford OUP. Chapter One. 

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Pages 576-587.

 

UNIT 2

Policing: Functions and Powers

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter 26.  

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson. Chapter Six.

Jones, T. Newburn, T. and Reiner, R. 2017. Policing and the police. In: Liebling, A. Maruna, S. and McAra, L. eds. The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pps 769-796.

Joyce, P. 2017. Criminal Justice: An Introduction. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter Four.

 

Prosecution and Alternatives 

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson. Chapter Seven.  

Joyce, P. 2017. Criminal Justice: An Introduction. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter Five.

Sanders, A., Young, R. and Burton, M. 2010. Criminal Justice. 4th ed. Butterworths: London. Chapter Seven.

UNIT 3

The Courts and Trials

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson.  Chapter Nine and Ten.  

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter 27 (Magistrates and Crown Courts) and pps 777-782 (Youth Courts).

Sanders, A., Young, R. and Burton, M. 2010. Criminal Justice. 4th ed. Butterworths: London. Chapter Nine and Ten

 Cammiss, S. 2013. Courts and the trial process. In: Hucklesby, A. and Wahidin, A. eds. Criminal Justice. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter Five.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva  

 

Sentencing

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson. Chapter 11.  

Ashworth, A. and Roberts J.V. 2017. Sentencing. In: Liebling, A., Maruna, S. and McAra, L. eds. The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. 6th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pps 846-867.

Dingwall, G. 2013. Sentencing in Hucklesby, A. and Wahidin, A (eds.) Crimnal Justice 2nd ed. Oxford OUP. Chapter Seven. 

Joyce, P. 2017. Criminal Justice: An Introduction. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. pps. 346-355.

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. pps. 702-711.

 

Philosophies of Punishment

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson Chapter 12.  

Cavadino, M., Dignan, J. Mair, G., and Bennett, J. 2013. The Penal System: An Introduction. 5th ed. London: Sage. Chapter Two.      

Hucklesby, A. and Wahidin, A. eds. 2013. Criminal Justice. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter Six.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Marsh, I., Cochrane, J. and Melville, G. 2004. Criminal Justice: An Introduction to Philosophies, Theories and Practice. London: Routledge. Chapter One.    

UNIT 4

Prisons

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter 29.  

Crowther, C. 2007. An Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. pps. 203-222.    

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson. Chapter 13.

 

 

Non-Custodial Sentences and Probation

Davies, M. 2015. Davies, Croall and Tyrer’s Criminal Justice. 5th edition. Harlow: Pearson. Chapter 14.  

Cavadino, M. Dignan, J. and Mair, G. 2013. The Penal System: An Introduction. 5th ed. London: Sage. Chapter Five.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Raynor, P. 2012. Community Penalties, Probation, and Offender Management. In: Maguire, M. Morgan, R. and Reiner, R. eds. The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. 5th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pps 928-954 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva .  

Robinson, G. McNeill, F. 2017. Punishment in the community: evolution, expansion and moderation. In: Liebling, A., Maruna, S. and McAra, L. eds. The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. 6th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pps 868-888.

 

Victims and Restorative Justice 

Joyce, P. 2017. Criminal Justice: An Introduction. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter Ten.  

Newburn, T. 2017. Criminology. 3rd ed. London: Routledge. Chapter 31.  

Hall, M. 2013. Victims int he Criminal Justice Process in Hucklesby, A. and Wahidin, A (eds.) Crimnal Justice 2nd ed. Oxford OUP. Chapter Ten.

Rossner, M. 2017. Restorative Justice in the twnety-first century: making emotions mainstream. In: Liebling, A. Maruna, S. and McAra, L. eds. The Oxford Handbook of Criminology. 6th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pps. 967-989.

 

This list was last updated on 21/01/2022