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The Ethics of PolicingNew Perspectives on Law Enforcement

The Ethics of Policing: New Perspectives on Law Enforcement

Ben Jones and Eduardo Mendieta (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479803729
eISBN:
9781479803750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803729.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

High-profile killings by police in Ferguson, Cleveland, Baltimore, New York City, Louisville, Minneapolis, and elsewhere have sparked protests and exposed deep discontent over police practices, ... More

Ghost CriminologyThe Afterlife of Crime and Punishment

Ghost Criminology: The Afterlife of Crime and Punishment

Michael Fiddler, Theo Kindynis, and Travis Linnemann (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781479885725
eISBN:
9781479870493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479885725.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Bringing together prominent early contributions from this emergent perspective, the volume traces the origins, theory, and method of ghost criminology. From the powers of exorcism and erasure ... More

Just Like FamilyHow Companion Animals Joined the Household

Just Like Family: How Companion Animals Joined the Household

Andrea Laurent-Simpson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479828852
eISBN:
9781479875887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828852.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

From the childfree and childless who nurture their dogs and cats similarly to a child to the grandparents who support them to children who view their animals as siblings and empty nesters who think ... More

Living with Alzheimer'sManaging Memory Loss, Identity, and Illness

Living with Alzheimer's: Managing Memory Loss, Identity, and Illness

Renée L. Beard

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479800117
eISBN:
9781479855377
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800117.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Alzheimer’s is ubiquitous. Stories of the heart-wrenching drudgery of care giving, escalating incidence rates, and the new path to a cure just around the corner are everywhere. Yet we rarely see or ... More

Understanding Eyewitness MemoryTheory and Applications

Understanding Eyewitness Memory: Theory and Applications

Sean M. Lane and Kate A. Houston

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479842513
eISBN:
9781479886333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479842513.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

To greater and lesser degrees, we rely on our memories to give us an accurate portrayal of the past. The potential consequences of failing to live up to this ideal are minimal in many circumstances ... More

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