Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SOC3121: Policy Analysis in Criminology

This module descriptor refers to the 2024/5 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

McDowell, M.G. & Fernandez, L.A. (2018) ‘Disband, Disempower, and Disarm’: Amplifying the Theory and Practice of Police Abolition’ Critical Criminology 26: 373

Martin Innes, A ‘Mirror’ and a ‘Motor’: Researching and Reforming Policing in an Age of Austerity, Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2010, Pages 127–134

Wolf, B and De Angelis, J (2011) ‘Tasers, Accountability, and Less Lethal Force: Keying in on the Contentious Construction of Police Electroshock Weapons’ International Journal of Criminology and Sociological Theory 4 (2): 657-673