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Dr Karen Evans Ph.D

Senior Lecturer Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology

    Publications

    2019

    Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance? (Book)

    Walklate, S., & Evans, K. (n.d.). Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance?. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780429426698

    DOI: 10.4324/9780429426698

    2017

    Discovering 'the enemy within': The state, fear and criminology (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2017). Discovering 'the enemy within': The state, fear and criminology. In The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime (pp. 236-250). doi:10.4324/9781315651781

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315651781

    War and Peace: Is Militarisation the New Norm? (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2017). War and Peace: Is Militarisation the New Norm?. In Social Censure and Critical Criminology (pp. 275-301). Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1057/978-1-349-95221-2_10

    DOI: 10.1057/978-1-349-95221-2_10

    Gender Responsive Justice (Book)

    Evans, K. (2017). Gender Responsive Justice. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315231310

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315231310

    Crime Prevention and Community Safety (Chapter)

    Crawford, A., & Evans, K. (2017). Crime Prevention and Community Safety. In A. Liebling, S. Maruna, & L. McAra (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Criminology (pp. 797-824). Oxford University Press. Retrieved from https://global.oup.com/

    2015

    drug mules: women in the international cocaine trade (Journal article)

    Evans, K. (2015). drug mules: women in the international cocaine trade. Feminist Review, 111(1), e25-e26. doi:10.1057/fr.2015.42

    DOI: 10.1057/fr.2015.42

    Community and the Problem of Crime (Book)

    Evans, K. (2015). Community and the Problem of Crime. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315796543

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315796543

    2013

    Women in the Criminal Justice System â?? One Step Forward, More Steps Back (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (n.d.). Women in the Criminal Justice System â?? One Step Forward, More Steps Back. In Controversies in Policy Research. Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1057/9780230390836.0008

    DOI: 10.1057/9780230390836.0008

    Re-Thinking Community in the Digital Age? (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2013). Re-Thinking Community in the Digital Age?. In Digital Sociology (pp. 79-94). Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1057/9781137297792_6

    DOI: 10.1057/9781137297792_6

    Women in the Criminal Justice System - One Step Forward, More Steps Back (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2013). Women in the Criminal Justice System - One Step Forward, More Steps Back. In Controversies in Policy Research (pp. 57-77). Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1057/9780230390836_4

    DOI: 10.1057/9780230390836_4

    2012

    Crime Prevention and Community Safety (Chapter)

    Crawford, A., & Evans, K. (2012). Crime Prevention and Community Safety. In The Oxford Handbook of Criminology (pp. 769-805). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/he/9780199590278.003.0026

    DOI: 10.1093/he/9780199590278.003.0026

    2011

    Crime Prevention: A Critical Introduction (Journal article)

    Clancey, G. (2011). Crime Prevention: A Critical Introduction. AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF CRIMINOLOGY, 44(3), 446-449. doi:10.1177/0004865811420027b

    DOI: 10.1177/0004865811420027b

    Final Report for UK Borders Agency Museum: Immigration. (Report)

    Evans, K., Frost, D., & Hancock, L. (2011). Final Report for UK Borders Agency Museum: Immigration.. Liverpool: UK Border Agency Museum (Unpublished).

    The Corston Report: Reading Even Further Between the Lines (Journal article)

    Evans, K., & Walklate, S. (2011). The Corston Report: Reading Even Further Between the Lines. Prison Services Journal March, 194.

    Welfare Not Warfare. The Continuing Struggle For A Gender-Responsive Criminal Justice' (Journal article)

    Evans, K. (2011). Welfare Not Warfare. The Continuing Struggle For A Gender-Responsive Criminal Justice'. Amsterdam Law Forum. Retrieved from http://ojs.ubvu.vu.nl/alf/article/view/211/396

    2010

    Conditional cautions: Evaluation of the women specific condition pilot (Report)

    Easton, H., Silvestri, M., Evans, K., Matthews, R., & Walklate, S. (2010). Conditional cautions: Evaluation of the women specific condition pilot. London: Ministry of Justice. Retrieved from http://www.justice.gov.uk/

    Crime Prevention: A critical introduction (Book)

    Evans, K. (2010). Crime Prevention: A critical introduction. London: Sage.

    Justice, Community and Civil Society: A contested terrain (Journal article)

    Shapland, J. (2010). Justice, Community and Civil Society: A contested terrain. Unknown Journal, 10(4), 417-418.

    Rioting in the Uk and France: A Comparative Analysis (Journal article)

    Waddington, D., Jobard, F., & King, M. (2010). Rioting in the Uk and France: A Comparative Analysis. Unknown Journal, 39(03), 501-503.

    2008

    Gender and Crime (Book)

    Evans, K., & Jamieson, J. (Eds.) (2008). Gender and Crime. Milton Keynes, Berkshire: Open University Press, McGraw Hill.

    2007

    Education in Palestine (Journal article)

    Evans, K., & Garside, S. (2007). Education in Palestine. Asian Leader, 00.

    Entry on Gangs (Chapter)

    Evans, K. F. (2007). Entry on Gangs. In B. Goldson (Ed.), Dictionary of Youth Justice (pp. 00). Cullompton: Willan.

    Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City (Journal article)

    Sanders, B. (2007). Youth Crime and Youth Culture in the Inner City. Unknown Journal, 7(3), 253-255.

    2006

    Entry on "Community" (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2006). Entry on "Community". In A. J. Scholte, & R. Robertson (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Globalization (pp. 2). London and New York: Routledge.

    Studying Society: The Essentials (Book)

    Evans, K., & King, D. (2006). Studying Society: The Essentials. London and New York: Routledge.

    2005

    Studying Society (Book)

    Evans, K., & King, D. (n.d.). Studying Society. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203001868

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203001868

    2004

    Maintaining Community in the Information Age (Book)

    Evans, K. F. (2004). Maintaining Community in the Information Age. Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1057/9780230006201

    DOI: 10.1057/9780230006201

    Maintaining Community in the Information Age: The importance of trust, locality and situated knowledge (Book)

    Evans, K. (2004). Maintaining Community in the Information Age: The importance of trust, locality and situated knowledge. Basingstoke: Palgrave/MacMillan.

    The Significance of Virtual Communities (Journal article)

    Evans, K. (2004). The Significance of Virtual Communities. The Journal of Social Issues. Special issue on 'The Futures of Community'. Retrieved from http://www.whb.co.uk/socialissues/vol2ke.htm

    2003

    The Contemporary City: A Critical Perspective (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2003). The Contemporary City: A Critical Perspective. In Reinventing the City? (pp. 23-35). Liverpool University Press. doi:10.5949/liverpool/9780853237976.003.0002

    DOI: 10.5949/liverpool/9780853237976.003.0002

    Communities and Victimisation (Chapter)

    Evans, K., & Fraser, P. (2003). Communities and Victimisation. In P. Davies, P. Francis, & V. Jupp (Eds.), 'Understanding Victimisation: Theory, Research, Policy' (pp. 80-100). London: MacMillan.

    The Fellas: Overcoming Prison and Addiction (Journal article)

    Terry, C. (2003). The Fellas: Overcoming Prison and Addiction. Unknown Journal, 3(2).

    2002

    A Tale Of Two Cities Global Change, Local Feeling and Everday Life in the North of England (Book)

    Evans, K., Fraser, P., & Taylor, I. (2002). A Tale Of Two Cities Global Change, Local Feeling and Everday Life in the North of England. Routledge.

    Crime Control Partnerships: who do we trust? (Journal article)

    Evans, K. (2002). Crime Control Partnerships: who do we trust?. Criminal Justice Matters, 50(1), 12-13. doi:10.1080/09627250208553408

    DOI: 10.1080/09627250208553408

    Introducing Information and Communication Technologies into Marginalised Neighbourhoods - an exploration of the Digital Divide (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Evans, K. (2002). Introducing Information and Communication Technologies into Marginalised Neighbourhoods - an exploration of the Digital Divide. (PhD Thesis, The University of Salford).

    Out of Control - Community Responses to Crime (Chapter)

    Evans, K. (2002). Out of Control - Community Responses to Crime. In A. Boran (Ed.), Crime - Fear or Fascination? (pp. 143-153). Chester: Chester Academic Press.

    1999

    Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance? Police and Community Talk about Crime in High-Crime Areas (Journal article)

    Walklate, S., & Evans, K. (1999). Zero Tolerance or Community Tolerance? Police and Community Talk about Crime in High-Crime Areas. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 1(1), 11-24. doi:10.1057/palgrave.cpcs.8140002

    DOI: 10.1057/palgrave.cpcs.8140002

    1998

    Community Safety in High-Crime Neighbourhoods - A View From the Street (Chapter)

    Evans, K. F. (1998). Community Safety in High-Crime Neighbourhoods - A View From the Street. In A. Marlow, & J. Pitts (Eds.), Planning Safer Communities. Lyme Regis: :Russell House Publishing.

    1996

    Difference in the City: Locating Marginal Use of Public Space (Chapter)

    Evans, K., & Fraser, P. (1996). Difference in the City: Locating Marginal Use of Public Space. In The Social Construction of Social Policy (pp. 109-125). Palgrave Macmillan UK. doi:10.1007/978-1-349-24545-1_7

    DOI: 10.1007/978-1-349-24545-1_7

    Whom Can You Trust? The Politics of ‘Grassing’ on an Inner City Housing Estate (Journal article)

    Evans, K., Fraser, P., & Walklate, S. (1996). Whom Can You Trust? The Politics of ‘Grassing’ on an Inner City Housing Estate. The Sociological Review, 44(3), 361-380. doi:10.1111/j.1467-954x.1996.tb00428.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-954x.1996.tb00428.x

    1995

    Going to Town: routine accommodations and routine anxieties in respect of public space and public facilities in two cities in the north of England (Chapter)

    Evans, K. F., Fraser, P., & Taylor, I. (1995). Going to Town: routine accommodations and routine anxieties in respect of public space and public facilities in two cities in the north of England. In S. Edgell, S. Walklate, & G. Williams (Eds.), Debating the future of the public sphere transforming the public and private domains in free market societies (pp. 177-198). Aldershot: Avebury.

    1994

    TENANT CONTROL, HOUSING COOPERATIVES AND GOVERNMENT POLICY (Journal article)

    FOLEY, B., & EVANS, K. (1994). TENANT CONTROL, HOUSING COOPERATIVES AND GOVERNMENT POLICY. LOCAL GOVERNMENT STUDIES, 20(3), 392-411. doi:10.1080/03003939408433736

    DOI: 10.1080/03003939408433736

    1989

    The Measurement of Public Attitude to Abortion (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Evans, K. F. (1989). The Measurement of Public Attitude to Abortion.

    1986

    Ghetto-Building: Racism and Housing Policy since the second world war (Other)

    Evans, K. F. (1986). Ghetto-Building: Racism and Housing Policy since the second world war.