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International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Queensland University of Technology 2202-8005 The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is an open access, blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes critical research about challenges confronting criminal justice systems around the world.  The Journal is committed to democratising quality knowledge production and dissemination. Authors retain copyright and articles are licenced via Creative Commons to make published articles more readily available and useable. There are no APCs (Article Processing Charges). Authors can submit and publish at no cost.

Online First

Online First, the immediate online publication of selected accepted papers as soon as the authors have returned the corrected proofs.

As each paper is ready for publication, it will be published Online First. Contributions published Online First are citable by journal title and DOI. The production phase includes journal layout and quality assurance activities. When the next scheduled issue is complete, the Online First manuscript becomes part of that issue and will no longer appear on the Online First page.

Please cite appropriately when referencing.

Online First July 2020

Can the Subaltern Speak in Criminology? Analysing the Production of Knowledge on Crimes of the Powerful in the 21st Century through Latin American Postcolonial Lenses

Amalia Valdés-Riesco

Doing Marginalized Motherhood: Identities and Practices among Incarcerated Women in Mexico

Sveinung Sandberg, Carolina Agoff, Gustavo Fondevila

Is Prevention Better than Cure? The Ever-increasing Criminalisation of Acts Preparatory to an Offence in Spain

Alberto Alonso Rimo

Living Behind Symbolic and Concrete Barriers of Total Institutions: Reflections on the Transition Between a Domestic Symbolic Patriarchal Imprisonment and a Co-Governed, State-Sponsored Incarceration in Perú

Lucia Bracco Bruce


Online First June 2020

Planting Hate Speech to Harvest Hatred: How Does Political Hate Speech Fuel Hate Crimes in Turkey?

Barbara Perry, Davut Akca, Fatih Karakus,Mehmet F Bastug


Online First May 2020

#Notallcops: Exploring ‘Rotten Apple’ Narratives In Media Reporting of Lush’s 2018 ‘Spycops’ Undercover Policing Campaign

Nathan Stephens Griffin


Silent Voices, Hidden Stories: A Review of Sexual Assault (Non)Disclosure Literature, Emerging Issues, and Call to Action

Anna Gjika, Alison J Marganski


Online First April 2020

Corporate Greenwashing and Canada Goose: Exploring the Legitimacy–Aesthetic Nexus

James Gacek

The Kilwa Massacre: Critical Analysis for a Southern Criminology

Kim Lah and Anthony Collins


Online First March 2020

Discursive Chains: How Prison Becomes Real and Chains Identity Movements for a Sex Offender

Elena Faccio, Matteo Mazzucato and Antonio Iudici