Professor Ben Bowling studies crime, criminal justice, policing and community safety. His recent work examines the extension of police power beyond the boundaries of the nation state and the practical, political, ethical and legal problems that arise. His recent work on fairness, effectiveness and police accountability in the local, national and transnational spheres has been published in the Modern Law Review, Criminal Law Review, Criminology and Criminal Justice and Theoretical Criminology.
Professor Bowling has been at King’s since 1999 and was previously Assistant Professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (City University of New York), Senior Research Officer in the Home Office and lecturer at the University of Cambridge Institute of Criminology. He has been a visiting professor at the University of the West Indies and at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
- Criminology & Criminal Justice
- Public Law
- Case Study Research Methods (Doctoral Training Centre)
Professor Bowling's research interests are in the subjects of criminology; criminal justice; policing; crime control; racism and discrimination.
See Professor Bowling's Research Portal profile for full details of his research.
Bowling, B., Reiner, R. & Sheptycki, J. W. E., 4 Jun 2019, 5 ed. Oxford University Press. 376 p. Research output: Book/Report - Book
Bowling, B. & Iyer, S., Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Law in Context. 15, 2, p. 140-161 22 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1744552319000089
Bowling, B. & Ross, J., 13 Mar 2008, In : Criminal Justice Matters. 65, 1, p. 12-13 2 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Comment/debate. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1080/09627250608553013
Phillips, C. & Bowling, B., 13 Mar 2008, In : Criminal Justice Matters. 67, 1, p. 20-21 2 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Comment/debate. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1080/09627250708553206
Bowling, B., Phillips, C., Campbell, A. & Docking, M., 5 Apr 2005, Racism and Public Policy. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 117-145 29 p. Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230554986
Bowling, B., 22 Sep 2011, What is Criminology?. Oxford University Press Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571826.003.0025
Bowling, B., May 2018, In : POLICING AND SOCIETY. 28, 5, p. 1-4 4 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1080/10439463.2018.1473978
Bowling, B., Marks, A. & Keenan, C., Jul 2017, The Oxford Handbook of Law, Regulation and Technology. Brownsword, R., Scotford, E. & Yeung, K. (eds.). Oxford Univerity Press; Oxford, 27 p. Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding - Chapter. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199680832.013.32
Bowling, B. & Westenra, S., 1 Jun 2018, In : THEORETICAL CRIMINOLOGY. 21 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Article. DOIs: https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1362480618774034
Bowling, B. & Sheptycki, J., 2016, In : European Journal of Policing Studies. 3, 2, p. 116-134 19 p. Research output: Contribution to journal - Article