Josie Taylor


Senior Commissioning Editor
Criminology & Socio-Legal Studies


Josie has been with Palgrave Macmillan since 2013, first working on professional business and finance titles and now on criminology and socio-legal studies. She is interested in a wide range of topics, particularly cutting-edge, critical, global topics including: youth justice, gender, mental health, green criminology, terrorism, policing, hate studies, cybercrime, race and crime, human rights, and prisons.

Book Series

Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology

Critical Criminological Perspectives

Crime Prevention and Security Management

Palgrave's Critical Policing Studies

Palgrave Studies in Race, Ethnicity, Indigeneity and Criminal Justice

Palgrave Studies in Cybercrime and Cybersecurity

Palgrave Socio-Legal Studies

Palgrave Studies in Victims and Victimology

Palgrave Hate Studies

Palgrave Studies in Crime, Media and Culture

Palgrave Pioneers in Criminology

Palgrave's Frontiers in Criminology Theory

Palgrave Studies in Green Criminology

Palgrave Advances in Criminology and Criminal Justice in Asia

Palgrave Histories of Policing and Punishment

Transnational Crime, Crime Control and Security

Palgrave Studies in Risk, Crime and Society

Palgrave Studies in Compromise after Conflict

Palgrave Critical Studies in Human Rights and Criminology

Palgrave Advances in Sex Work Studies