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- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00
This three-volume work covers the field of criminology in eight parts and provides comprehensive, accurate, and streamlined information. The prevailing social- scientific model for understanding international criminology characterizes the entire work. Volume 1 examines the fundamentals of criminology. more...
- NOLO 2013; US$ 44.99
Demystify criminal law. Criminal law can be a maze of conflicting principles, strange jargon, and confusing procedures. Professor Paul Bergman unravels the mysteries with an engaging plain English style that incorporates real life examples, famous films, and entertaining hypotheticals. From arraignment through sentencing, from "abuse excuse" to vigilante,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 99.95
" ? this is an outstanding practical overview of human trafficking and a must for those beginning in that field as one of the books that integrates the needs of many into one. ? clear, concise, practical in use, practitioner-friendly." ? Kim Derry, Retired Deputy Chief of Police, Toronto Police, Chair of FBINAA World-Wide Human Trafficking Coordination... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 16.95
A significant barrier to successful juvenile intervention is misconduct committed against juveniles by the persons employed to help them. Professional Misconduct with Juveniles explores the nature of employee-on-youth misconduct, its extent, its consequences, factors that increase its occurrence, and potential solutions to the problem. Obviously,... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 76.00
Examines the theoretical and practical implications of using criminal law as a tool for protecting public health. more...
- OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 98.99
Based on an interdisciplinary conference held at the University of Cambridge in May 2012, Legitimacy and Criminal Justice: An International Exploration brings together internationally renowned scholars from a range of disciplines including criminology, international relations, sociology and political science to examine the meaning of legitimacy and... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95
This book explores the ways language is used by the professional legal community for the communication of its main business - the negotiation of justice - in todays globalized world. The volume addresses three main aspects of language use in the negotiation of justice. Beginning with the legal contexts of litigation, arbitration and mediation,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 144.95
The contributions in this volume pay homage to Zenon Bankowski, with a focus on problems concerning laws normalization and the revitalizing force of anxiety. Ranging from political critique to methodological issues and from the role of human rights in development to the role of parables and analogy in legal reasoning, the contributions themselves... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 89.95
A rich examination of the neglect and abuses occurring to women in correctional facilities, Women, Incarceration, and Human Rights Violations draws upon a wealth of case studies from around the world and class action law suits to shed light on covert abuse such sexual or physical abuse, as well as overt abuse such as the denial... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 159.95
U.S. Supreme Court justices are studied publicly, but scant attention is generally paid to the judges who function daily in other courts of the world. Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe assembles a collection of interviews conducted by international scholars and researchers. It provides an insider?s perspective of how... more...